The Ombudsman Office has Moved!

Please come visit us at our new location, 44R Brattle Street, 117-118 effective April 12, 2016. This is the green house directly behind Harvest Restaurant, accessible via the inner walkway from both Brattle and Mount Auburn Streets. Ramp access is via Mifflin Place: to the right of Fed Ex, off Mount Auburn Street, and behind our building.

Entry 44R Brattle St.


The Ombudsman Office is an independent, neutral and confidential place for visitors to discuss their academic and workplace issues and concerns. Our office is informal, assures confidentiality, and is independent of University administration. The office is open to Harvard ID holders: faculty, fellows, staff, students and retirees.

Contact the Ombudsman

University Ombudsman Office

We have moved! 
44R Brattle St., 117-118
Cambridge, MA 02138 

Contact: Lydia Cummings, Ombudsman

Telephone: 617-495-7748

Please note that the security of electronic communication cannot be guaranteed.  Calling our confidential line is the most secure communication method.

Longwood Ombuds Office
For these affiliates:
Harvard Medical School
Harvard School of Dental Medicine
Harvard T.H.Chan School of Public Health
Contact: Melissa Brodrick, Ombuds
Telephone: 617-432-4041