Getting Started

Follow the steps below to get started using your Harvard Alumni Card.

Harvard Alumni Card Rates

For a more detailed walkthrough please visit  First Time Login Help 




Harvard Alumni Card Activation

Follow the instructions included with your Harvard Alumni Card to activate your account.



Harvard Alumni Card Online

Click the login button above to activate your online account from Harvard University Employees Credit Union. You will need your HUECU member number, which you can find in the welcome letter you received from the Credit Union.





Once logged in to online banking, you’ll see all accounts associated with your Credit Union 

Harvard Card View Account

membership. For more information on your Harvard Alumni Card, including detailed transaction and statement history, plus access to Harvard Alumni Card Rewards, click on the My Credit Card tab.

NOTE: The first time you access the system, you will need your Harvard Alumni Card number.


Harvard Alumni Card Rewards

Within the My Credit Card tool, you can also access the Harvard Alumni Card Rewards center where you can redeem and manage your points.

Follow the steps below to start using your Harvard Alumni Card Rewards.


Click on the Rewards button located on the right of the Card Center screen to see a quick snapshot of your current points total. Harvard Alumni Card Reward


To access the full Rewards center, where you can redeem points and browse all the Harvard Alumni Card Rewards offerings, click the Rewards button.Harvard Card Rewards


Inside the Harvard Alumni Card Rewards Center, you will see your current points total displayed at the top right of the screen.Harvard Card Rewards Center

From here you can find exciting travel options and premium merchandise (including Harvard only items) as well as cash back redemption options and more.


CASH BACKHarvard Alumni Card Cash Back

To take advantage of the Cash Back options that come with your Harvard Alumni card, click on the Cash option in the main navigation.

You have two options for cash redemption: use your points to make a payment to your current Harvard Alumni Card balance or redeem your points for cash to be deposited directly into your HUECU Savings Account.

You are eligible to earn $1 cash back for every $100 you spend and redemptions can be made in increments of $50.

TRAVELHarvard Alumni Card Travel

Click on Travel in the main navigation to be directed to the expanded travel rewards center. From here, you can book any flight, hotel, cruise or car rental, with no restrictions, blackout dates or limitations.

HARVARD ONLY REWARDSHarvard Alumni Card Merchandise

Not only does The Harvard Alumni Card give you elite travel rewards and high value cardholder benefits such as no annual fee and no foreign transaction fees, it also offers rewards exclusive to Harvard University.

To redeem your points for Harvard Only Items, click Merchandise in the main navigation, then click on Shop Harvard in the secondary navigation that displays near the top middle of the page.
Harvard Only Items include gift cards to the Harvard COOP and the famous Harvard Chair. You can choose the original design Harvard Chair or a contemporary version, which features a higher 

Harvard Alumni Gift Cards

seatback and contoured seat.



The Harvard Alumni Card and Harvard Alumni Card Rewards are offered by the Harvard Alumni Association in partnership with the Harvard University Employees Credit Union.