Note – The eCommons platform and several associated applications are unavailable or have performance issues. Visit the eCommons Outage Status Page on the HMS IT website for the latest updates.

HMS accounts (eCommons ID) are automatically created for those with Harvard IDs issued by Harvard Medical School, Harvard School of Dental Medicine, Harvard School of Public Health. Faculty and staff based at HMS-affiliated hospitals also qualify for an eCommons account.

Before using an HMS account, it must be registered.

To register your HMS account, download the Duo Mobile app, then contact HMS IT by phone at 617-432-2000 or by email at