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Robert Fitta
Advertising Director

Abby Shepard
New England Advertising Manager

Gretchen Bostrom
Classifieds Advertising Manager

National Advertising

A national buy gives advertisers the opportunity to reach 245,000 alumni, faculty, and staff of Harvard University.

Staying Connected

Harvard Magazine is the most trusted means for alumni to stay connected to the University and each other.

  • Harvard Magazine readers spend an average of 59 minutes with each issue of their magazine
  • 87% say their Harvard Magazine is important to them
  • 79% say that it is the primary way they stay connected to Harvard
  • 68% read it as soon as it arrives in their mailbox

Source: 2011 Reader Survey


Harvard Magazine is the
Right Environment for Your Brand

Harvard Magazine readers:

  • Median HHI: $205,719
  • Median Net Worth: $1,246,273
  • Median Value Principal Residence: $591,590
  • 91% own their own Principal Residence

Source: 2014 Ipsos/Mendelsohn Affluent Survey

Advertising Packages

We create custom, targeted marketing packages to suit our advertising partners' needs and budgets. Print advertisers may also receive added-value incentives such as online ad placement and promotional e-mail space ads as part of their media package. Click to learn more about our digital products.


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Competitive Snapshot

How Harvard Magazine compares with other national titles

Detailed Demographics

Information about our audience, their leisure pursuits, and travel and spending habits

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