Wallpaper and Cover Photos

Download photos featuring scenes from around Harvard University. Jump to desktop wallpapers, iOS device wallpapers, or Facebook cover photos.

Please enjoy these photos and use them for desktop backgrounds and social media cover images—but do not use them for any commercial purpose, or to incorrectly imply any sponsorship by Harvard. You can find more photos and information about image usage on our Photos and Multimedia page.

Desktop Backgrounds

Click on the thumbnail, then save the image. Set the image as your desktop background using instructions for Windows or Apple computers.

January

Snowy gate to Harvard Yard

February

Sander

March

Cambridge Skyline

April

Bookshelf desktop wallpaper

May

Harvard Commencement

June

Fountain

July

Harvard College wall

August

Sunflowers

September

Apples

October

John Harvard statue

November

Fall foliage in Harvard Yard

December

John Harvard statue covered in snow


iOS Device Wallpapers

To set as wallpaper: Tap the link for your device below the image. Touch and hold the image, then select “Save Image” from the list of options. Locate the “Settings” icon and open “Brightness and Wallpaper.” Select “Wallpaper,” then select “Saved Images,” and select the image.

Wallpapers

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Social Media Cover Photos

Please enjoy these photos and use them for your cover image on Facebook, Twitter, and anywhere else—but not for any commercial purpose, or to incorrectly imply any sponsorship by Harvard. View instructions for updating your Facebook cover photo.

Weld boathouse

Memorial Church

Commencement 2012

Veritas Shield

Sunken Garden at Radcliffe Yard