GradFest Plant Giveaway

Hosted by the Graduate Commons Program &
The Harvard Graduate Council

Registration is Open! 

Need a pick me up in October? The first 600 graduate students (300 per location)

to register and arrive at the pickup locations listed below will receive a potted plant to brighten up their space! The dates and times for pick up are as follows! 

  • 10/6 - 12 pm - 1:30 pm ET -  Smith Campus Center |  Mt. Auburn Room (2nd Floor) - FULL

  • 10/13 - 12 pm - 1:30 pm ET - Longwood Campus | Countway Library | Community Garden - FULL

If you are unable to register, graduate student walk-ins are welcome to come between 1:30 - 2 pm ET each session to grab unclaimed plants (while supplies last).

Due to the limited inventory, we ask graduate students to sign up for 1 giveaway during the month of October. 

Houseplants are FREE to all current Harvard Graduate Students.  

Questions? Please email 


Register to Win!

Ready to win GradFest prizes in October 2021? GradFest is partnering with The Harvard Shop & The Coop to give away Harvard prizes to graduate students. Prizes will include Harvard hats, water bottles, and more! Including a Grand Prize  -  one Harvard Diploma Frame. All winners will be announced at the end of the month!  COMPLETE THE FORM HERE


Graduate Students can sign up here starting at 8 am ET on October 4th. The form closes at 5 pm on October 19th. You may submit one form for each GradFest event you participate in (e.g., one submission for attending the Harvard vs. MIT Trivia, one submission for viewing/participating in virtual family yoga, etc.). The more you attend & participate, the more chances you have to win the Grand PRIZE!!! You must be a current Harvard University graduate student to win. Winners will receive an email notification at the end of October with steps to claim their prize. Questions? Email

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