What We Do

Advocating for immigrant justice through clinical education, legal representation, litigation, and community outreach.


HIRCP provides high-quality, pro-bono representation to the Harvard community and Greater Boston.


Clinical students learn immigration law through hands-on experience at HIRCP.


HIRCP engages in high-profile advocacy and litigation.

Latest News

BREAKING: Advocates File Civil Rights Complaint on Behalf of Detained Immigrants Against Plymouth County Correctional Facility

  Advocates from the Boston Immigration Justice Accompaniment Network (BIJAN), Prisoners’ Legal Services of Massachusetts (PLSMA), Massachusetts Law Reform Institute, MIRA Coalition, New Haven Legal Assistance Association, Harvard Immigration and[…]

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25 Million Sparks

Join us in welcoming back Andrew Leon Hanna (HLS alum, Forbes 30 Under 30 social entrepreneur, Stanford Knight-Hennessy Scholar) for a special lunchtime book talk. A Financial Times Best Book of the Year, 25 Million Sparks: The Untold[…]

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Join the #WelcomeWithDignity campaign in a rally outside of the White House to protest President Biden's asylum ban and protect asylum rights. Thursday, February 23rd 12pm EST Lafayette Square Park

Biden Asylum Updates

The Harvard Immigration and Refugee Clinical Program (HIRCP) strongly opposes the Biden administration’s proposed rule announced February 21, 2023, which will impose a sweeping new ban on asylum for many[…]

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