Refund Policy

The Harvard Shop Guarantee

Our return policy is simple and straightforward: we value your business and support and we will do everything we can to make sure that you are completely satisfied with your purchase! 

For all returns and exchanges, please send your purchase back to:

The Harvard Shop


67 Mount Auburn Street
Cambridge, MA02138


Refunds (if applicable)

Once your return is received and inspected, we will send you an email to notify you that we have received your returned item. We will also notify you of the approval or rejection of your refund.

If you are approved, then your refund will be processed, and a credit will automatically be applied to your credit card or original method of payment, within a certain amount of days. Please note that Custom Order Group merchandise is not able to be refunded or exchanged, due to the nature of the items.

You will be responsible for paying for your own shipping costs for returning your item. Shipping costs are non-refundable.

If you are shipping an item over $75, you should consider using a trackable shipping service or purchasing shipping insurance. We don’t guarantee that we will receive your returned item.

Late or missing refunds (if applicable)
If you haven’t received a refund yet, first check your bank account again.
Then contact your credit card company, it may take some time before your refund is officially posted.
Next contact your bank. There is often some processing time before a refund is posted.
If you’ve done all of this and you still have not received your refund yet, please contact us at

Sale items (if applicable)
Only regular priced items may be refunded, unfortunately sale items cannot be refunded.

Exchanges (if applicable)

Exchanges can only be made 2 weeks after the product(s) is received.

Products can only be exchanged by size and/or color.

We only replace items if they are defective or damaged (our fault).  If we receive the product in worse condition then we sent it out, then we will be unable to exchange the item.

Depending on where you live, the time it may take for your exchanged product to reach you, may vary.

If the item was marked as a gift when purchased and shipped directly to you, we will send a refund to the gift giver and he will find out about your return.

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