Summer Courses for Adult and College Students
2019 course listings will be online in January
Sign Up for 2019 Updates
We’ll post new course and program information in January. If you join our email list, we’ll contact you when the information is live.
June 22–August 10, 2019
3-week session I:
June 22–July 12, 2019
3-week session II:
July 14–August 2, 2019
Spark your intellectual curiosity and expand your skills in an intensive summer course. Whether you are an undergraduate student or a working professional, you can take advantage of Harvard’s exceptional faculty and campus resources.
With more than 300 open-enrollment courses in over 60 subjects, Harvard Summer School can help you discover your passion and achieve your academic and professional goals.
Browse Courses from Last Year
The courses for 2019 will be posted in mid-January. Until then, we invite you to browse last summer's catalog.
What you can expect at Harvard Summer School
Learn from Harvard faculty and industry experts.
Choose from flexible study options, including online and on-campus classes.
Build your network among a global community of learners.
Access Harvard’s renowned libraries, museums, and computer labs.
Interested in joining us this summer?
Sign up for our email list to receive updates on 2019 courses and registration.
Harvard Extension School Students
If you're looking for summer courses that apply toward a degree or certificate, the Extension School course catalog includes options to search for Summer School courses. Visit our Harvard Extension Students page
Harvard College Students
Most summer courses count toward your degree if taken for credit after matriculating at Harvard College. There are some exceptions, so be sure to read our Harvard College student guidelines
Learn more about requirements for obtaining a student visa to attend Harvard Summer School on our international student guidelines page