Payment and Funding

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Harvard College students

Harvard College students are eligible to apply for funding through the Office of Career Services (OCS) if they have not previously received Harvard funding for an international experience lasting four weeks or longer, as well as a variety of centers on campus. All Harvard Summer School study abroad programs qualify for funding through the OCS Funding Application for Harvard Summer School Study Abroad Programs.

Consult the Harvard College Funding Sources Database for more information on all sources of funding. Consider dropping in for information on summer international experiences (including funding) Monday through Friday, from 2 to 4 pm, at OCS beginning November 4.

Deadlines. The OCS Funding Application for Harvard Summer School Study Abroad Programs is a separate application and is also due January 30, 2014, at OCS (54 Dunster Street). Note that the OCS Funding Application must be delivered in-person to OCS by January 30.

Also see the Harvard College Financial Aid Office summer school page for information about loan assistance.

For more information

Contact the Summer Funding Team in the Office of Career Services with any questions about funding for Harvard Summer School Study Abroad Programs.

Students at other schools

Assistance for students at other Harvard University schools may be available through the financial aid offices of individual schools.

Students enrolled at other institutions should consult their financial aid offices.

Payment deadlines and amounts

For those admitted to a study abroad program, a nonrefundable deposit must be received by March 14 to secure a place in the program.

Payment in full is due in by May 19.

Deposit amounts

Submitting payments

Harvard Summer School online services allows accepted students to make deposits and full payments with a valid credit card. Deposit amounts will be listed on this page. Harvard College students who receive funding (from OCS and other centers on campus) will see awards posted to their student account in early April. If you are not a Harvard College student and you expect to receive outside funding, please contact the Summer School Student Financial Services Office.

If payment cannot be made online, students can also mail payment, along with a completed study abroad payment form, to:

Student Financial Services
Harvard Summer School
51 Brattle Street
Cambridge, MA 02138

Phone: (617) 495-4293

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