Registration and Preparing for Arrival
How to enroll at Harvard Summer School
Program for high school students
College and adult student course enrollment
Most Summer School courses are open without application to college students from Harvard and other institutions, and to adult learners.
Register for Harvard Summer School courses with full payment and $200 late fee through June 27. Most courses are open enrollment. But some programs and courses require application or have prerequisites.
Enrollment is limited in some courses, so register early.
Study abroad programs
More than 20 study abroad programs offer credit-based study options around the world. Each program has distinct application requirements and deadlines (most deadlines are in late January).
English language courses
The Institute for English Language Programs (IEL) offers courses for students who want to learn the English language.
- International students: see the enrollment and visa guidelines.
- Students whose native language is not English: start preparing now to meet the English proficiency requirement.
Arrival and Opening Weekend
During Opening Weekend, June 22 and 23, you move into housing if living on campus, check in, get your ID card, and learn about activities and resources. Full information about Opening Weekend is available in the arrival guide.