Summer Courses

Are you a college student, a professional seeking advancement, or an international student interested in studying at Harvard for the summer? At Harvard Summer School you'll find more than 300 open-enrollment courses, offered in either a seven-week session or a three-week session.

Course sessions

  • Seven-week session: June 18–August 6, 2016
  • Three-week session I: June 18–July 8, 2016
  • Three-week session II: July 10–July 29, 2016

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      If you are a current high school student, you can experience summer at Harvard through either our seven-week Secondary School Program or our two-week Pre-College Program.

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