Calendar

Seven-week session

June 20–August 8, 2020

The dates in this calendar apply to students registered for courses that meet during our seven-week session. Please note, we have removed deadlines that are no longer applicable toward your fully online summer experience.

High school students: see the Secondary School Program calendar or the Harvard Pre-College Program calendar for dates that apply to you.

Course registration begins
Register early for best choice of courses. You must pay your balance in full by the payment deadline. If you do not, you risk being dropped from all courses and waitlists.
Monday, March 2, 9 am
Full payment deadline
Pay your balance in full by this date. If you do not, you risk being dropped from all courses and waitlists. Registration with immediate full payment remains open through June 18.
Monday, May 18
Accessibility services request deadline Monday, May 18
Memorial Day
Offices closed
Monday, May 25
English proficiency requirement deadline Thursday, June 11
Course registration deadline
Last day to register for summer courses. Late registration is not permitted after this date.
Thursday, June 18
Course change period
For registered students only
Friday, June 19-Wednesday, June 24
Classes begin
Begin attending and participating in online classes from the first class meeting.
Monday, June 22
Course changes deadline Wednesday,
June 24
Course drop and withdrawal deadlines:  
Last day to drop courses for 100% tuition refund Wednesday,
June 24
Last day to drop courses for 50% tuition refund Wednesday,
July 1
Last day to withdraw from courses for no tuition refund
Course on record with WD (withdrawal) grade
Friday, July 24
Independence Day (observed)
No classes; offices closed
Friday, July 3
Final exams and last class meetings Monday, August 3–Friday, August 7
Session ends Friday, August 7
Grades available online Tuesday,
August 18
Last day to make up EXT grades
Instructor may set earlier due date.
Friday,
September 4

Three-week session I

June 20-July 10, 2020

The dates in this calendar apply to students registered for courses that meet during the first of our intensive three-week sessions. Please note, we have removed deadlines that are no longer applicable toward your fully online summer experience.

High school students: see the Secondary School Program calendar or the Harvard Pre-College Program calendar for dates that apply to you.

Course registration begins
Register early for best choice of courses.
Monday, March 2
Full payment deadline
Pay your balance in full by this date. If you do not, you risk being dropped from all courses and waitlists. Registration with immediate full payment remains open through June 18.
Monday, May 18
Accessibility services request deadline Monday, May 18
Memorial Day
Offices closed
Monday, May 25
English proficiency requirement deadline Thursday, June 11
Course registration deadline
Last day to register for summer courses. Late registration is not permitted after this date.
Thursday, June 18
Course change period
For registered students only
Friday, June 19-Wednesday June 24,
Classes begin
Begin attending and participating in online classes from the first class meeting.
Monday, June 22
Course changes deadline Wednesday,
June 24
Course drop and withdrawal deadlines:  
Last day to drop courses for 100% tuition refund Wednesday,
June 24
Last day to withdraw from courses for no tuition refund
Course on record with WD (withdrawal) grade
Thursday, July 2
Independence Day (observed)
No classes; offices closed
Friday, July 3
Final exams and last class meetings Thursday, July 9
Session ends Thursday, July 9
Grades available online Tuesday, July 21
Last day to make up EXT grades
Instructor may set earlier due date.
Friday, July 24

Three-week session II

July 13– July 31, 2020

The dates in this calendar apply to students registered for courses that meet during the second of our intensive three-week sessions. Please note, we have removed deadlines that are no longer applicable toward your fully online summer experience.

High school students: see the Secondary School Program calendar or the Harvard Pre-College Program calendar for dates that apply to you.

Course registration begins
Register early for best choice of courses.
Monday, March 2
Full payment deadline
Pay your balance in full by this date. If you do not, you risk being dropped from all courses and waitlists. Registration with immediate full payment remains open through June 18.
Monday, May 18
Accessibility services request deadline Monday, May 18
Memorial Day
Offices closed
Monday, May 25
English proficiency requirement deadline Thursday, June 11
Course registration deadline
Last day to register for summer courses. Late registration is not permitted after this date.
Thursday, June 18
Course change period
For registered students only
Friday, June 19-Wednesday, July 15
Classes begin
Begin attending and participating in online classes from the first class meeting.
Monday, July 13
Course changes deadline Wednesday,
July 15
Course drop and withdrawal deadlines:  
Last day to drop courses for 100% tuition refund Wednesday,
July 15
Last day to withdraw from courses for no tuition refund
Course on record with WD (withdrawal) grade
Thursday, July 23
Independence Day (observed)
No classes; offices closed
Friday, July 3
Final exams and last class meetings Thursday, July 30
Session ends Thursday, July 30
Grades available online Tuesday, August 11
Last day to make up EXT grades
Instructor may set earlier due date.
Friday, August 14

All deadlines are the dates by which materials must be submitted online or received at 51 Brattle Street.

Harvard Summer School offices at 51 Brattle Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts, are open Monday through Friday, 9 am to 5 pm eastern time. 

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