Harvard University

Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States of America

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Harvard is the oldest institution of higher education in the United States, established in 1636 by vote of the Great and General Court of the Massachusetts Bay Colony.About 2,400 faculty members and more than 10,400 academic appointments in affiliated teaching hospitalsMore than 371,000 living alumni, over 279,000 in the U.S., and over 59,000 in some 202 other countries.48 Nobel Laureates, 32 heads of state, 48 Pulitzer Prize winnersThe Harvard Library—the largest academic library in the world—includes 20.4 million volumes, 180,000 serial titles, an estimated 400 million manuscript items, 10 million photographs, 124 million archived web pages, and 5.4 terabytes of born-digital archives and manuscripts. Access to this rich collection is provided by nearly 800 library staff members who operate more than 70..  more »

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Admission Criteria & Eligibility

All freshman applicants—both international and U.S. candidates—must complete the Common Application, the Universal College Application, or the Coalition Application along with the required supplements. You will need to submit:

  • Common Application, Coalition Application, or Universal College Application
  • Harvard College Questions for the Common Application, Coalition Application, or the Universal College Application Harvard supplement
  • $75 fee (or request a fee waiver)
  • ACT or SAT (with or without writing)
  • 2 SAT Subject Tests

Majors Offered

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Undergraduate Courses
Course Name Duration Fees Links
History of Art and Architecture 3Years -- Admission



Total scholarships
Institute and various trusts offer scholarships for courses at this institution. We have found 44 scholarships applicable to courses at this institution.
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Deadlines for Applications

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Fall Important Dates

January 1, 2018
Deadline for submission of Regular Decision and Regular Action application
March 1, 2018
Deadline to apply for financial aid for all applicants
March 31, 2018
Decision notification for all applications (late March)
May 1, 2018
Deadline for submission of Early Action and Early Financial Aid Application
December 15, 2018
Last date for accepting admission offer for all applications
December 15, 2018
Decision notification for Early Action applications (mid December)

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Questions & Answers

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Contact Info

Agassiz House Radcliffe Yard
5 James Street Cambridge
Cambridge, Massachusetts
MA 02138
United States of America
Phone: +1-617-495-1551
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