International Student Advising

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    Welcome Class of 2024!

    We are so excited to meet you and be part of your Harvard experience.

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    All are welcome!

    The OIE welcomes anyone who identifies as an international student or has spent significant time living abroad.

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    Send us your questions!

    Reach out to our advising team year-round at

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    Virtual Advising

    Visit us during daily Zoom drop-ins or request an appointment at

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    Advising Hub

    Our advising team will help you navigate practical, academic, co-curricular, and extracurricular matters.

In light of the recent FAS Announcement about Fall 2020, and the DHS/ICE Press Release issued on July 6, 2020, we hosted a webinar for International Students on Wednesday, July 8. The recording is available here. Please also reach out to the OIE at and review our international student FAQ page found on the OIE website.


Study Away


Class of 2024, join the Academic Resource Center for virtual First-Year Fridays now through August 7 at 9am and 12pm ET. Register here

First-Year Fridays are an informal place to ask questions about academic life at Harvard. Sessions are led by academic coaches from the ARC, all of whom have deep roots in the Harvard community as former students, instructors, and program leaders.

Office Hours

Monday - Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET

Zoom Drop-In Hours 
Monday - Friday 
2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET

Request a virtual appointment at