What's New

May 26, 2015

The HIO walk-in advising hours will be extended on Tuesday, May 26th through Thursday, May 28th until 5:00PM. ...

April 23, 2015

Congratulations, Class of 2015! F-1 students graduating in May and not working in the U.S. afterwards may remain in the U.S. during the 60 day grace period starting from May 28th. J-1 students have a grace period of 30 days starting from May 28th. During the grace period students may remain in the U.S. but may not leave and reenter the U.S. in F or J status. Students are not permitted to be employed during the grace period.

Returning F and J students must get a ...

February 22, 2015

If you are an F-1 student and plan to work in the U.S. after graduation or just for the summer, it is time to apply for Optional Practical Training (OPT). ...

Personal Stories

It is always interesting when you realize how 'international' Boston is.

Danstan BagendaUgandaSchool of Public Health

Boston, as a city of immigrants, shares the same values and outlook as my Greek birthplace. Strolling along the Charles River or enjoying the sea breeze at the Boston harbor transports me back home.

Eurydice GeorganteliGreeceGSAS

Represented at Harvard this year

International population over time

International population this year