What's New

May 8, 2016

The new STEM OPT rule imposes significant new obligations on employers as well as students and their schools. Harvard administrators may refer to the Administrator Guide section of this web site to get more detailed information. For questions, please reach out to your ...

April 30, 2016

On March 11, 2016, the Department of Homeland Security published a final rule allowing certain F-1 students who receive science, technology, engineering, and mathematics ( ...

April 29, 2016

The HIO continues to work with the University Financial Services Office as well as the Office of Government and Community Affairs on the problems with 2014 tax returns filed with 1042S forms.  It is very  important to respond to IRS notices.  Please see the UFS website for more information as well as a letter that can be used to respond to the IRS.  The HIO will be sending ...

Personal Stories

It is not a wild generalization that everyone I meet around campus is pursuing something that is outside my limits of comprehension

Stefan StanojevicSerbiaGraduate School of Design

Every moment I spent at Harvard so far has been beautiful and it still feels unreal.It is great to be part of Harvard’s intellectually engaging community and every day spent here is an inspiration.

Ana-Maria ConstantinRomaniaHarvard College2016

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International population over time

International population this year