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May 3, 2018

Congratulations graduating class!  As you get ready to graduate please reach out to your HIO advisor with any immigration related questions. If you plan to work in the U.S. using your F-1 OPT or ...

May 3, 2018

As you get ready for your summer outside the U.S. please check to make sure that you have all the required immigration documents in order to return to the U.S. in the fall. Please check the Travel section of this site for general requirements. If at any point you realize that you forgot to take with you one of the required documents or forgot to get a travel signature on your I-20 or ...

April 2, 2018

On March 23, 2018, the Student and Exchange Visitor Program (SEVP) will launch the SEVP Portal for F-1 students participating in post-completion optional practical training ( ...

Personal Stories

Harvard is truly a transforming place. Since coming to Harvard, I have experienced tremendous growth and maturity in my academic, professional, and social life.

Frank Blibo - Ghana - GSAS

I have found it easier and quicker to learn about anything, whether academic or nonacademic, by asking the people around me about it rather than looking up the information online or in books. Therefore my advice to new international students would be to really utilize people around them as resources.

Billy Koech - Kenya - Harvard College

Represented at Harvard this year

International population over time

International population this year