What's New

August 15, 2017

From Monday, August 14th to Monday, August 28th, the HIO will remain open to the public from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm in order to accommodate the large number of newly arrived international students and scholars. New international students and scholars must register with the HIO immediately upon arrival. New international students are not permitted to register for classes without first registering with the HIO. The HIO will resume its regular office hours (9:00 am to 3:00 pm) on Tuesday, August 29th. ...

July 24, 2017

U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will resume premium processing for certain cap-exempt H-1B petitions effective immediately.  The H-1B ...

Personal Stories

I feel like there is a lot to learn and imbibe from people due to the vast diversity in the background, culture and personalities and also because the international folklore is quite large.  Hence, every other person I meet on campus has an amazing story to tell and an interesting background to share.

Sukanya PunthambakerIndiaHarvard Medical School

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

Represented at Harvard this year

International population over time

International population this year