Connect Your Students with Harvard
The Admissions Committee considers counselors as invaluable colleagues and partners in the college selection and application process. Thank you for all that you do on behalf of your students.
Direct students to this site as they explore their college options in order to help them determine if Harvard is the right fit for their academic and extracurricular interests. Share information about our generous financial aid programs and affordability efforts, which make the cost of attending Harvard comparable to flagship state universities for 90 percent of American families. Help your students navigate the application process and meet application and financial aid deadlines.
If you have specific questions, need additional information, or would like to speak with the Admissions Officer who covers your area, we hope you will contact us.
- Counselors’ Request for Information Form
- Fall 2016 Counselor Newsletter (PDF)
- Harvard Summer Institute on College Admissions
Application information for guiding students
- Application Requirements
- Application Statistics
- Application Timeline
- Course Selection
- What We Look For
Facts About Financial Aid
Amount that parents making less than $65,000 are expected to contribute.
Ninety percent of American families would pay the same or less to send their children to Harvard as they would a state school.