Information to Help Your Child Succeed
As the parent of a current or prospective Harvard College student, you may have many questions about your child’s education, extracurriculars, and overall experience. From our extensive financial aid program to where and when family weekends are happening, here you will find plenty of information to help you navigate Harvard College.
If you have additional questions, please feel free to contact us by email anytime.
Parent & family-specific information
- Freshman Dean’s Office Parent Information
- Alcohol and Other Drug Services: A Guide for Parents
- Freshman and Junior Family Weekends
- Parents Fund
Tuition and financial aid
College services and information
Residential programs and services
- Harvard Student Agencies (for care packages, dorm furniture, and refrigerators)
- Shuttle Services
- Escort Program
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.