How do I pay my admissions application fee?

Frequently Asked Questions


The $85 admissions application processing fee can be paid online through the online application system (either the Common Application or the Coalition Application, Powered by Scoir). Please note that the Common Application and Coalition Application, Powered by Scoir, websites are operated independently, and their respective offices are better able to assist you with specific logistical issues you may encounter while submitting the application forms or your fee through their sites.

You may also send a check drawn on a US bank in US dollars to: Harvard College Admissions 86 Brattle Street Cambridge, MA 02138.  Please be sure to write the name and date of birth of the applicant on the check.

We are committed to making the application process accessible for all students. If the admissions application fee presents a hardship for you or your family, the fee will be waived. You can request a fee waiver. Please follow these instructions to learn how to get your fee waived.