Visiting Harvard

We hope you're able to visit Harvard during the time your student is here. From move-in day to commencement, families are encouraged to watch their student flourish and grow on campus. Here are a few helpful links for visiting Harvard:

Financial Aid

Current Family Resources

Harvard College's Parent and Family Engagement Office in the Dean of Students Office coordinates a variety of opportunities for you to engage with your student and the life of the College by offering on-campus events, publications and communications and connections to campus resources.

In close partnership with our network of dedicated parent ambassadors, the Harvard College Fund Parent Engagement Programs office convenes and fosters an engaged, supportive community of Harvard parents around the world.

Other useful links:

Residential Programs and Services

The goal of the residential system at Harvard College is to make every student feel at home, whether they are from across the country or across the globe. We aim to help every student feel safe and supported during their four years at Harvard. Here are some useful links about residential life, safety, and support: