Thank you for your interest in applying to the Harvard Graduate School of Design.

The Office of Admissions will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday from November 24 – 28. We will reopen on Monday, November 29. Harvard University and our office also will be closed for the winter holiday, December 20 – January 2.

Our application for fall 2022 is open. Apply here

The GSD offers a dynamic setting for the exchange of ideas across the fields of architecture, landscape architecture, urban planning and design, and design studies—united in the pursuit of a more just, coherent, and beautiful world.

You are welcome to attend our virtual information sessions, hosted weekly by Admissions staff. We also encourage you to explore the GSD through student work and the pages below to learn more about our degree programs, application requirements, student life, and financial aid.

Introduce yourself

Applying to the GSD

Inside the GSD