For a complete list of important dates throughout the year, please refer to the GSD Academic Calendar.

 

March

  • Mid-March: Harvard ID number and instructions for obtaining HarvardKey sent out
  • March 30: One HARVARD Networking Reception
  • Late March/Early April: Information regarding Harvard emails sent out

April

  • April 4: Open House
  • April 5: Open House
  • April 6: Brunch at the GSD
  • April 8: New York Reception
  • April 15: Decision form and enrollment deposit due
  • April 22: Prerequisite Approval Forms due
  • April 29: English for Design Waiver Forms due

May

  • May 1:
    • Prerequisite Enrollment Confirmation Forms due
    • Financial Certification Form for international students due
    • Harvard Housing Application Deadlines

June

  • June 14:
    • Immunization Forms due
    • Architecture Core Prep registration deadline

July

  • July 1: Deadline for all students with international degrees (except Canadian degrees) to submit documents to WES.
  • July 8: Start of English for Design
  • Mid-July: Fall term bill sent by email
  • July 28: Earliest date international students can enter US on new student visa.
  • July 31: Student Health Insurance Waiver Deadline

August

  • August 1:
    • Final transcripts due
    • MUP software portfolio due
  • Mid-August: Fall tuition due
  • August 13-24: Arch Core Prep Workshop
  • August 15: Prerequisite final transcripts due
  • August 12-23:
    • MAUD/MLAUD Pre-Term Workshop
  • August 19-23:
    • MLA Pre-Term Workshop
    • MDE Pre-Term Workshop
    • MUP Pre-Term Workshop

August 26: Start of Orientation

September

  • September 3: First day of classes/Course registration opens