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October 18, 2016

The Congressionally mandated Diversity Visa Lottery makes a limited amount of permanent resident visas available annually, drawn from random selection among all entries to persons who meet strict eligibility requirements from countries with low rates of immigration to the United States. Click here for information regarding the Diversity Visa Lottery.

The Diversity Visa Lottery for this year will be open from October 4, 2016 until November 7, 2016. ...

October 17, 2016

The HIO is located in the Smith Campus Center which is currently undergoing extensive construction and renovation.  The entrance to the Smith Campus Center is located on Massachusetts Avenue and will be marked to indicate where you should enter the building.  Have your passport available to check in with the building security personnel before you head up to HIO on the 8th floor.  ...

May 8, 2016

The new STEM OPT rule imposes significant new obligations on employers as well as students and their schools. Harvard administrators may refer to the Administrator Guide section of this web site to get more detailed information. For questions, please reach out to your ...

Personal Stories

The student body here is without a doubt the best part of Harvard and a huge factor in how much I’ve learned.

Joel BatemanNew ZealandHarvard College

I met an incredible and very diverse group of people, from all over the world who taught me so many things at so many levels.  So I think in that sense, coming to Harvard makes you a truly global citizen

Mariano Gomez LuqueArgentinaGraduate School of Design

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International population over time

International population this year