What's New

May 21, 2018

On May 24th, the HIO will be closed from 11:30 am to 1:30 pm for Commencement activities. The office will re-open at 1:30 pm. ...

May 3, 2018

Congratulations graduating class!  As you get ready to graduate please reach out to your HIO advisor with any immigration related questions. If you plan to work in the U.S. using your F-1 OPT or ...

May 3, 2018

As you get ready for your summer outside the U.S. please check to make sure that you have all the required immigration documents in order to return to the U.S. in the fall. Please check the Travel section of this site for general requirements. If at any point you realized that you either forgot to take with you one of the required docuemnts or forgot to get a travel signature on your I-20 or ...

Personal Stories

I have met amazing people that make feel like at home. It is surprising to meet new people of different nationalities, backgrounds, and cultures that share similar experiences and ambitions than mine. That helps me to get along easily with them.

Eduardo Peláez - Peru - Graduate School of Design

Every moment I spent at Harvard so far has been beautiful and it still feels unreal.It is great to be part of Harvard’s intellectually engaging community and every day spent here is an inspiration.

Ana-Maria Constantin - Romania - Harvard College2016

Represented at Harvard this year

International population over time

International population this year