International Students

Lehman Hall

International Graduate Students Petition Harvard for More Resources

The petition calls on Dench and GSAS administrators to hire ESL tutors at the school’s Writing Center, among other requests.

Widener Library

Three Harvard Affiliates Win International Rhodes Scholarships

Michael Liu ’19, Olga Romanova ’19, and T. Mattea  Mrkusic ’17 have been named Harvard’s three newest international Rhodes scholars.

Study Abroad Event

Student Advisers Encourage Students of Color to Study Abroad

The Office of International Education’s student advisers shared their experiences studying abroad as people of color Thursday evening.

On Campus

Typhoon Mangkhut Hits International Students' Homes

As Typhoon Mangkhut — so far labeled the most powerful storm of the year — struck Southeast Asia, Harvard students checked in with loved ones back home.

John Kasich at IOP

Students at HKS Petition for More International Speakers

The students requested that HKS replace John Kasich as the main addressee or add another speaker to the commencement program who better international students.

Admissions Office

Harvard Sees Increase in International Applications

Harvard College has seen an 8.9 percent increase in international applicants while other universities have observed their applications from foreign students fall.

Faust at 2021 Convocation
Central Administration

Faust Meets with Lawmakers in Washington about Higher Ed Act, Immigration

Faust traveled to D.C. last week to meet with Democratic lawmakers about the “deep concerns” she has about reauthorization of the Higher Ed Act and immigration laws.

GSAS's Dudley House

Bucking National Trend, GSAS Sees 2 Percent Increase in Int'l Applications

Harvard's Graduate School of Arts and Sciences saw a 2 percent increase in applications from abroad this year, despite a national drop in international applicants.


Trump’s TPS Changes Could Affect Dozens at Harvard

Dozens of Harvard affiliates remain uncertain about their futures after government officials announced changes to the Temporary Protected Status program this month.

University President Drew G. Faust
Central Administration

Faust Joins University Presidents’ Alliance Defending Undocumented Students

University President Drew G. Faust joined over two dozen university presidents to form a coalition to support undocumented and international students on U.S. campuses.

Mass Hall, Fall 2017

Two Harvard Seniors Win International Rhodes Scholarships

Harvard seniors Terrens Muradzikwa ’18 and Mandela Patrick ’18 will continue their studies abroad at Oxford as international Rhodes Scholars.

Student Life

Military Takeover Stokes Uncertainty For Zimbabwean Students

“My mom had to tell me to go to sleep,” Muradzikwa said. “I was awake until around 4 a.m. trying to keep up to date with the rally that was going on. And my mom was like, ‘no, you need to sleep.’”

It's Harvard's World

Harvard Without Borders

As the presidential search committee combs the world for Faust's successor, some say that Harvard’s potential as a global university should weigh heavily on their minds.

H.E. Gerard Araud

Worldwide Week Showcases Harvard's Global Footprint

The Office of the Vice Provost for International Affairs worked with Harvard schools, research centers, academic departments, and student organizations to host internationally-minded events throughout the week.

Harvard International Office
Harvard in the World

Visa Service Suspension Threatens Turkish Scholars

After the U.S. and Turkish governments announced they would stop issuing most visitor visas, some are worried that Turkish scholars may be barred from coming to the country.