International Students

Barbara Lewis
Student Life

Harvard Counseling and Mental Health Services Hires Eight New Counselors

Five new counselors joined the University’s Counseling and Mental Health Services this semester, bringing the total number of new counselors this year to eight.

Sai Shanthanand S. Rajagopal
Student Jobs

Harvard Senior Runs for Parliament in Canada on Environmental Platform

Rajagopal is currently running against five other candidates, including the incumbent from the Liberal Party, Kyle Lamoureux.

Office of Career Services
Office of Career Services

OCS Provides New Tool To Aid International Students in U.S. Job Search

The Harvard Office of Career Services launched a new online platform that helps international students find jobs in the United States and aids American students in locating jobs abroad earlier this month.

Office of Career Services
Office of Career Services

Office of Career Services

The Office of Career Services, at 54 Dunster St., is starting to use Interstride to aid international students in job searches.


Harvard International Students Report Visa Delays Under Trump Administration

Some international students at Harvard report confronting additional hurdles in visa processing under Trump administration policies, complicating their efforts to get to campus, study abroad, and work over the summer.

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Harvard Affiliates Rally for Abolish ICE Movement

Roughly 100 Harvard affiliates protested in front of Memorial Church on Thursday night, calling for the abolition of the United States Immigration and Customs Enforcement.

University Hall

Freshman Previously Denied Entry to the United States Arrives at Harvard

Harvard freshman Ismail B. Ajjawi ’23, who United States border officials turned away ten days ago, arrived on campus Monday in time for the start of classes Tuesday.

University Hall

Student Groups Petition in Support of Incoming Freshman Denied Entry to U.S.

More than 20 Harvard student groups co-signed an online petition calling for the admission of Ismail B. Ajjawi ’23 to the United States after he was turned away by immigration officials last Friday.

University Hall

Incoming Harvard Freshman Deported After Visa Revoked

U.S. officials deported Ismail B. Ajjawi '23, a 17-year-old Palestinian resident of Tyre, Lebanon, Friday night shortly after he arrived at Boston Logan International Airport.

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.

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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.