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Harvard University Short-term Study Abroad
Cambridge MA, United States (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Winter (Jul)
This program is currently not accepting applications.
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Restrictions: Sydney applicants only
Program Details:
Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
Agreement Scope:
Arts and Social Sciences, Business, Science
Short-term Type:
Short-term Duration:
4-7 weeks
Program Description:

Harvard University Short-term Study Abroad
Harvard Summer School

United States - Harvard University - campus
Location Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
Program dates
Course Sessions

Seven-week session: June 17 – August 5, 2017*
Three-week session II: July 9 – July 28, 2017

IMPORTANT: Program dates conflict with the Semester 1 2017 examination period ( 19 June - 1 July 2017). Before booking this program, students must ensure that they do not have any exams for semester 1 or will have completed their assessments/exams by 17 June 2017.

Program end dates impact on Semester 2 2017 lectures (commencing on Monday 31 July 2017). Students must ensure they adhere to their individual attendance requirements for all units of study at the University of Sydney. No special consideration will be given by the faculty for assessment extensions or deferred exams because of their late commencement. If you are unsure of the requirements of your University of Sydney course please consult your faculty. Special permission may be required in some circumstances.
Application deadline 15 May 2017
Program description At Harvard Summer School you'll find more than 300 open-enrolment courses, offered in either a seven-week session or a three-week session. Study with some of the brightest minds and most esteemed academics.

List of subjects
  • Arts, humanities, & social sciences
  • Business
  • Computer science, math, and engineering
  • Foreign languages & literatures
  • Sciences
  • Writing & journalism
Language Classes are instructed in English.
Eligibility criteria Please refer to the Harvard Summer School website for full eligibility criteria here.
Host Academic Credit US 4 credits (3-week program) / US 8 credits (7-week program)
University of Sydney
Academic Credit
You will be emailed credit application instructions for your faculty once you have expressed interest in this program with the form linked at the bottom of this page. Please allow 1-2 weeks for this information to be sent through.
Fees and funding

2017 Tuition fee  
  • Three Week Session - USD $3,050 (AUD $3990)
  • Six Week Session - USD $6,100 (AUD $7980)
For a full list of fees and inclusions, please see here

  • Housing (room and board) for seven-week session - US $5500
  • Housing (room and board) for three-week session - US $2775

Additional Fees
There is also a US $50 registration fee and the US $200 Summer School deposit. The registration fee is nonrefundable. The deposit is applied towards your total Summer School charges and refundable according to the course drop and housing cancellation refund policies here.

Additional costs (not included in program fee): Airfare, travel, personal expenses and additional travel.

OS-HELP loans may be available to eligible students enrolled in a Commonwealth supported place where the program is approved for credit prior to departure. Application required.
Contact for more information Harvard Summer School
Enrollment Services
Phone: +1 (617) 495-4024

Sydney Global Mobility
The University of Sydney

This program is currently not accepting applications.