The International Student Orientation takes place in Emerson Hall.

This event provides an opportunity for new international GSAS students to learn about resources at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences and Harvard University, while connecting with current international students and hearing about their experiences in GSAS.

8:00 a.m — 9:00 a.m.

Registration
Emerson Hall, Harvard Yard

8:30 a.m — 9:00 a.m.

Breakfast
Foyer, Emerson Hall, Harvard Yard

9:00 a.m — 10:00 a.m.

​Welcome Remarks and Resources for International Students
Room 105, Emerson Hall, Harvard Yard

Resource overview about studying, living, and working at Harvard and in the United States.

10:20 a.m — 12:00 p.m.

​Break Out Sessions
Rooms 101, 105, 108, 210, Emerson Hall, Harvard Yard 

Student Life
Current GSAS students will discuss their experiences and answer questions.

Sexual and Gender-Based Harassment and Discrimination
Discussion facilitated by GSAS Title IX coordinators and staff from the Office of Sexual Assault Prevention and Response.