At Newly-Admitted Students’ Day, you can learn about your program, student life, and housing options. You can tour Dudley House (the GSAS student center), visit the residence halls, meet GSAS student leaders, and attend a reception with faculty and the GSAS deans at Loeb House. Our staff is eager to welcome you to campus and share information that will assist you with your transition to Harvard.


1:00 — 2:00 p.m.

Dudley House Lobby, Lehman Hall, Harvard Yard

1:15 p.m.

Tour of Dudley House (to be repeated at 3:15)
Join staff for a tour of Dudley House, the GSAS graduate student center

2:00 p.m.

GSAS Student Life Panel
Harvard Hall, Room 104, Harvard Yard
Panelists will provide an overview of student life.

Program starts promptly at 2:00pm

3:00 p.m.

Resource Fair
Dudley House Main Dining Room, Lehman Hall
Meet Representatives from key university offices that support GSAS students

3:15 p.m. 

Tour of Dudley House (repeated from 1:15)
Join staff for a tour of Dudley House, the GSAS graduate student center

4:00 p.m.

Housing Panel
Maxwell Dworkin Hall, Room G115

4:30 p.m.


Tour of the GSAS Residence Halls
Departs from Maxwell Dworkin Hall, G115
Tour the on-campus residence halls, guided by staff of the GSAS Office for Residential Life

5:00 p.m.

Dean's Reception
Loeb House, 17 Quincy Street
Hosted by the GSAS Deans and faculty

6:30 p.m.


Dine at Dudley
Dudley House Main Dining Room, Lehman Hall
Complimentary dinner and the opportunity to meet student leaders and learn about graduate student groups

7:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.


Harvard Graduate Women in Science and Engineering (HGWISE) Dessert Reception
Dudley House Common Room, second floor, Lehman Hall
A special event organized by HGWISE and sponsored by GSAS. Come meet graduate women in Harvard’s science and engineering departments, discuss graduate student life at Harvard. RSVP to