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Pre-admission advising is available to registered students. Schedule an individual appointment, join other students in advisors’ virtual office hours, or watch informational videos to learn more about our programs and admissions process.

Why Apply

Not sure? Our Why Apply page can help you decide.


Admissions advisors are available to help you as you progress through your Harvard Extension School admission courses and prepare your application for admission. 

You should be registered in a course or have completed at least one course to make an admissions advising appointment. Otherwise, please email and an enrollment specialist will assist you.

To make an appointment with an admissions advisor, log in to Online Services, select Degree Program Admissions/Admission Advising Appointment, choose your academic program, and follow the prompts. 

Virtual Office Hours

No appointment necessary! Online office hours allow you to drop in at any point during the session to ask your questions. See upcoming dates and join. Prior to attending, we recommend viewing our informational videos below, which are designed to answer many student questions.

Informational Videos

Prepare for your appointment or virtual office hour visit by watching our series of short, informational videos, beginning with an overview of Harvard Extension School and the types of advising we offer students from their first inquiry to graduation. 

You can also learn specific information about the undergraduate degree program or any of the graduate degree fields by clicking on their links below.

Welcome to Harvard Extension School

Admissions Overview on Advising

Admissions Overview on Degree Candidate Benefits and Graduation

Admissions Overview on Information for International Students

Admission Videos By Program

Undergraduate Degree (ALB)

Undergraduate Degree Program

Graduate Degree (ALM)

Biotechnology Fields
Business Fields
Global Development Practice
Liberal Arts Fields
Mathematics for Teaching
Museum Studies
Technology Fields