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Our Enrollment Services team, predegree & admissions advisors, certificate offering advisors, and degree program academic as well as research advisors are here to help guide you through enrollment, program application, certificate completion, and degree earning.

Just Getting Started?

If you are just starting your journey at Harvard Extension School, our Enrollment Services team can answer your questions. Contact Enrollment Services at (617) 495-4024 (Monday – Friday 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. ET) or via email at for assistance with getting started here at HES.

Preparing to Apply to a Degree Program?

Predegree & admissions advisors are available to help as you progress through your Harvard Extension School degree courses for admission and prepare to submit your application.

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

To make an advising appointment, log in to MyDCE and open the navigation menu by selecting the three black lines next to the Harvard shield at the top of the screen. Choose “Predegree Advising & Admissions” from the menu and then scroll to the Appointment Scheduler.

If you don’t see an option to choose “Predegree Advising & Admissions” as part of your MyDCE menu, email us with a request to add it. The office is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern Time, excluding holidays.

Pursuing a Certificate?

The Certificate Program offers weekly Open Virtual Office Hours for students to drop in and ask questions. Visit the site for dates and more information, or email them at for graduate certificates and for undergraduate certificates.

Premedical Program Prospect or Participant?

Contact the Premedical Program Office: (617)

Already an Admitted Undergraduate (ALB) or Graduate (ALM) Degree Candidate?

Academic and Research Advising

Our team of advisors is here to support you during your entire degree-earning journey. Log in to MyDCE and click on ALB/ALM Community to connect to the Degree Candidate Portal, where you can schedule an in-person, phone, or web-conference appointment with your assigned academic or research advisor.

Career Advisor for Admitted Degree Candidates

For career counseling, you can with a member of the Mignone Center for Career Success. Visit career services to learn how to schedule an appointment via Crimson Careers.

Academic Support for Admitted Degree Candidates

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) at Harvard University provides subject-matter tutoring and individual academic coaching to a limited number of degree candidates. For more information, please review the ARC Information and Referral Form.