Harvard University

Address:
Massachusetts Hall, Cambridge, MA 02138
Phone:
617-495-1000
Website:
http://www.harvard.edu/
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About Harvard University

Harvard University is classified as a doctoral-granting university with very high research activity. This very large four-year institution has an estimated annual full-time enrollment of 10,000 students or more. At least 80% of degree-seeking students are enrolled full time, and at least half of undergrads reside on campus. This institution awards 80% of its bachelor’s degrees within the arts and sciences fields. Graduate degrees are available in at least half of the fields available to undergraduate majors, and the school awards research doctorate degrees in the sciences, humanities, social sciences, and medical fields. Professional degree offerings may also be available within other health professions or in other professional fields. According to data for fall enrollment, at least 80% of undergraduates are enrolled full-time. Transfer students make up fewer than 20% of entering undergraduates. Enrollment data shows that both graduates and undergraduates are enrolled at this institution, with graduate students making up of the full time student body.

School Information

General Information

Student Body SizeUndergraduate10,257
 Graduate17,394
 Total27,651
GenderFemale52%
 Male48%
Student Age% Under 2537%
 % 25 and Over41%
 % Age Unknown22%
Attendance Type% Full-time72%
 % Part-time28%
Race/Ethnicity% White45.2%
 % Black5.9%
 % Asian12.6%
 % Latino5.3%
 % Native American0.5%
 % Race Unknown11.3%
 % International student19%
Student ServicesCareer CounselingYes
 Student Employment ServicesYes
 Graduate Placement ServicesYes
 Study AbroadYes
 Day CareYes
Religious AffiliationNO
Campus setting
Intitution typePrivate
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Academic Information

Art-Related Areas of StudyArchitecture
Art Degrees OfferedMasters Degree
 Doctoral Degree
Distance Learning Available
Calendar SystemSemester

Admissions Information

Open AdmissionNo
ApplicantsTotal30,489
 % Admitted7%
 % Admitted Who Enrolled76%
Application RequirementsHigh School GPA
 High School TranscriptRequired
 High School RankingRecommended
 College Prep CoursesRecommended
 Letter of RecommendationRequired
 Demonstration of CompetenciesNeither required nor recommended
 Admissions ExaminationRequired
 Test of English as a Foreign Language (International Students)Neither required nor recommended
Standardized Tests% of Applicants Submitting SAT91%
 % of Applicants Submitting ACT32%
Admitted Student SAT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 SAT Critical Reading / 800800 / 800
 SAT Writing710 / 800800 / 800
 SAT Math700 / 800790 / 800
Admitted Student ACT Scores 25th Percentile75th Percentile
 ACT Composite31 / 3634 / 36
 ACT English32 / 3635
 ACT Writing8 / 1210 / 12
 ACT Math31 / 3635 / 36

Tuition and Financial Aid

Tuition & FeesUndergraduate Application Fee$75
 Graduate Application Fee$105
 In-State Tuition & Fees$38,415
 Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$38,415
Financial Aid% Undergraduates with Financial Aid81%
 % Undergraduates with Loans10%
 % Undergraduates with Grants66%
 Average Undergraduate Financial Aid Award$ 0
Other CostsBooks and Supplies (Estimated)$1,000
 Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$12,308
 Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$0
 On-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$2,227
 Off-Campus Living Expenses (Estimated)$0
 Living with Family, Living Expenses (Estimated)$0

Neighborhood Data for the Cambridge Area

Median Age31.2
Median Household Income$69,017
Total Population104,322
Age/Gender % Men % Women
 Total48.6% 51.4%
 Age 0-948.9%51.1%
 Age 10-1753.4%46.6%
 Age 18-2448.8%51.2%
 Age 25-2951.8%48.2%
 Age 30-3951.9%48.1%
 40+46.7%53.3%
Race/Ethnicity% White68.0%
 % Black11.6%
 % Asian13.7%
 % Latino7.2%
 % Native American0.3%
 % Pacific Islander0.1%
 % Indian (South Asia)3.1%

Housing

On Campus Housing ProvidedYes
Meal Plan ProvidedYes, number of meals in the maximum meal plan offered
Typical On-Campus Room and Board Cost$12,308
Off-Campus Room and Board Cost (Estimated)$0
Median Rent (Rental Units of Any Size)$1,449
Rental Price Distribution StudioOne BedroomTwo Bedroom
 Under $50015.7%14.6%4.5%
 $500 to $74910.4%4.4%0.0%
 $750 to $9996.2%4.5%9.3%
 Over $100067.7%76.5%78.3%
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