Appendix A: Abbreviations

The following abbreviations are used throughout this Handbook:

ALICE – Accessible Link to Information on Classes and Enrollment
AUD – Audit
AV – Audio Visual
BAPHP – Boston Area Public Health Professional
BCBS – Blue Cross/Blue Shield Insurance
BIO – Biostatistics
CAD – Committee on Admissions and Degrees
CEP – Committee on Educational Policy
CLE – Clinical Effectiveness
DBS – Division of Biological Sciences
DPH – Doctor of Public Health
DS – Doctor of Science
EH – Environmental Health
EPI – Epidemiology
FAS – Faculty of Arts and Sciences
FERPA – Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974
FT – Full-Time
FWS – Federal Work Study
FXB РFran̤ois-Xavier Bagnoud Building
GCD – Genetics and Complex Diseases
GHP – Global Health and Population (formerly Population and International Health)
GSAS – Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
GSD – Graduate School of Design
GSE – Graduate School of Education
HBS – Harvard Business School
HDS – Harvard Dental School
HIO – Harvard International Office
HKS – Harvard Kennedy School
HLS – Harvard Law School
HLC – Harvard Longwood Campus
HMS – Harvard Medical School
HPM – Health Policy and Management
HSCF – Health Sciences Computing Facility
HSPH – Harvard School of Public Health
HUH – Harvard University Housing
HUHS – Harvard University Health Services
HUSHP – Harvard University Student Health Program
ICF – Instructional Computing Facility
ID – Interdepartmental
IID – Immunology and Infectious Diseases
MOH – Master of Occupational Health
MPH – Master of Public Health
MPP – Monthly Payment Plan
MS – Master of Science
NUT – Nutrition
OSA – Office for Student Affairs
ORD – Ordinal
OSFS – Office of Student Financial Services
OTD – Office of Technology Development
P/F – Pass/Fail
PT – Part-Time
SBS – Social and Behavioral Sciences (formerly Society, Human Development, and Health)
SHF – Student Health Fee
SHIP – Student Health Insurance Plan
TAP – Tuition Assistance Plan
XREG – Cross-Registration