Academics and Program Policies

Academics form the foundation of Harvard T.H Chan School of Public Health experience. To help students make the most of their academic experience, this section provides important information on programs and requirements, the School’s policies for class attendance and grading, and the final examination policy.

Independent Studies and Research Courses
Core-Course Requirements
Class Attendance
Harvard Chan School Grading System
Grade Changes
Grade Notification
Final Examination Policy Absence Policy  
Religious Holidays Absence Policy
Inclement Weather Policy
State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA)
Policy on Patents
University Access to Electronic Information
Policy on Computing and IT