The School offers degree and non-degree program options during the summer, which starts in June and ends in August. Most summer programs take place during July and August.
|June Session||Summer (includes Summer I and Summer II)|
|Summer I||Summer II|
Newly admitted degree students who enroll in Summer II courses must also enroll in Summer I courses. Students taking Summer II courses will need to complete their Summer II enrollment by the add/drop/change deadline for Summer I. Returning degree students are not required to enroll in both Summer I and Summer II courses, however, returning students only enrolling in Summer II courses must complete their Summer II enrollment by the Summer I add/drop/change deadline.
Students completing the MPH-65 Program are not eligible to enroll in summer courses. Cross-registration and auditing are not permitted during the summer.
For information about applying to a summer degree or non-degree program, interested individuals should visit the Admissions webpage. Continuing degree-seeking students who are part of a degree program for which summer enrollment is optional must indicate their plans to enroll in Summer Session courses by completing the pre-enrollment eform which is available to students in my.havard in the spring.
Students who withdraw from a summer program may receive some or all of their tuition refunded as per the Student Withdrawal Refund Policy posted on the Registrar’s Office website.
SUMMER CREDIT LIMITS FOR DEGREE-SEEKING STUDENTS
|FULL- or PART- TIME||ACADEMIC YEAR
Degree-program students taking summer courses**
|Full time||Summer||10-credit maximum for summer**||15-credit maximum for summer*||DrPH MHCM MPH-EPI
Credit minimum and maximums vary by program. Refer to program for details.
|must take more than 10|
|credits for summer.|
|Per Summer I &||5-credit maximum||7.5-credit maximum|
|Summer II||in Summer I or||in Summer I or|
|Summer II**||Summer II|
|Part time||Summer||5-credit maximum||10-credit maximum for|
|Per Summer I &||2.5-credit maximum in Summer||5-credit maximum|
|Summer II||I or Summer II||for Summer I or|
**Students completing the Program in Clinical Effectiveness (PCE) must follow the credit requirements outlined by the PCE Program.