Socializing Rules

Follow the rules to socialize safely

Students in Adirondack chairs in the Quad

In-Person Socializing Rules

Safe practices will guide a phased campus reopening. As conditions allow, opportunities for more flexible forms of safe socializing, working, and studying will be offered.

View the Opening Phases

 

COVID Resources

COVID
Dashboard

Laptop with medical image on screen
View information on the University dashboard with COVID statistics

COVID
Testing

Test Kit
View information about testing protocols, frequency, and locations

Community
Health Leads

Person asking question
Each Yard and House has a Community Health Lead to answer questions about testing and safety protocols, build a culture of caring for the community, and follow up with students who may need support


Masks

Mask
Disposable masks are available free of charge to students and residential staff from House Building Managers and Yard Operations

Residential
Community Compact

College building
View the community compact that all students living on campus have signed


Cambridge

Covid
View Cambridge COVID resources


Massachusetts

Massachusetts state outline
View Massachusetts 
COVID resources


Federal

United States country outline
Access guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Exploring the Local Community

Outdoor
Spaces

Bench and Trees
Take advantage of spaces for studying and reflection outside of Harvard Yard

Restaurants and
Food

Plate, fork, and knife
When you need a change from dining hall food, these local spots offer options


Shopping

Store
This list includes some of the local stores that are close to campus


Shuttles

Bus
Harvard offers several shuttles which are free to anyone with a Harvard ID, including the M2 Shuttle between Cambridge and Boston and an evening van service

"Harvard" or "Harvard University" does not endorse these external products or services. These resources were compiled in September 2020. We recommend you call ahead or check online for current hours of operation.