Transitioning to Harvard

Fyre students


During Pre-Orientation, you will meet classmates, learn more about student life at Harvard, connect with upper-level students, and most importantly, have fun.

Choose a Pre-Orientation Program

Move-in day

Move-In Day

On Move-In Day, you'll collect your room key, meet your roommates, attend your first entryway meeting in your dorm, and get settled. We will also have events planned for parents and family members. 

View the full Schedule

IM field day


Orientation is your official welcome and introduction to Harvard College. Orientation events provide many opportunities to meet new friends and learn about student life.

Learn about Orientation


Communications from Harvard

While email is the primary channel for communications from Harvard, you'll receive some printed materials through the mail too. You can also engage with your peers and the College on social media before arriving on campus.

Learn about Communications