Administrative Offices

The following resources are available for the benefit of Harvard international students and postdocs; Harvard faculty, students, or staff who are traveling abroad; and Harvard's many international visitors.


Global Support Services

This office is an important resource for students, faculty and staff working, studying, and administering programs abroad.

Visit the Global Support Services website


Harvard International Office

The HIO assists students and scholars with visas, health care, financial aid, and other important aspects of studying at Harvard and living in the U.S., providing a wide variety of resources to students, scholars, and families.

Visit the Harvard International Office website


Harvard Travel Assist

Travel Assist provides medical and security advice and referrals and emergency evacuation services to eligible Harvard travelers abroad.

Visit the Harvard Travel Assist website


Office of International Education

The OIE provides Harvard College students with information, advice, and resources on studying outside the United States.

Visit the Office of International Education website


Postdoctoral Affairs

Harvard's Office for Postdoctoral Affairs offers a wide range of resources for postdoctoral fellows, from information on professional development opportunities to University guidelines that are relevant to postdoctoral research.

Visit the Office for Postdoctoral Affairs website


University Marshal

The Harvard University Marshal coordinates the visits of prominent dignitaries to Harvard, assists visitors from the US State Department's International Visitor Program and makes arrangements for Harvard delegates traveling to other institutions of higher education.

Visit the University Marshal website


Vice Provost for International Affairs

Harvard's Vice Provost for International Affairs works with deans and professors to promote, coordinate, and oversee Harvard's international activities and sets policies to establish best practices for all international operations.

Visit the Vice Provost for International Affairs website