Academic Information

Important Dates
Fall 2020


July 27, 2020
Fall 2020 Check-In opens in my.harvard


GSAS Academic Calendar 2020-2021


August 10, 2020
Crimson Carts Opens for Fall Courses


August 17, 2020
Course Registration opens


August 26, 2020
Course Registration Deadline


Fall term course registration for all students, including special students, due by 11:59 p.m.


Students must submit enrollments for minimum course load (typically 16 credits) at my.harvard by 11:59 p.m. Students who do not submit enrollments by this time will be charged $40 for each week late.


* After this date students must obtain permission from all instructors to enroll in courses.


September 2, 2020


Check-in Deadline – September 2, 2020
First meeting of fall term classes


Check-In by visiting and log in with your HarvardKey. Instructions can be found by visiting the FAS Registrar’s Office and selecting the GSAS registration tab. Then, follow instructions at my.harvard to enroll in your courses during the first week of classes.


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