International Students

Resources for International Students

Harvard International Office

Darryl Zeigler, Graduate Student Advisor in the Harvard International Office, serves as the international student advisor for all GSAS students. He is responsible for advising students on matters related to their immigration status and is available to discuss any concerns that may arise.
Darryl can be reached by e-mail or by phone in his office in Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Campus Center, Rm. 864, main number: 617-495-2789 or direct number: 617-495-0640.

 

GSAS Office of Student Affairs

Garth McCavana, Dean for GSAS Student Affairs, has general responsibility for the welfare of graduate students and monitors students’ academic status and progress and is available to discuss any concerns that may arise. Dean McCavana can be reached by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone in his office in Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Campus Center, 3rd floor, (617) 495-1814; or Dudley House, 3rd floor, 617-496-3362. 

Patrick O’Brien, Assistant Dean of Student Affairs, is responsible for graduate students maintaining their academic progress toward their degree and advises students on which Harvard resources may best suit their interests and needs.  Assistant Dean O’Brien’s office is in Richard A. and Susan F. Smith Campus Center, 3rd floor and he can be reached by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone at 617-495-1814 to request an appointment.

 

GSAS Office of Student Services

Jackie Yun, Director of GSAS Student Services, is the primary resource for all GSAS students about any academic or personal concerns. She serves in an advisory role and provides support and information about counseling and other services for GSAS students. Jackie can be reached by This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by phone in her office in Dudley House, Rm. B2, 617-495-5005.

 

Oral English Language Requirement

Resources for Non-Native English Speakers

The Derek Bok Center for Teaching and Learning

Bureau of Study Counsel

The GSAS Writing Tutor