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Visitas Host Registration Open until April 10

March 28, 2017

More than 1,000 newly admitted members of next year’s freshman class will be on campus from Saturday, April 22nd to Monday, April 24th. By hosting one or more of them (pre-frosh are happiest in pairs!), you can help make their stay at Harvard rewarding and enjoyable. The deadline to register as a host is Monday April 10th at 11:59pm.

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The Freshman Dean’s Office is responsible for all aspects of the first year at Harvard College as students make the transition from home and high school into a new and diverse community. Harvard is proud of its unique residential system, one which places freshmen in and around the Yard—the historic and geographic center of the College—and which provides them a close network of peers and advisers.


The FDO offers many opportunities for you to get to know your classmates, learn more about college life and to simply have fun.

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From dorm amenities like music rooms to kitchen equipment and DVDs, the FDO has many resources that freshmen can take advantage of.

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2017 Apr 03

Open Art Night!

Repeats every week every Monday until Mon May 08 2017 except Mon Dec 19 2016, Mon Dec 26 2016, Mon Jan 02 2017, Mon Jan 09 2017, Mon Jan 16 2017.
8:00pm to 11:00pm

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