These exams, while not required, are recommended for students interested in the life or physical sciences. If a student has prior experience in a language, the placement exam is recommended for course recommendations.
All students are automatically enrolled in and charged for the Student Health Insurance Program. However, this can be waived if another form of insurance offers the same or comparable coverage. Waivers must be renewed every academic year.
Verification of eligibility takes at least two weeks; registration prior to attending Harvard is imperative. This is only required for freshmen who will be competing on varsity or junior varsity teams.