How much does Harvard University cost?

Harvard University Cost of Attendance
In-state $50,420
Out-of-state $50,420
On-Campus Room and Board $17,160
Off-Campus Room and Board
Average Annual Cost $17,590
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000 $2,382
$30,000-$48,000 $1,094
$48,000-$75,000 $3,149
$75,000-$110,000 $19,733
Over $110,000 $46,466

Harvard University Financial Aid and Debt

70%

Students paying down their debt

$6,500

Typical Total Student Debt

$67

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 77% $47,145
Federal Grants 17% $7,566
Pell grants 17% $4,655
Other federal grants 12% $3,962
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 3% $2,536
Institutional grants or scholarships 55% $51,259
Student loan aid 6% $6,430
Federal student loans 2% $5,890
Other student loans 5% $5,477

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Visit a college campus 305 Up to $8,500
Have work experience 203 Up to $12,000
Take a foreign language class 190 Up to $5,000
Attend a summer program 154 Up to $4,500
Have perfect attendance for a year 220 Up to $2,000

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Harvard University Admissions

What is Harvard University's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 5%
Average GPA
SAT Submissions 69% of applicants
SAT Reading 720-780
SAT Math 740-800
SAT Writing 710-790
ACT Submissions 47% of applicants
Composite Score 33-35

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Harvard University Campus Life

7:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

1

Forbes Ranking

87%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

98%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 9965
Living on campus
Transfer Students 100%
Under Age 25
Gender Balance
Men
51%
Women
49%

Student Diversity

77%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
42.86%
Unknown
21.09%
Asian
17.41%
Hispanic or Latino
11.39%
Black or African American
6.91%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.22%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.11%

Harvard University Graduation Success

First Year Student Retention

87%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$90,900

Average Salary After Graduation

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About Harvard University

Harvard University is devoted to excellence in teaching, learning, and research, and to developing leaders in many disciplines who make a difference globally.

Address

Massachusetts Hall
Cambridge, MA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Research Universities
Setting Midsize City
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify