Harvard Campus Life

Campus HousingYes (Capacity: 12,874)
Meal PlanYes (Cost: $7,236)
Religious AffiliationNot Affiliated
NCAAIvy League
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force

Harvard Campus Housing and Meal Plan

Harvard University offers campus housing (college-owned, operated, or affiliated) and it's total dormitory capacity is 12,874 (approximately 41.07 % students are living in the housing facilities). The average room & board charge for academic year 2022-2023 is $18,941. In addition, the school has meal plans for all students and the average charge for the meal plans is $7,236 annually.

Special Learning Opportunities

Harvard University offers the online degrees and courses for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It provides the ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Freshmen (full-time) are required to live in on-campus house (e.g. dorms) at Harvard University. The following table summarizes the special learning opportunities at Harvard University for academic year 2021-2022.
Special Learning Opportunities at Harvard University
Online Degree ProgramUndergraduate, Graduate
Online CourseUndergraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:12,874)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $7,236)

On-Campus Student Services

Harvard University provides number of student services including remedial education, academic/career counseling & wellness, employment for students and placement services for completers. It has own libraries on its campus. The following table lists student services provided at Harvard University to its attendants.
Student Services at Harvard University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institution

Sports Teams and Athletic Information At Harvard University

Harvard University is a member of National Athletic Association (NAA) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). The following table describes sports and athletic information at Harvard University campus.
Sports and Athletic Information
Harvard University
Baseball340Ivy League
Basketball1616Ivy League
Fencing1213NCAA Division I-AA
Field Hockey023NCAA Division I-AA
Football1200Ivy League
Golf97NCAA Division I-AA
Ice Hockey2619NCAA Division I-AA
Lacrosse4224NCAA Division I-AA
Other Sports049NCAA Division I-AA
Rowing8992NCAA Division I-AA
Sailing2826NCAA Division I-AA
Skiing1312NCAA Division I-AA
Soccer3328NCAA Division I-AA
Softball023NCAA Division I-AA
Squash2517NCAA Division I-AA
Swimming and Diving4435NCAA Division I-AA
Tennis1410NCAA Division I-AA
Track and Field152127NCAA Division I-AA
Volleyball1315NCAA Division I-AA
Water Polo1816NCAA Division I-AA
Wrestling310NCAA Division I-AA

Veterans Benefits at Harvard University

Harvard University has programs, benefits, and services to veterans, military service members, and/or their families. You can check more information about veterans benefits at school's veterans webpage .
Veterans Benefits at Harvard University
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Service members Opportunity Colleges

Special Facts about Harvard University

Harvard University is an institution that opens to general public. It is not affiliated with any religion. The school offers medical degree while it does not have its own hospital. The following table shows additional and special facts about Harvard University.
Additional Characteristics at Harvard University
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree

Academic Library Stats

Harvard University has a library system that has 33 library branches and 17,425,569 physical, digital, and electronic books. The following table shows the statistics related to the academic libraries that Harvard University has.
Academic Library Stats
Harvard University
Number of Physical Books15,378,357
Number of Digital/Electronic Books2,047,212
Number of Digital/Electronic Databases1,491
Number of Physical Media767,175
Total Physical Library Collections (books and media)16,737,529
Total Electronic Library Collections (books and media)2,504,214
Total Physical Library Circulations (books and media)510,266
Total Electronic Library Circulations (books and media)2,660,009
Number of Branches and Independent Libraries33
Preservation ServiceNot Support