Application Process

Application Process

Here’s how to apply to live in Harvard University Housing

  • Review the minimum and maximum Occupancy Guidelines.
  • Make a note of the Important Deadlines.
  • Read the Unit Selection Process very carefully; the process varies throughout the year.
  • Apply online at any time; applications are accepted year-round.
  • You will receive application status email notification within three business days, either informing you that your application has been approved (validated) or that more information is required. Applications will not be processed until all requested information is submitted.
  • Important information regarding your application is sent to you via email, so be sure that the email address in your application is one that you check regularly.