Academic Policy for Remote Instruction


    Academic Year 2020-21 Updates

Our commitment to teaching is unwavering, and the excellence of a Harvard College education is assured. But the transition to remote teaching and learning does require us to adjust some of our policies. Please rely on this page as the authoritative source of information concerning academic policy during remote instruction.

Academic Year 2020-2021

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Committee on Undergraduate Educational Policy (EPC) has announced updates to Harvard College Student Handbook policies related to International Student Study Away, Privacy, Simultaneous Enrollment, the Language Requirement, and Extensions of Time.

Details about these updates can be found in the addendum to the 2020-2021 Harvard College Student Handbook 

Academic Year 2019-2020

COVID-19 Emergency Policies for Spring 2020 in the addendum to the 2019-2020 Harvard College Student Handbook 

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