Harvard College

Cambridge, MA, USA
3.94 Average Rating

Harvard College is an undergraduate liberal arts school located in Cambridge, MA, within Harvard University. Founded in 1636, this private, very selective, Ivy League college is the oldest institution of higher learning in the United States and was named for its first donor, Reverend John Harvard. Students spend their first year and a half creating their own study plans with an academic advisor before joining one of the college’s 50 concentrations. Students also have access to a variety of labs, museums, and libraries, including a music library, Library on the History of Women in America, map collection, and archives, an arboretum, anatomical museum, and herbaria, Center for Astrophysics, and more.


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Institution Type
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
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Acceptance Rate
Average ACT Composite: 34
Average SAT Composite: 1497

What Students Are Saying

3.94 Average Rating
Harvard is an absolutely incredible institution built on the principle of continual learning. Opportunities are endless and every day is a new experience. Worth mentioning: the professors are some of the most talented and prominent in their field.
Cat from Cambridge, MA
Harvard is a home for outstanding students, who love to learn for the sole purpose of personal development. Once you walk through Johnson Gate and touch John Harvard's foot for the first time, you are on a path to great things. Harvard is a lifetime institution; not merely a four year college.
Sarah from Manchester, NH

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