Review of academic or financial policies and/or curricular requirements may result in changes to rules and/or policies that are published in this document,
which is updated annually.
All students are expected to be familiar with the policies of Harvard Medical School and Harvard University.
It should be recognized that all information in the catalog and handbook are subject to revision, and, from time to time, changes are made in course offerings,
academic rules and the plan of instruction. Information contained herein supersedes that previously published and is subject to change.
Harvard University is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, the regional accrediting Association for the Commission on Institutions
of Higher Education. Harvard Medical School is accredited by the Liaison Committee on Medical Education of the Association of American Medical Colleges.
Harvard University's policy is to make decisions on the basis of the individual's qualifications to contribute to Harvard's educational objectives and
institutional needs. The principle of not discriminating against individuals on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, national
or ethnic origin, political beliefs, veteran status, or disability unrelated to job or course of study requirements is consistent with the purpose of
a university and the law.
Please forward any comments, updates, or questions to the Registrar, Harvard Medical School, 25 Shattuck Street, Bldg. A, Room 213, Boston MA 02115-6092.