Harvard University : Profile

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Massachusetts Hall
Cambridge, MA 02138
Website: www.harvard.edu
Location: New England CT ME MA NH RI VT

Get a snapshot of Harvard University with this general overview, including student enrollment and graduation rates, average test scores, student demographics, and more.

Mission Statement

Harvard University (comprising the undergraduate college, the graduate schools, other academic bodies, research centers and affiliated institutions) does not have a formal mission statement. The mission of Harvard College is to educate the citizens and citizen-leaders for our society. We do this through our commitment to the transformative power of a liberal arts and sciences education.

School Characteristics

Student Population
29908 Students
(9915- Undergraduate Enrollment)
Private University
43280 In-state Tuition per year

Length of Study: Private not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Religious Affiliation: Not Applicable

Test Scores & GPA

Average GPA: No Average ACT: 32 Average SAT: 710

School Profile

Total Enrollment: 29908
UnderGraduate Enrollment: 9915
Retention Rate: 97%
Number of Graduates: 19993

School Accreditation

National: Yes
Regional: yes
Federal: Yes

Male / Female Enrollment


Total Enrollment


Source: School data comes from the Department of Education's Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), 2015. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.