The Harvard International Office supports international students from pre-matriculation through graduation. The HIO website consolidates extensive information on visa options & application, taxes & social security, and transitioning to graduate school in Boston. Jennifer Havlicek is the dedicated HIO advisor for PiN students and can by reached by email or using the HIO online appointment scheduler.
Eligibility & Visa Requirements
Internships, Teaching, Post-Completion Visa Extension
International students interested in a paid internship or teaching experience need to apply for F-1 CPT (Curricular Practical Training) authorization well in advance. International PiN graduates may also be eligible for a post-completion F-1 STEM OPT (Optional Practical Training). Interested students should contact HIO advisor Jennifer Havlicek by email or using the HIO online appointment scheduler.