Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

Harvard University
Boston, MA


Details at a Glance

  • School Type

  • Application Fee

  • Financial Aid Available


Our Program

Harvard Chan School is where you come to push the frontiers for humanity, working with leading thinkers and practitioners to change the world.

Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health brings together dedicated experts from every discipline to educate new generations of global health leaders and produce powerful ideas that can transform the lives of people everywhere.

Our students, faculty, and staff come from around the world to advance knowledge and create practical and cost-effective solutions to complex public health problems based on rigorous research.

As a community of leading researchers and educators, we work together to take innovative ideas from the laboratory to people’s lives—not only making scientific breakthroughs, but also working to change individual habits, public policies, and health care practices.

Our work has greater global impact because of Harvard’s unique opportunities for learning and leadership. Harvard Chan School students and alumni enjoy access to an unparalleled community of preeminent scholars and influential leaders throughout the University and around the world, as well as an internationally recognized and respected name.

We’re proud of the contributions made by our community of public health leaders, today and over more than 100 years of public health history—breakthrough ideas that empower people everywhere to lead healthier lives.


  • Application Fee



  • checkbox-altGRE
  • checkbox-altTOEFL
  • checkbox-altIELTS
  • checkbox-altPersonal Statement
  • checkbox-alt3 Letters of Recommendation
  • checkbox-altResume/Curriculum Vitae
  • checkbox-altAll post-secondary transcripts/marks sheets/degree conferrals
  • checkbox-altSee application requirements at

Application Deadline

The deadline for most degree programs is December 1, 2019. Click here for specific deadlines.

The Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) application is available through Harvard Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.

For applicants interested in the Doctor of Public Health (DrPH), the Master in Health Care Management (MHCM), the Master of Science (SM), and the Master of Public Health (MPH) degree programs, please visit

Student Body


  • checkbox-altDedicated Diversity Office
  • checkbox-altOffice of Diversity and Inclusion website:

Clubs & Associations

For a list of student organizations, please click here.

Tuition & Financial Aid

Additional Information

  • checkbox-altWork-study Programs Available
  • checkbox-altFinancial Aid Available
  • checkbox-altApplication Fee Waivers Available