Summer Opportunities

Below, we've compiled several of the opportunities Harvard has to offer for undergrads over the summer. Please be aware that there is limited funding to help pay for summer housing at Harvard - so get your applications in soon!
 

Departmental Research Opportunities - Summer 2019
 

Most summer research opportunities have closed their applications for Summer 2019. Check back this winter for Summer 2020 opportunities!
 

Non-Departmental Research Opportunities - Summer 2019
 

Most summer research opportunities have closed their applications for Summer 2019. Check back this winter for Summer 2020 opportunities!
 

Funding Opportunities - Summer 2019
 

Most summer funding opportunities have closed their applications for Summer 2019. Check back this winter for Summer 2020 opportunities!
 

Harvard Summer School - Summer 2019


You can always take courses at the Summer School, but please be aware that only certain courses count for concentration or secondary field credit. See this page to find out more!

Here is the list of Summer 2019 courses that CAN count for psychology concentration & secondary field credit...

For Introductory Course Credit ONLY...

  • PSY S-1, Introduction to Psychology (Elizabeth Phelps)

For Advanced Course Credit ONLY...

  • Mind, Brain, and Behavior S-101, Study Abroad in Trento, Italy: Windows into the Structure of the Mind and Brain (Alfonso Caramazza and John Assad)
  • MBB S-105, Study Abroad in Trento, Italy: The Cognitive Neuroscience of Film (Jeffrey Zacks)
  • PSY S-930V, Summer Seminar: The Insanity Defense (Ellsworth Lapham Fersch)
  • PSY S-1072, The Psychology of Emotional, Behavioral, and Motivational Self-Regulation (Richard McNally)
  • PSY S-1240, Abnormal Psychology (Shelley Carson) - This can count ONLY as an Advanced Course, not as a Foundational Course, and will not count for concentration credit if you have already taken PSY 18.
  • PSY S-1503, The Psychology of Close Relationships (Holly Parker) - Cannot be taken if you have already taken PSY 1503 at Harvard College.
  • PSY S-1870, Law and Psychology (Ellsworth Lapham Fersch)

In accordance with Harvard College policy, Summer School courses taken online are not eligible for concentration credit. If you are considering taking a course with an "online option", be sure to read these guidelines first.

If you're interested in taking any other Summer School courses, check out their catalog here!