Anyone who graduates in or before December 2019 will complete the current requirements, but with significantly more flexibility about how those requirements are met. Anyone graduating in 2020 or later will complete the new requirements, but with significant flexibility between now and the program launch in 2019. See Advice for Students to learn more.
A new set of requirements for Harvard College students, including new Gen Ed requirements, will take effect in Fall 2019. Listed below are several frequently asked questions the Gen Ed office has received. For more detailed information, please see Advice for Students.