Academic Engagement

Harvard College is a place of discovery, inspiration, and transformation. We are committed to creating a world-class 21st century liberal arts and sciences education that is deeply rooted in community engagement. We educate the citizens and citizen-leaders for our society by challenging them intellectually, personally, and socially. Our academic charge is to empower students to create knowledge and promote understanding to better serve society.  From general education courses to supporting senior thesis work, Harvard College offers more than 20 engaged scholarship courses and funding to support community-engaged research.