Key Dates

Fall 2021 Term Key Dates for Economics Concentrators

 

Aug 16: Ec Advising Office Hours begin. Virtual walk-in advising via Zoom. Please check advising page for hours of availability.

Aug 16: Econ 970 (Sophomore Tutorial) lottery opens. Course descriptions, syllabi, and information about selecting your Sophomore Tutorial section is available on the Econ 970 website.

Aug 18: Required meeting for thesis writers. Time: 1-2pm ET, on Zoom. Information about registering for an Econ 985 seminar will be discussed.  See the Senior Thesis website for more information.

Aug 23: Econ 970 Office Hours with course head, Anne Le Brun. 9-11 AM ET, on Zoom. Information can be found on the Econ 970 website. 

Aug 24: Econ 970 tutorial preferences due by 9am ET. You will be notified of your tutorial placement by Aug 25.

Aug 24: Econ 985 seminar preferences due by 9am ET. You will be notified of your seminar placement by Aug 25.        

Aug 26: Course Registration Deadline. Last day to have your advisor hold lifted by an Ec Advisor.

Aug 27: Add/Drop Period Begins.

Sep 1: Econ 970 tutorials begin.

Sep 1: Econ 985 seminars begin. You should attend your Econ 985 seminar even if you do not yet have a thesis advisor.

Sep 20: Last day to add/drop courses (without a fee).

Oct 4: Last day to add/drop courses or change your grading option (with a fee).  

Oct 4: Thesis registration forms due by 5pm to Kate St. Cyr, econundergrad@fas.harvard.edu.  If you do not have a thesis advisor by this date, you must drop Econ 985 and the thesis.

Nov 15: Last date to withdraw from courses.  Last day for March 2022 degree candidates to file for a secondary field.

Nov 18: Economics Concentration Declarations Due. To declare Economics, please see the declaration instructions here (note there are three steps to declaring!).

Dec 2: Last day of classes.

Dec  17: Last day of Ec Advising Office Hours.