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Harvard Square School

The city of Cambridge lies just across the Charles River from Boston and is home to two of the world's most prestigious academic institutions: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Harvard University, the oldest university in the USA.

Our school puts you right in the heart of this prestigious academic city. Set in a premier location in Harvard Square, next to the campus of Harvard University, our building offers up-to-the-minute facilities including a computer centre, free internet access and spacious classrooms. Harvard Square and its surrounding streets are lined with bookshops, boutiques and numerous open-air cafes where students read, play chess or enjoy being entertained by visiting street performers.

School Facilities

5 large, spacious classrooms with audio/visual equipment
Computer Room
Modern computer lab with vast collection of learning software
Free Wi-Fi anywhere on premises
Vending machines, microwave; cafes are within 5 min walk
Comfortable student lounge with sofas and eating areas

Courses Offered

English Courses
General English
Intensive English
University Preparation
TOEFL iBT & Academic English
GRE Preparation
GMAT Preparation
Academic Year and Semester (Intensive & General)

to find out more go to Courses Explained


  • Distance to school: 45-60min
  • Minimum age: 16
  • Twin or Single Rooms
  • Half Board: 14 meals/week
  • Shared Bathroom
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Bed Linen & Towels
  • Telephone & Internet available

Homestay Brochure

Student Residence
  • Several student residences are available, facilities may vary
  • Minimum age: 16 or 18
  • Single and Twin Rooms, or Apartments
  • Self Catering with kitchens or Half Board
  • Shared Bathroom
  • 24 Hours Security
  • Laundry Facilities
  • Bed Linen
  • Telephone & Internet available

Student Residence Brochure

Leisure Activities

Eventful programme of activities is organised by the School, a sample shown below. Entry fees, where applicable, are not included in cost of the programme.

Sample Programme:
Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Drinks in a
Tour of Harvard University Boat Cruise Movie Night International
Trip to Cape
Free Ice Cream Trip
Walking Tour
of Boston
Yoga Class Salsa
Kayaking on
the Charles

Student Information

Minimum age

16 years

Student ages
Nationality Mix
Average age: 24 years

Student Testimonials

Artiom Gherman

I chose to study at Harvard Square School because the teachers here are very well qualified. Not only they do help us to improve our English, but they also help students get accustomed to a new country.

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Course Lessons Price per week Start Dates
General English 20 General English + 7
Structured Study
$420 Every Monday
Intensive English 28 General English + 7
Structured Study
Academic English
20 TOEFL + 15 Structured
GMAT Preparation* 8 GMAT + 20 Structured
12 weeks = $2200 Feb 17; May 12;
Aug 4; Oct 27
GRE Preparation** 8 GRE + 20 Structured Study 12 weeks = $2200 Mar 31; Jun 23;
Sep 15
One-to-One 45 min lesson $70 per lesson Anytime

Course price includes: orientation meeting, use of computer room and internet, placement and progress testing, end of course certificate.

*GMAT: First 6 weeks: 8 lessons of GMAT preparation and 20 Structured Study sessions per week. Next 6 weeks: 30 Structured Study sessions and 1 hr teaching component per week.

**GRE: First 6 weeks: 8 lessons of GRE preparation and 20 Structured Study sessions per week. Next 6 weeks: 30 Structured Study sessions and 1 hr teaching component per week.

Homestay $ per week
Single Room
Half board (14 meals/week)
Twin Room
Half board (14 meals/week)

Note: Twin room is only available to 2 students booking together.

Student Residence $ per week
International Guesthouse
Twin Room
Half board (14 meals/week)
Waverley Residence
Single Room, no meals
Student Appartment
Single Room, no meals
Student Appartment
Twin Room, no meals

Note: Twin room is only available to 2 students booking together.

A refundable deposit will be collected on arrival.

  • Enrolment fee $150
  • Accommodation fee $100
  • Homestay summer supplement (1st Jun - 31st Aug) $40 per week
  • Duty fee $200
  • Visa document fee $150

Airport Transfer
  • Boston Logan Airport $160
  • one way per person

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