Test Scores and Advanced Standing

What's on this page?

Who is this for?

Students recently admitted to Harvard College

Placement Exams

Placement exam results will help you select the classes that will be most appropriate for you to consider for your first year of study. Your placement exam scores and course recommendations will be available in my.harvard.

Learn about placement exams

Advanced Placement (AP) Scores

In order for your AP scores to be included in your student record, you must send an official score report to Harvard through the College Board (use code 3434). If you have invalid or missing scores in your Placement and Scores Report, please email placementexams@fas.harvard.edu

Send your AP scores to Harvard

Advanced Standing and Concurrent Masters

Advanced Placement examinations, the International Baccalaureate diploma, and international credentials will no longer be recognized for Harvard College credit toward the degree beginning with the students who enter the College in Fall 2020.  Visit the Office of Undergraduate Education website for information about Advanced Standing

Learn about the concurrent masters program

Need Assistance?

Test Scores and Advanced Standing Support

VisitPlacement Exams Office   

  • with general questions about taking placement exams

Email: placementexams@fas.harvard.edu

  • if you have invalid or missing scores in your Placement and Scores Report 

Email: myharvard_support@harvard.edu  

  • if you have technical issues related to my.harvard