Both the Graduate Program and the Harvard milieu are large by the standards of American legal education. To prevent students from getting lost in the sheer size and complexity of this environment, the Graduate program works hard to create a sense of community for our students. Many faculty work closely with LL.M.s and S.J.D.s alike, dedicated to helping them reach their full academic potential. The Graduate Program administration and staff — a group of dedicated, accessible, and academically accomplished professionals — helps guide students through the maze of choices they must make. We also actively enlist students in our ongoing efforts to improve and enhance the program. Together, we work to make each students’ experience at Harvard a rich and fulfilling one that broadens his or her intellectual horizons.
In addition, the staff and administrators of many other offices at the Law School and within the University provide essential support to students during the school year: