For Students


Departmental Writing Fellow

The Departmental Writing Fellow is a resource for all undergraduates enrolled in AFVS department courses – including Gen Ed courses taught by AFVS affiliated faculty – who would like help with their writing. Read more...

AFVS Video Tutorials

A series of video tutorials for AFVS students, currently focusing on making art from home - simple and flexible techniques, cheap and accessible materials and tools, and really safe working practices. (No dangerous power tools, hazardous or toxic materials, etc.) Contact Oliver Strand or your TA/TF to access this resource.

Opportunities Newsletter

A regular newsletter of opportunities for students - ranging from grants and fellowships, calls for work in juried exhibitions and festivals, residencies, and job and internship listings, around the University and around the world - and opportunities within AFVS, too. Read more...

ArtLab Video Tutorials

Video tutorials made by our friends at ArtLab. Contact Oliver Strand or your TA/TF to access this resource.

Film Study Center resources

Keep an eye on our Events page for upcoming workshops for students offered by AFVS.

For arts-related workshops and facilities outside of AFVS, see our page Arts Resources at Harvard for links around the University.


See also:

News & Events

to learn more about upcoming events in the Department, and link to the AFVS Instagram.

Our Facilities

to learn more about the buildings, studios, and resources available to concentrators and those enrolled in AFVS classes.


for information about courses and concentrating, and links to forms you may need.

Arts Resources at Harvard

to learn more about our partners and friends working in the arts around campus.

University-wide Resources:

Harvard College Dean of Students Office

The Dean of Students Office is dedicated to building an inclusive residential and social community where all students can feel welcome and supported at Harvard College. See their page on Inclusion and Belonging, and their list of student organizations.

Academic Resource Center

At the ARC, students can find a Peer Tutor, meet one-on-one with an academic coach, attend a skill-building workshop, or book a study space. 

Harvard College Writing Center

The Writing Center offers one-on-one consultations to Harvard undergraduates working on any writing assignment for any course. Read more...

Accessible Education Office

The Accessible Education Office (AEO) works with Harvard College students with disabilities to ensure equal access to all aspects of college life at Harvard including academic accommodations. Read more...

Harvard College Handbook

The Handbook for Students is designed to orient Harvard College students to academic, social, and personal development opportunities, and the many resources available to you. Read more...

Registrar's Office

For information regarding Acedemic Planning, Central Administration, Information and Records Management, and Enrollment Services.


Reporting Resources:

Anonymous Reporting Hotline

To encourage individuals to voice their concerns, Harvard University established the reporting hotline and website which provides the opportunity to report concerns in an anonymous manner. Read more...

Office for Gender Equity (OGE)

There are several options for reporting a concern of sexual harassment and other sexual misconduct through the Office for Gender Equity. Read more...

University Ombusman Office

The HU Ombuds Office is an independent, neutral and confidential place for visitors to discuss their academic and workplace issues and concerns. The office is open to all members of the Harvard community, and is informal, assures confidentiality, and is independent of University administration. Read more...