undergraduate information


2015 Prize Announcement

2015 Prize Announcement

March 27, 2015

The Department of Philosophy welcomes submissions for the Bechtel and Bowen prizes for 2015. Awards for each of these prizes is $3,000.

The Philosophy Department is accepting Word or PDF electronic submissions only.  To be considered for these prizes, all entries must be received by Emily Ware at eware@fas.harvard.edu by Wednesday, May 6 at 5 pm.  Papers received after 5 pm will not be accepted.

Spring 2015 Courses

Spring 2015 Courses

January 1, 2015

A list of courses for the Spring 2015 term is now available.

upcoming events


Sep 04

Department Open House for Freshmen and Sophomores

2:00pm to 3:00pm


Robbins Library, Emerson Hall
Freshmen and sophomores are invited to attend this open house sessions where they can learn more about philosophy as a discipline and what it is like to be concentrator.