Prior to arriving on campus for their program, participants will receive information regarding the registration process in the mail. We encourage participants to pay special attention to arrival instructions as Harvard is not able to accommodate participants who arrive before their scheduled registration period. Room assignments and keys will be available at registration.
From Logan Airport
Participants may reach the Soldiers Field Park Apartments by taxi. The ride is 20-30 minutes during non-rush hours. Fare is approximately $30.
Travelers should tell their cab driver to proceed via Storrow Drive. Storrow Drive will turn into Soldiers Field Road. After the DoubleTree Guest Suites Hotel, which will be on your left, take a left onto Western Avenue, heading away from the river.
The Soldiers Field Park Complex (a series of large red brick buildings) will be
on your right. Turn right into the second driveway.
By Train or Bus
Participants should get off at South Station and take a taxi to Soldiers Field Park Apartments. Follow directions above.
From the Massachusetts Turnpike -- Driving eastbound to Cambridge on the Massachusetts Turnpike (I-90), take Exit 18 (Allston-Cambridge), (westbound take Exit 20). After the toll, stay to the right.
- Where the exit forks, follow signs to Cambridge. As you come down the ramp, (DoubleTree Suites Hotel will be on the right) you will see two sets of traffic lights at the end of the ramp. Quickly get into the left lane before the traffic lights (a tricky maneuver).
- Take a sharp left at the second set of lights onto the access road for Soldiers Field Road/Storrow Drive Parkway (before you cross the Charles River).
- At the next set of lights (the Western Avenue intersection), take a left onto Western Avenue, heading away from the river. The Soldiers Field Park Complex (a series of large red brick buildings) will be on your right.
- Turn right into the second driveway. Parking will be available at the Soldiers Field Park Garage.
The MBTA bus and subway system affords easy access to Boston and nearby suburbs.
The Subway fare is $2.00, and you may purchase tickets at any station. Bus rides are $1.25 (payable with exact change when you board).