Welcome to the Harvard First-Year Outdoor Program's website! FOP is Harvard's largest and oldest pre-orientation program, and it is committed to providing challenging, fun, and life-changing outdoor experiences for both incoming first-year students and undergraduate leaders. Questions, comments, concerns, or cookies? Please get in touch!

Wintersession Wilderness First Responder Course

Do you spend time in the outdoors and want to be prepared to handle medical emergencies? This Wintersession, FOP will be sponsoring a Wilderness First Responder Course on Harvard's campus. This 80-hour intensive course will train participants to treat hypothermia, heat injuries, burns, sprains and strains, and more in a wilderness setting. With a skilled instructor from SOLO, participants are sure to emerge as confident, comfortable, and competent practitioners of wilderness medicine. For more information or to reserve your spot, click here.