Our Frequently Asked Questions provide quick answers to many common questions about Yale.
Keyword links have been added for many commonly searched terms and phrases.
Applying to Yale
If you are interested in studying at Yale or have questions about your application, please visit our Admissions page to find the office that can best handle your inquiries.
For information about financial aid, please visit our Financial Aid page. Procedures for applying for financial assistance are set by the individual schools.
For information for international prospective students, please visit International Admissions & Fellowships.
International Studies and Programs
Information about Yale’s international initiatives and programs may be found at Yale and the World.
International students and scholars should consult the Office of International Student & Scholars.
Yale Athletics Department/ Sporting Events/ Varsity Sports
Information on Yale’s sports teams, schedules, and athletic facilities is available at Yale Bulldogs.
Please visit the events calendar for current listings of events on campus including seminars, conferences, performances, exhibitions, tours, and more. Or browse a list of major campus cultural organizations.
Visiting the University
Yale invites you to visit the campus. Information to help plan your visit may be found on the Visitors page, which contains maps and directions as well as links to information about popular campus attractions.
Job opportunities, including information on how to apply online, and benefits information may be found through Staffing & Career Development.
Computing or Technical Support
Much information is available from Information Technology Services.
Comments and suggestions related to Yale’s main Web site may be submitted to the Office of Public Affairs & Communications.
Yale Addresses and Phone Numbers
If you need to contact someone at the University, check the online directory for telephone, address, and e-mail information.
The media is encouraged to contact the Office of Public Affairs & Communications for assistance with inquiries and campus visits.
Yale respects the privacy of all users of Yale.edu. User data, such as IP addresses and page requests are collected, but used only internally in summary format. Generic information from server logs is used to track the number of hits to the site, to find out what types of browser software and operating systems visitors use, and to determine other metrics which will be used solely for improving website performance, usability and design. Yale does not collect individual biographical information from users without their consent.
If after reviewing the A-Z index of University offices and departments and using the search tools, you are unable to find what you are looking for, you may contact the Office of Public Affairs & Communications. We will do our best to answer your question or forward it to the appropriate department or office, but we are not able to respond to all inquiries. All admissions questions should be directed to the appropriate Admissions Office.