The university traces its roots to the 1640s when colonial clergymen led an effort to establish a local college to preserve the tradition of European liberal education in the New World.
All undergraduates attend Yale College, an intimate learning environment offering instruction in the liberal arts and sciences.
Discover Yale’s academic and research centers and initiatives concentrating specifically on international topics including area studies, languages, law, science, arts and humanities and more.
The Yale Office of Career Strategy offers career advising, professional school advising, employment and internship opportunities, and career development resources. This office works with Yale students and alumni of Yale College, Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and postdoctoral scholars to clarify career aspirations, identify employment and educational opportunities, and offer advising and support at every stage of career development.
The International Center (IC) is home to the Office of International Students & Scholars at Yale (OISS) and a center for campus life. We hope you will visit often to take advantage of our many programs and resources.
Search the international collections of the Yale University Library, one of the world’s leading research libraries which includes around 12.8 million volumes and information in all media, ranging from ancient papyri to early printed books to electronic databases.
The Yale NetID which is provided to most Yale students and scholars by their school or department, allows access to the campus network and many University systems. Information Technology Services (ITS) at Yale can answer questions relating to NetIDs or Yale network connectivity.
Yale University is situated 90 minutes from New York in the city of New Haven, Connecticut.
Yale Athletics Facilities
Yale students are active and engaged in hundreds of student groups and activities. There are many international or national organizations, as well as a multitude of organizations organized around a cause, an interest or a special interest.
Every ten years Yale undertakes a comprehensive and wide–ranging self–study as part of our reaccreditation by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) Commission on Institutions of Higher Education (CIHE).