Thank you for your interest in Yale University. To serve you better, we have divided up the answers to some of the most common questions into several categories:

Yale College Applications

There is a wealth of information available at the Admissions Office Web site.

They can be reached by email at

Graduate and Professional Study at Yale

We strongly recommend that you look at a School's web site before sending email. The answer to your question may be found there. Clicking on the name of a School will take you to their admissions web page.

School Admissions Office
School of Art Request application form and bulletin
School of Architecture
Divinity School
Drama School Applications may not be requested via email
Graduate Studies in Engineering
Epidemiology and Public Health
Forestry and Environmental Studies
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Law School
School of Management
School of Medicine

Download application form

School of Music
Institute of Sacred Music Download application form
Yale Summer Programs

Yale offers a variety of courses during the summer months.

Application information

Yale Summer Programs can be reached by email at:

How to find someone's email address at Yale

Yale email addresses are of the form (e.g. Using this format, you should be able to reach anyone with email on campus.

Alternatively, you can search Yale's PHonebook for a person's contact information.

Yale Directory Assistance

In addition to Yale's online PHonebook, phone numbers for Yale faculty, staff and students can be obtained by calling Yale Directory Assistance at (203) 432-4771.

Visiting Yale and Travel directions

Tours of Yale are available year round from the Visitor Information Center at 149 Elm Street, on the New Haven Green. Tours take about an hour and leave at 10.30am and 2.00pm weekdays, 1.30pm only on weekends. Call (203) 432-2300 for further information.

The Undergraduate Admissions office runs separate tours for prospective students and their families. They leave from 38 Hillhouse Avenue at 10.30am, Monday through Friday, from February 1 to May 1 and June 1 to December 1 approximately. For further information please contact

Travel directions to Yale are available at

General Information about Yale

A factsheet on Yale has been provided by the Office of Institutional Research

Yale Paraphernalia

If you are interested in obtaining Yale mugs, sweatshirts, keyrings etc. you may want to contact the Yale Co-op.
This organization is independent of the University. Their mention here is not an endorsement.

Creating WWW pages

Resources and guides about creating WWW pages are available.

Other comments or questions?

If you have other questions that are not answered on this page please contact us.

Please note: we cannot provide assistance with term papers, research projects etc.

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