What to Expect from this Section

This New Student section provides matriculating students with guidance and information as they transition to life on campus.

This section includes information on:

Camp Yale Calendar of Opening Days

There will be events for families on August 21st and the 22nd culminating in a lunch within the residential colleges. First-Year orientation for students will run from August 21st - August 30th as the first day of classes is August 31st. Please see the Calendar Listings for more details.

First-Year Contacts

  • First-Year Affairs Offers assistance, guidance, and general support to first-year students
  • First-Year Housing Offers assistance with first-year housing inquiries and requests
  • ITS Help Desk (203) 432-9000 Offers guidance to students requiring assistance connecting with Yale technology systems (i.e., NetID,  Yale Connect Email). The Student IT Help Desk provides live support 24/7 via phone and live chat 
  • Financial Aid Contact with questions and requests related to financial assistance