Yale Graduate School of Arts and Sciences

Student Life

University and City Services

Student Life at Yale and in New Haven

Explore the comprehensive new Yale website Student Life at Yale for information and links you need to resources for students and families — academics, housing, health and wellness, diversity, student activities, life in New Haven, athletics and fitness, community service, and more.

General Student Concerns and Questions

Do you need help or have a question about university student services, life at Yale or life in New Haven? McDougal Graduate Student Life (GSL) is here to help. Contact Lisa Brandes, Assistant Dean for Student Affairs and GSL Director, GSAS, by email, drop by HGS 126 or call her at 203-432-2583. You’ll get answers, advice, understanding and referrals, with confidentially if requested.