Support Resources

As you settle into your life in New Haven, you may sometimes feel stressed and a bit overwhelmed. No matter where you are from, starting at a new school in a new place can take some getting used to. Everyone has different methods of coping. In addition to the resources we list below, try to build relationships with people who can offer different perspectives: faculty advisers, upperclassmen in your program, and maybe even a friend who is from the same part of the world as you.




Perspectives & Advice



iconGetting To Know Americans



iconU.S. Academic Culture



iconCulture Shock (Adjustment)



iconBuilding Relationships (Taking Initiative)