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The Yale typeface is available to Yale employees, students, and authorized contractors for use in Yale publications and communications. It may not be used for personal or business purposes, and it may not be distributed to non-Yale personnel. Please read the terms and conditions of use.

A new version of the Yale fonts became available for download in October 2008. All users are advised to delete older versions of the typeface and install the 2008 release. The new release combines all of the current fonts into convenient "Admin" and "Design" font families.

In order to download the Yale typeface you will need to log in using your Yale NetID and password. For security reasons, typeface download is limited to on-campus computers or to vpn connections. Once you have logged in, you will be asked to read and agree to the terms and conditions for use of the Yale typeface. You will also be asked to register your copy of the typeface. The primary intention of registration is to ensure that as updates become available, you will be informed.

If you are a Windows platform user, please read the following important information regarding PC font installation.

Users of InDesign on the Mac platform who are replacing an earlier version of the Yale typeface with the 2008 release version should read and follow the instructions for Mac font installation.

For further information regarding download, please contact the Office of the University Printer at 203 432-9217 or