Yale's newest child care center, located in building W-E29 on West Campus is open to staff, faculty, postdoc and student parents. The center, managed by Bright Horizons Family Solutions, is now enrolling children ages six weeks through five years. In addition, the center offers backup child care for infants through age 12. The center is open 7 a.m. -- 6 p.m. Monday -- Friday. For more information, contact Bright
Horizons at Yale West Campus at (203)-795-3564 or go to
Note: (For additional information on child care for members of the Yale community, contact the WorkLife Program at (203) 432-8069 or go to www.yale.edu/childcare)
The Conference Center, on the West Campus, is available for Yale-sponsored meetings, symposia, retreats, and conferences of all sizes up to 250 attendees.
For more information about hosting an event at West Campus, contact West Campus Event Coordinator Sharon Finkenauer at 203.737.4036 or email@example.com.
Due to scheduled construction in the West Campus Conference Center, we will not be accepting event reservations or general interest tour requests December 20th-January 31st. Sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.
***THIS WEEK'S MENU ***
Monday:Chicken Parmesan, Eggplant Parmesan, Chef Pasta Toss, and Asparagus
Tuesday:Fish & Chips, Vegan Succotash, Broccolini
Wednesday:Chef Carved Flank Steak, Curried Chick Peas, Mac & Cheese, and Green Beans
Thursday:Teriyaki chicken Thighs, Veg Lo Mein, Steamed Basmati Rice, and Snow Peas
Friday:BBQ Pulled Pork on Ciabatta Rolls, Creamy Corn Casserole, and Sweet Potato Fries
**Special Ice Cream Sundae Bar on Tuesday**
Yale West Campus Dining Open Daily Monday through Friday
"A La Carte" breakfast items are available in the cafeteria from 8am to 10:30am, Monday through Friday.
Lunch is available from 11:30am to 1:30pm, Monday through Friday.
DINING PLAN :
West Campus Dining Plan $5
Non Meal Plan $7
- OPTION 1: Hot Entrée, Salad, Soup, Beverage & Dessert
- OPTION 2: All you can eat Salad Bar, Soup, Beverage & Dessert
- OPTION 3: Wrap, Salad, Soup, Beverage & Dessert
To purchase West Campus Dining plan points, click here. For Faculty with specialty dining cards (white cards) contact Mary Beth Laub or see dining staff to purchase points.
***Monthly lunch menus are currently unavailable for posting during the Cafeteria's construction.
Thank you for your patience during this construction phase! Please direct any comments or suggestions to West Campus Administration. ***
CATERING: Yale Dining can also cater your meetings or events. For more information contact Donna Hall at firstname.lastname@example.org or 203-432-3402.
For a list of local dining spots in West Haven and Orange, visit http://www.yale.edu/westcampus/dining.html.
- The West Campus Fitness Center is a FREE service only available to Yale West Campus occupants. Because this service is subsidized, we are unable to offer it to the masses.
- The Fitness Center is open for operation Sunday - Saturday between the hours of 5am and 10pm.
- Access into the facility is by ID only. In order to obtain access to the facility, you will need to complete the attached enrollment form . Your signed form serves as acceptance to the terms and conditions and your request for access to the facility. Please submit your completed form to email@example.com for processing. Please allow 24 hours from the time you submit your form until your badge access is granted (weekends not included).
- Designated space has been assigned for Yoga and other fitness courses in the new facility. A partnership has been established with Payne Whitney instructors to provide fitness classes (Yoga, Zumba, etc.) at the West Campus Fitness Center. To see a schedule of classes and to register online, click here.
- For updates on all YWC fitness classes, please like our page on Facebook www.facebook.com/YWCFitnessCenter. Please report any issues regarding the Fitness Center or classes to the West Campus Administration.
Yale’s Office of Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) is here to help create and maintain a safe environment for the Yale community. EHS will help you with information, guidance, and support with all established safety procedures, requirements, and training. Josh Armstrong is the West Campus Safety Advisor and the EHS point person for all your safety needs. He can be reached via email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling (203) 785-3550. To access all the EHS programs and services, please refer to http://www.yale/edu/ehs/.
The following are quick links to key information and services provided by EHS:
- Policies & Programs:
- Hazardous Waste management:
- Research Material Shipping:
Environmental Health & Safety:
(203) 785-3555 (8:30am - 5pm)
(203) 432-4400 (after 5pm)
The West Campus' 35 acres of plush rolling lawns, decorative shrubs, ornamental bamboo, and colorful flower beds are all carefully tended by Yale’s gardeners and groundskeeping staff. Yale’s master gardeners care for and professionally prune the many native oak and maple tree woodlands as well as the weeping cherries, sycamores, and gracious dawn redwoods. While caring for the lawns, trees, and other plant life, the groundskeeping staff are constantly mindful and respectful of the many native species of wildlife also residing on the campus.
To arrange network connections, for problems with electronic credentials (NetID), or desktop support for your computer, please contact your Distributed Support Provider (DSP).
- ITS Help Desk: 203.432.9000
This page provides an entry point for exploring the services and collections that the Yale University Library provides in support of Yale's mission of teaching and scholarly research. Electronic and digital resources are readily available at West Campus, and a system for delivering books from our science libraries serves as a prototype as we develop additional library services for West Campus.
Kline Science Library offers delivery of books, book chapters and journal articles from the University Library’s collections to faculty, staff and researchers located at West Campus.
- Visit www.library.yale.edu/science/services/westcampus.html to find out more details about the Center for Science and Social Science Information, or to fill out a request form for West Campus library delivery.
- You will need a West Haven zip code for system to work--06516.
- Requestors receive email notification when requests are filled, or an explanation regarding the inability to fill the request. Responses to unfilled requests will provide information about other service options for acquiring the material needed.
- Delivery of books to West Campus should be within 4 business days or less.
- Contact Kline Science Library staff at email@example.com or 203-432-3439 with questions.
- The return of materials to any on-campus library that circulates books is the responsibility of the requestor.
Access by car to West Campus parking will be through use of Yale ID/Prox card, with approval. Business managers coordinating new hires or moves to West Campus, should contact West Campus Security at 203-737-3111 to insure gate access.
Parking options on central campus:
Annual Pass: $109/$139 monthly Central/Med
Campus Day Passes: $8/day
$2/hour fee based lots: 37 College (CP2), Howard Ave
Garage, Ingalls Rink 26V
$8/day fee based lot: 16V
For More Parking Information:
www.yale.edu/transportationoptions/parking/parking-facstaff.html or call the Parking Office 203-432-9790.
The campus has 24/7 security coverage based in building WA-21, and the main security phone number is 203 737-3111. All buildings have Yale key-card access. Security does frequent rounds to check all buildings. Cameras are in place and video monitoring is used. Hiring managers are responsible for supplying names and prox ID numbers of employees to security to ensure they have gate and building access. The towns of West Haven and Orange provide first-responder service for medical, police, and fire emergencies, working closely with Yale police and security.
Employees can use three gates to access the campus: 100 West Campus Drive, 400 Morgan Lane, and 280 Heffernan Drive. An employee’s key card must be activated to use these gates, which is done through the Security office at West Campus. Contact Judy Steinis or Security at 203-737-3111.
Mail (Campus and USPS) - For US Mail, new units/departments moving out to West Campus should apply for a West Haven/Allingtown P.O. Box: contact Lynne Beauchemin at 203-764-9310. In addition, to setup a mailbox for yourself or your unit and arrange daily pickup/drop off of all mail, please contact Frank Ramos at 203-737-3024 or Fred Apuzzo at 203-737-3021.
Daily campus and USPS mail service is in place for all occupied buildings at West Campus and there is a daily run to Central Campus included in this service. Call Frank Ramos with specific questions. Sending campus mail to West Campus should be addressed as follows: Person’s name, Department name, West Campus, Building number.
Packages - Shipping a package to West Campus (FedEx and UPS), please address it to Yale University, Contact Name, 300 Heffernan Drive,Building Name and Office Suite, West Haven, CT 06516. There is a receiving station in the Storage & Receiving Center(W-A42) for large packages and other shipments; please call Frank Ramos at 203 737-3024 or Fred Apuzzo at 203-737-3021 to insure proper delivery.
West Campus residents wanting to ship out a package must log on to Yale's on-line shipping program Accuship via http://transportation.irondata.com/ to schedule a pickup, and then call Frank Ramos at 203-737-3024 or Fred Apuzzo at 203-737-3021to coordinate delivery.
Courier Service - Courier Service between campuses is offered Monday to Friday. Pickups at all active West Campus buildings begin at 8:45am daily and include US mail, campus mail, FedX/UPS, and research materials. The van heads to central campus by 9:15 am and returns to West Campus for drop-offs by 1pm daily.
For detail information on this or other support services, please call Frank Ramos at 203-737-3024 or or Fred Apuzzo at 203-737-3021.
For driving directions, the physical address for MapQuest directions is 100 West Campus Drive, Orange CT 06477.
You can order research materials from the Kline Tower and the Yale Medical School Stockrooms on central campus for delivery within 48 hours. Fax your order into: 203-432-6906 or place your order through SciQuest by logging on at http://www.yale.edu/procurement/eprocurement/.
For detailed information on ordering materials, call Tracy D’Addio at 203-432-9242.
General driving tours of the West Campus are offered through the Yale Visitor Center. For more information, please visit the Yale Visitor Center website at http://www.yale.edu/visitor/
For VIP and Development tours please email Danica Kelly at firstname.lastname@example.org.
These special-request tours leave from the West Campus Visitor Center, 100 West Campus Drive, Orange, CT. Parking is available.
Other Transportation Options
- Metro Taxi: 203-777-7777
- Hys Limo, West Haven, CT: 203-934-6331
- Yale TR&S Chauffeur Service: 203-436-4581
An IP (internet protocol) video conference system is now available for use in Room 204 of WB-25 at West Campus. The recently upgraded system is now configured to meet the varied needs of the Yale community. The system has two flat panel monitors, a high definition auto focus camera, and two table top microphones. A wireless remote control with a graphical user interface makes the systems very easy to use. The system allows the users to easily integrate a laptop computer (MAC or PC) into their meeting.
Video conferencing services are available Monday through Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM. Special arrangements can be made for conferences that need to take place at other times. The video conference system at West Campus is self serve; there are easy to follow directions located in the room.
For additional information about the services available, or to reserve the room, contact West Campus Event Coordinator Sharon Finkenauer at email@example.com.
Yale West Campus is participating in a pilot car share program with Yale Fleet Management. West Campus has two vehicles available for reservation.This program helps faculty, staff, and students when traveling frequently from West Campus to New Haven. For more information about the program, please click here. Guidelines and instructions for the program are located here. For a video demonstration of how to utilize the program, please click here.