Faculty advisers, directors of graduate studies, departmental registrars, and GSAS academic deans are here to advise & guide you at Yale.
Some academic requirements apply to all graduate students at the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences.
The Programs and Policies (P&P) handbook provides a comprehensive overview of all Graduate School requirements, as well as the requirements of individual programs. Please refer to the handbook for more information.
Our website can also help guide you through critical academic milestones:
- Academic Calendar
- Registration* & Courses
- Teaching Fellows & Requirements
- Prospectus & Qualifying Exams
- Glossary of Student Registration Status
*All students must register every term, except when on an approved Leave of Absence. See Academic Regulations
As you work to complete your degree, remember that your program will support and assist you, every step of the way. In addition, please take advantage of the Graduate School’s Resources for Students.