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Fall 2020 Policies REVISED

July 15, 2020

New Students, Continuing Students, and Visitors Revised July 15, 2020 Yale welcomes all new and continuing graduate students to campus for the fall semester. We have established precautions and behaviors for the safety of our community that make it... read more

New ICE regulations affecting international students

July 8, 2020

A Message from Dean Cooley Copied to:  GSAS staff, Chairs, DGSs, Registrars Dear graduate students, I want to thank those of you who were able to attend our Town Hall/webinar yesterday that focused on urgent issues affecting international students... read more

Fall 2020 for Graduate Students

July 1, 2020

Copied to: Chairs, DGSs and Registrars In this message: Follow-up to the message from President Salovey and Provost Strobel regarding the 2020-21 academic year with specific guidance for graduate students. Dear graduate students, Whether you are... read more

Brief updates re the YPD and international student visas

June 24, 2020

In this message: Report released about the Yale Police Department and info re the latest Presidential Proclamation affecting international students. Dear graduate students, A brief message to update you on two important topics: A report was... read more

We stand with you

May 31, 2020

Copied to: Graduate School faculty and registrars Dear graduate students, I write to you from a place of calm and natural beauty that belies the ugliness that is unfolding in the world around us. With the murder of George Floyd as the latest... read more

Fall Calendar Announcement

May 28, 2020

Office of the Provost reprinted Summary: Yale College and the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences will begin classes August 31 and end December 4.  The semester will end December 18. Regardless of whether Yale College is in residence from August... read more

GSAS graduate student Thuto Thipe

Spotlight on GSAS graduates: Thuto Thipe

May 19, 2020

Thuto Thipe, a new PhD graduate of the History and African American Studies departments, is this year’s recipient of the Afro-American Cultural Center’s Award for Outstanding Graduate Research in the African Diaspora. “This award is an affirmation... read more

Trainee considerations for returning to labs

May 19, 2020

Copied to: GSAS staff, registrars In this message: Trainee considerations for returning to labs Dear students and faculty of the Graduate School, On May 13, messages from Provost Strobel and Dean Cooley announced that graduate students may return... read more

Announcing the Graduate Mentor Award winners

May 6, 2020

Each year, Yale’s Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (GSAS) recognizes faculty members who are exceptional advocates for the professional, scholarly and personal development of their students with the Graduate Mentor Award The selection committee... read more