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Graduate Student Life Events

18 McDougal Graduate Student Life (GSL) Fellows and 3 Staff plan grad-focused events year-round. That's over 110 grad events each year, or two grad-focused events each month during the academic year, and selected events in summer, you can attend. Signature events include First Fridays at Five grad happy hours, annual Winter Ball, Grad Night arts events, and more. Fellows plan events in these program areas:

  • Arts and Culture
  • Family
  • Health and Wellness
  • International
  • Public Service
  • Social
  • Sports and Recreation
  • West Campus (new in 2018-19)

To find great grad events, check the GSL weekly E-Notes, Yale Connect (OrgSync), and GSL Facebook page

  • Login to Yale Connect (OrgSync) online or the OrgSync App - signup or buy tickets for McDougal GSL events in advance.  Free and paid McDougal GSL events fill up quickly; some have waitlists.