Yale Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 14.0% of the student population at Yale. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit Yale Disability Services.
Yale for the Military
While not a "service academy", Yale does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit Yale Veteran Services . For more information, check out our Yale for Veterans Guide.
Yale offers On-Campus Day Care
For students with young families, Yale does offer some day care. Programs like this are often in very high demand, so be sure to inquire as soon as you can.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at Yale University
Yale not only offers on-campus housing, they require freshmen to live on campus. If you are a returning adult or veteran, you can inquire about being exempted from such a requirement.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at Yale University
Yale has a comparatively large, student body. There were 5,964 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 5,939 (99.6%). Part-time attendance was 25 (0.4%).
Yale University is Ranked #1 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, Yale receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank Yale #1 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
Yale University Competes in the NCAA
Yale has a total of 926 student athletes, 486 men and 440 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$37,384,374|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$37,384,374|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to Yale University Athletics