Virtual Events

Connect with Yale through live online events

The Yale Admissions Office will be hosting online virtual events throughout 2021. Preregistration for all events is required. 

Please note: Yale does not track event registrations or contact with our admissions staff for the purposes of evaluating applications. 

Virtual Information Sessions

Virtual information sessions are co-hosted by a Yale admissions officer and current Yale student. These 60-minute online presentations cover academic programs, residential life, affordability, and admissions. Participants will not share their video or audio in the session but will have the option to submit questions in advance. Register for a Virtual Information Session »

Virtual Student Forums

Join an informal, non-evaluative Q&A sessions with current Yale students and no admissions officers or parents. Participants will not share their video or audio in the session but may submit questions via typed Q&A. Current Yale students will answer live. Register for a Virtual Student Forum »

Virtual STEM Student Forums

Join an informal, non-evaluative Q&A session with current Yale STEM majors. This one-hour session is an opportunity to learn about research opportunities and the experience of being a STEM student within a liberal arts curriculum. Register for a STEM Student Forum »

Inside Look STEM Virtual Sessions

Join a one-hour session led by current Yale science or engineering majors who will showcase laboratories and other on-campus resources. These webinars will provide an inside look at some special Yale spaces and highlight the experiences of Yale student researchers. Science sessions are hosted Sundays. Engineering Sessions are hosted Mondays. Register for a Science or Engineering Inside Look STEM Virtual Session »

Up Close Virtual Sessions

Up Close Virtual Sessions showcase a particular Yale experience in-depth, featuring a detailed overview of a specific topic and Q&A with current students. 

The Performing Arts in Yale College - Thursday, September 30 at 7:00pm EDT

Rural & Small-Town Students at Yale - Thursday, October 7 at 8:00pm EDT

International & Professional Experiences - Thursday, October 14 at 7:00pm EDT

Regional Virtual Sessions & Current Student Conversation

These special virtual sessions feature an overview of Yale’s undergraduate programs and a live panel conversation featuring Yale students from different US region. 

Southeast Region - Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Florida, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee

Southwest Region - Arizona, New Mexico, Nevada, Oklahoma, Texas

Central Midwest Region - Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Ohio, Wisconsin

Pacific States Region - Alaska, California, Hawaii

Western States Region - Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Montana, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington, Wyoming

Virtual Events with Multiple Colleges

Multicultural Open House

Celebrate diversity and inclusion at Yale. Experience Yale’s cultural centers, student groups, academic opportunities, and resource centers, through panels, performances, and showcases. Watch videos from two weeks of live online events held in September and October 2020.

Recordings of Past Live Sessions