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
Yale is a member of several consortia that offer prospective students and families the option to learn about multiple colleges in one shared session. These 60-90 minutes sessions will showcase each school and cover the basics of selective college admissions and need-based financial aid.
- Sunday, September 12 at 7:00pm EDT
- Sunday, September 19 at 7:00pm EDT
- Monday, September 20 at 7:00pm EDT
- Sunday, September 26 at 7:00pm EDT
- Wednesday, September 29 at 7:00pm EDT
- Sunday, October 3 at 7:00pm EDT
- Tuesday, October 5 at 7:00pm EDT
- Sunday, October 10 at 7:00pm EDT
- Thursday, September 9 at 8:00pm EDT
- Thursday, September 23 - Access & Affordability - at 8:00pm EDT
- Thursday, September 30 at 8:00pm EDT
- Thursday, October 7 - Sesión de Información en Español - at 8:00pm EDT
- Thursday, October 14 at 8:00pm EDT
- Wednesday October 20 at 8:00pm EDT
- Thursday, October 28 at 8:00pm EDT
- Sunday, September 19 at 4:00pm EDT
- Tuesday, September 21 at 8:00pm EDT - Financial Aid Common Questions
- Monday, October 18 at 8:00pm EDT - Financial Aid Common Questions
Bates, Brown, Dartmouth, Wellesley, and Yale sessions for New England students
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.