Yale University is committed to an affordable education for students from every background. Diversity defines the Yale experience for those who teach and study here, and it raises our reputation for excellence worldwide. Learn more about the impact of financial aid at Yale.
Yale is renowned for both teaching and discovery. Senior faculty researchers also teach in the classroom, so that students can engage in the best of ideas and culture. Your gifts in support of the faculty are vital to advancing the boundaries of human knowledge and sustaining Yale’s academic excellence.
From genomics to nanotechnology, from materials science to biomedical engineering, and from green chemistry to personalized medicine, Yale is building new resources for students, faculty, and programs.
Yale's unique strength in the arts is well known. No other private university has a full suite of professional schools in art, architecture, music, and drama of comparable distinction. And in the Art Gallery and Center for British Art, Yale holds collections of extraordinary quality and breadth.
Yale aims to set the standard for a university in service to the world. A range of initiatives—from curricular innovations to study abroad to international programs—will ensure Yale's place among the leading global universities.
Alumni, parents, and friends can provide vital support to a range of initiatives in Yale College, the Graduate School, the professional schools, the university's libraries, galleries, museums, and Yale Athletics.