Graduate & Professional School Alumni & Annual Funds

Annual giving by alumni forms the backbone of support for Yale’s Graduate School of Arts & Sciences and professional schools. These critical current-use gifts immediately benefit the schools’ most valuable assets—the students—by improving the academic experience and offsetting the financial burden of advanced study at Yale.

Just as alumni gifts once helped fund your time at Yale, you can now take pride in knowing today’s students will benefit from your generosity. Make your gift now or keep reading to learn more.

Giving Opportunities

Please use the links below for more information about how your gifts support the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences and professional schools at Yale.

Graduate School of Arts & Sciences

Yale’s commitment to research and scholarship is fully realized in the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, featuring more than seventy programs of highly advanced study. Your gift supports initiatives including fellowship awards and research and travel grants.

For more information please contact:
Caitlin Beardsley
Senior Associate Director for Graduate and Professional Schools Annual Giving
caitlin.beardsley@yale.edu
203.432.6956

School of Architecture

The School of Architecture trains the architects of the future and balances the demands of art with those of social responsibility. Your gift supports financial aid and the presentation of new ideas to the public through exhibitions, symposia, and publications.

For more information please contact:
Caitlin Beardsley
Senior Associate Director for Graduate and Professional Schools Annual Giving
caitlin.beardsley@yale.edu
203.432.6956

School of Art

The Yale School of Art is a leader in the professional instruction of the world’s most promising artists. Your gift continues the tradition of excellence in arts education that has thrived since the school’s founding in 1869.

For more information please contact:
Caitlin Beardsley
Senior Associate Director for Graduate and Professional Schools Annual Giving
caitlin.beardsley@yale.edu
203.432.6956

Divinity School

For nearly 200 years, Yale Divinity School has inspired the minds that have inspired church and world. Your gift secures the continuation of that mission by directly supporting financial aid for current students.

For more information please contact:
Caitlin Beardsley
Senior Associate Director for Graduate and Professional Schools Annual Giving
caitlin.beardsley@yale.edu
203.432.6956

School of Drama

Your gift to the School of Drama provides critical support for financial aid, mitigating the cost of tuition and reducing debt so students can make the creative and adventurous choices that will create a bright future for the American theater.

For more information please contact:
Caitlin Beardsley
Senior Associate Director for Graduate and Professional Schools Annual Giving
caitlin.beardsley@yale.edu
203.432.6956

School of Forestry & Environmental Studies

Your gift to the School of Forestry & Environmental Science provides support for students during their required mid-degree internship, funding for high-priority projects at the School Forests, and financial aid for current students.

For more information please contact:
Caitlin Beardsley
Senior Associate Director for Graduate and Professional Schools Annual Giving
caitlin.beardsley@yale.edu
203.432.6956

Law School

From comprehensive financial aid, to world-class faculty, to an unparalleled array of academic programs and legal services, your gift nourishes the intimate and challenging learning environment that sets Yale Law School apart from its peers.

For more information please contact:
Caitlin Beardsley
Senior Associate Director for Graduate and Professional Schools Annual Giving
caitlin.beardsley@yale.edu
203.432.6956

School of Medicine

Yale School of Medicine  is a preeminent academic medical center that supports the highest quality education, research, and patient care. Your gift supports financial aid and helps fund infrastructure investments and groundbreaking research, leaving a lasting impact in the fields of science and medicine.

For more information please contact:
Bridget Austin
Asistant Director of Development, Yale School of Medicine
bridget.austin@yale.edu
203.436.8556

School of Music

For over 100 years the School of Music has educated promising musicians while offering public performances that enhance cultural life. Your gift can help alleviate the financial burdens of students traveling to auditions and competitions, fund master classes, and support the acquisition and maintenance of fine instruments.

For more information please contact:
Katherine Darr
Director of Development, School of Music
katherine.darr@yale.edu
203.432.2208

School of Nursing

One hundred percent of donations to the School of Nursing Annual Fund goes directly toward student financial aid. Your gift helps increase opportunities for all qualified students to receive a YSN education uninhibited by economic factors.

For more information please contact:
Caitlin Beardsley
Senior Associate Director for Graduate and Professional Schools Annual Giving
caitlin.beardsley@yale.edu
203.432.6956

School of Engineering & Applied Science

The School of Engineering & Applied Science performs cutting-edge scientific research and trains the next generation of engineers. Your gift supports the graduate fellowships, undergraduate scholarships, facilities renovations, and recruitment of leading faculty that makes this work possible.

For more information please contact:
Caitlin Beardsley
Senior Associate Director for Graduate and Professional Schools Annual Giving
caitlin.beardsley@yale.edu
203.432.6956

School of Management

Your gift to the School of Management directly supports its founding mission to educate leaders for business and society by funding scholarships to attract top talent, curricular innovations, immersion learning opportunities, and emerging research.

For more information please contact:
Cynthia Sacramone
Director, Annual Giving, Yale School of Management
cynthia.sacramone@yale.edu
203.432.1453

School of Public Health

Significant accomplishments at the School of Public Health—in areas such as genomics, disease modeling, and global health—have been supported by donors committed to improving the well-being of communities worldwide. Your gift sustains this vital work.

For more information please contact:
Caitlin Beardsley
Senior Associate Director for Graduate and Professional Schools Annual Giving
caitlin.beardsley@yale.edu
203.432.6956