Housing and Meal Information

Housing Details

Housing Forms

Students living on campus must complete and return a Health Care/Medical Release Form.

Accommodations

Yale Summer Session students residing on campus will be housed in Morse, Ezra Stiles, and Trumbull, three of Yale’s twelve undergraduate residential colleges. Each has its own courtyard, dining hall, common room, library, laundry facility, and computer cluster. Room assignments are made upon check-in at the residential colleges.

Term of Occupancy

Morse, Ezra Stiles, and Trumbull will open for occupancy.  The Housing Office will be located in Morse College - B12 and is open for check-in and checkout as described below. No student may move into his or her room before the specified date, and no student may remain in the college after the listed checkout date/time.

SESSION/COURSE                

HOUSING CHECK-IN

HOUSING CHECKOUT
NO LATER THAN 6:00 pm

Session A

Sunday, June 1
12:00 noon – 5:00 pm

Friday, July 4

PORT S-112 

Sunday, June 1
12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Saturday, June 21

ITAL S-110 & S-130

Sunday, June 1
12:00 noon – 5:00 pm

Friday, June 20

RUSS S-130 & S-150

Sunday, June 1
12:00 noon – 5:00 pm

Friday, June 20

8-week foreign languages

Sunday, June 1
12:00 noon – 5:00 pm

Friday, June 27

English Language Institute
Six-week Programs

Saturday, June 28
12:00 noon – 10:00 pm 
Sunday, June 29
12:00 noon – 5:00 pm

Friday, August 8

Global Summer Program

Sunday, June 29
12:00 noon – 5:00 pm

Friday, August 8

English Language Institute
University Preparation

Saturday July 19
12:00 noon – 10:00 pm 
Sunday July 20
12:00 noon – 5:00 pm

Friday, August 8

Session B

Sunday, July 6
12:00 noon – 6:00 pm

Friday, August 8

Laundry

Laundry machines for on-campus students are available in the basement of each residential college. Use your personal debit or credit card (MasterCard, Visa or Discover) to pay for your wash and dry cycles.

Dormitory Furnishings

The rooms in Yale’s residential colleges are simply furnished.  Each room contains a

  • twin bed
  • mattress
  • pillow
  • blanket
  • bureau
  • desk
  • chair
  • waste basket
  • recycling bin

*Desk lamps available upon request*

Students may also find furniture belonging to previous and returning occupants, which must not be removed or damaged. Students should bring:

  • sheets (twin extra-long)
  • towels
  • an extra lamp
  • a fan

Please note that fire codes prohibit halogen lamps. Yale rooms are not centrally air-conditioned and portable air conditioners are not permitted. Household items are available for purchase at the Yale Bookstore.

Telephones

Telephone service is not provided in the residential colleges. Students are advised to please bring a cell phone with them or purchase one upon arrival in New Haven.

Mail Service

Yale Station is a U.S. Post Office located on the corner of Elm and High Streets. The full-service customer counter (203-773-3454) is open Mon-Fri, 9:00 am - 5:30 pm. Students living on campus who wish to receive mail during their stay should use the  addresses below, beginning June 1.

Please note that students not living on campus may not have packages delivered to the campus housing office. Any packages received for nonresident students will be returned to sender.

NOTE:  FOR QUICKEST DELIVERY, SEND LETTERS OR PARCELS TO THE P.O. BOX ADDRESS.  ANY MAIL SENT VIA U.S. POSTAL SERVICE TO THE STREET ADDRESS WILL NOT BE DELIVERED FOR AT LEAST 4 TO 6 WEEKS. USE THE STREET ADDRESS FOR MAIL SENT BY PRIVATE CARRIERS ONLY. 

Letters  &  parcels  sent  via  U.S.  Postal Service or international mail:

Student name
Yale Summer Session
P.O. Box 205289
New Haven, CT 06520-5289
USA

 Parcels  sent  via  private  carriers
( FedEx, UPS, DHL, etc.):

Student name
Morse College
304 York St
Housing Office, Entryway B, Room 12
New Haven, CT 06511
USA

 Contacts

While you are on campus, messages can be left for you at the Housing Office, 203-436-3143 (after June 2), during the hours of 11:00 am to 6:00 pm, Monday through Friday; Saturday, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm.  In case of an emergency, you can be reached by contacting the Yale University Police at 203-432-4400.

Dining Services

Meal Hours  

Monday - Friday

Saturday and Sunday 

Breakfast

  7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. 

 Continental Breakfast       9:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Lunch

   11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.   

 Brunch                               11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Dinner

  5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.     

 Dinner                                5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

 

Meals

Students living on campus are required to have a full 21-meal per week contract, which provides breakfast, lunch (or brunch) and dinner seven days a week.

Students must present ID cards to the Dining Hall desk attendant at each meal. A student who loses his ID will be issued a temporary3-day meal card in order to receive meals while making arrangements for the ID to be replaced.

Students living off campus who wish to purchase a meal plan may find more information on the Yale Dining Services web site www.yale.edu/dining/options/summerdining.html .

Special Dietary Needs

Yale Dining Services can accommodate a wide variety of special dietary needs. Vegetarian and vegan dining options are available at every meal. Please contact the Dining Services Office at 203-432-0400 to discuss any food allergies or special dietary requirements.