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Important Dates and Deadlines for 2024

Tip: All times listed are Eastern Daylight Time. Unless otherwise noted, deadlines are at 5 p.m.

Students may not arrive late or depart early from any YSS program.


YSS Courses for Credit and English Language Institute Application Deadlines

Deadlines are listed by type of student

Session A: May 27 - June 28

Session B: July 1 - August 2

Type of Student Session A Application Deadline Session B and ELI Application Deadline
Yale College Students Friday, May 10 Friday, June 14
Visiting Students taking only online courses Friday, May 10 Friday, June 14
Visiting Students* - on-campus Monday, April 1 Monday, May 6

*Visiting international students attending YSS in New Haven must have a visa and must be enrolled full time. Students taking YSS courses for credit in New Haven must take two courses (2 credits total), with at least one course in-person, per session.

Other YSS Program Application Deadlines

  All Applicants
Yale Writers' Workshop

Monday, April 1

Conservatory for Actors

Monday, April 1

Point: For Yale Summer Session Programs Abroad visit Yale Study Abroad for program dates and all other program information.

Accommodations, Immunization, and Residential Dates & Deadlines


Point: Request academic and residential accommodations through Student Accessibility Services (SAS).

Session Deadline to Contact SAS
Session A Monday, April 22
Session B Monday, May 20


Point: Read More About YSS's Immunization Requirements

Session Submitted Data Compliant with Immunization Requirements
Session A Monday, April 15

Friday, May 3

Session B Monday, May 20 Friday, June 7


  Session A Session B
Housing Check-In Sunday, May 26 Sunday, June 30
Residential Colleges Close Friday, June 28 (6 p.m. EDT) Saturday, August 3 (9 a.m. EDT)

Payment Due Dates

  Payment Due Date
Application Fee

At the time of application. Applications will not be considered without payment of the application fee.

Session A Courses Friday, May 3
Session B Courses and the English Language Institute Friday, June 7
Yale Summer Session Programs Abroad  Please visit Yale Study Abroad.
Yale Writers' Workshop Please visit the Yale Writers' Workshop page.

Academic Dates and Deadlines

For Yale Summer Session Programs Abroad, please refer to Yale Study Abroad.

For deadlines concerning course changes using YSS COVID-19 Courses and YSS COVID-19 Housing Subsidies, please see the YSS COVID-19 Courses FAQ Page.

Unless otherwise noted, deadlines are at 5:00pm EDT.

Students are advised to review carefully the Yale Summer Session Student Handbook for the relevant academic regulations.

  Session A Session B
Deadline to Change Courses Friday, May 17, at 5:00pm EDT Friday, June 21, at 5:00pm EDT
First Day of Classes Monday, May 27 Monday, July 1

Deadline to Withdraw from a Course Without the Course Appearing on the Transcript 

Wednesday, June 12, at 5:00pm EDT Wednesday, July 17, at 5:00pm EDT
Deadline to Convert a Course from a Letter Grade to the Credit/D/Fail Option* or to Withdraw from a Course Friday, June 28, at 5:00pm EDT Friday, August 2, at 5:00pm EDT
Last Day of Classes Friday, June 28 Friday, August 2

* Please see the Student Handbook for eligibility criteria. To be eligible for the Credit/D/Fail option in Yale Summer Session courses in New Haven and online, a student must be enrolled in at least two courses in a single five-week session, Session A or Session B, at least one credit of which must remain at all times for a letter grade or the mark of Pass.

Yale Summer Session 2024

Date: Session A:
May 27 - June 28, 2024

Session B:
July 1 - August 2, 2024