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Spring 2021 Housing Application and Room Selection will open December 1 at 9:00 am EST and will close on December 13 at 11:59 pm EST.  

The Housing Application and Room Selection Process will open on December 1 for the Spring 2021 semester only. There is limited availability in the following dormitory halls: 254 Prospect, 276 Prospect, Baker (initially for Law students only), Helen Hadley Hall, 272 Elm (initially for GSAS only), and ESHarkness Hall. There is also limited availability in the following apartments: Mansfield Apartments and Whitehall Apartments. Sterling Quardrangle (Divinity) will be available initially for Divinity students only. Limited Family Housing is also available at Esplanade and Whitehall apartments. 

  • The assignment is only for the Spring 2021 semester. During February Housing Intent some assignments will be eligible to renew for the 2021-2022 academic year. 
  • If you choose an assignment on campus, you will need to change your status with your department before arrival.
  • For shared apartments or dormitories – you may be selecting a bedroom in a two-bedroom unit that already has a roommate and who has been living in the unit. 

Welcome to the Yale Graduate Community!

Yale Housing strives to provide a safe and supportive residential environment that fosters a sense of community and enhances the educational experience for all graduate and professional students and their families.

Graduate Housing buildings at Yale are full of charm and history. Many of the buildings that house students have been used for various purposes over the years. Yale University Facilities staff maintain our buildings, working with the Housing staff to identify and address concerns as they arise.

Yale Housing is continually working to improve the condition of our housing units. We encourage students to bring concerns regarding their rooms, apartments, or buildings to the attention of the housing office.

Before you apply:

(If you are a new student, please click here)

  1. Only students currently enrolled in, or who are matriculating into the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences or other Professional Schools at Yale, are eligible for Graduate Housing. Individuals such as visiting researchers, post-docs, interns, hospital residents, etc., are not eligible for Graduate Housing.
  2. Please review our buildings and contract rates (Dorm Rates and Apartment Rates).
  3. Learn about our application procedurestimeline, and renewal details.
  4. Yale Net ID is required to apply for housing. 

Graduate Housing Availability Limited

Unfortunately, Yale Housing does not have sufficient numbers of dormitory rooms or apartments to accommodate all applicants. After applying, students are encouraged to continue looking for other housing accommodations, as we do not guarantee every applicant will be offered a room or apartment. View Affiliated Housing Options.