Located in New Haven, Connecticut, just 1.5 hours from New York City and 3 hours from Boston, Yale Law School welcomes visitors, especially prospective students.

You’ll find the Law School in the Sterling Law Building on the 410-acre Yale campus, with its impressive neo-gothic architecture, extensive athletic and recreational facilities, and 26 libraries. Downtown New Haven is a short walkable block away, and offers restaurants, shops, bookstores, and a lively night life. Take an online tour of the New Haven Neighborhoods on our site and visit Living in New Haven. You can also take a self-guided tour of the Law School. When you arrive on campus, please register in the Admissions Office to get further information on visiting classes. The office is open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. The Admissions Office is located at 133 Wall Street, Ruttenberg Hall, on the first floor, room 175.

Please note: the Law School will be closed during Thanksgiving Break (November 25-30) and Winter Break (December 22 - January 19). The Law School is open but there are no classes during Fall Break (October 8-13), Fall Examination Period (December 7-22) and Spring Break (March 11-21).

If you are unable to visit the Law School, consult our recruiting schedule to see if we will be visiting a location near you.

Questions? Please contact Admissions.

It really was the only law school for me as I look back on my experiences now because it just provided for me the raw materials with which to make a career. And really great people—both my peers and the professors—who were there who did nothing but encourage, assist, help, charge me up.”

Senator Cory Booker

Class of 1997