Welcome to Yale Law School!

We are really looking forward to having you join us. We are here to help with your transition as you enter the Yale Law School community. Orientation 2016 will take place from Monday, August 22-Friday, August 26. We will continue to update this page throughout the summer, so stay tuned for an updated schedule. You can use the links to help you navigate the various online resources and plan your move to YLS and New Haven.

If you have any questions, please call (203-432-7979) or e-mail us (law.studentaffairs@yale.edu).


Once you are in the position of influence and decision making, I need you to always remember that behind every decision you make is a person.”

Gina Raimondo ’98

Governor of Rhode Island, 2015 Commencement Address