Explore Yale

Take time to explore Yale's unique community

When you work at Yale, you belong to a community that encompasses the entire university campus and reaches out to embrace its hometown, New Haven. Explore the world-renowned museums, delicious delights, family-friendly activities, and all that our community has to offer.

Sports and Recreation

From sailing to soccer, basketball to baseball, ice hockey to track and field, and more, there are a variety of sports played throughout the school year.


When you are part of the Yale community, your family is too. Countless opportunities exist for your loved ones to participate in the richness of the university culture.

The Arts

Yale and New Haven are East Coast art destinations. Both the Yale University Art Gallery and The Yale Center for British Art are free and open to the public.

Delicious Delights

New Haven and Yale offer memorable eating experiences. Campus farms grow delicious produce. Restaurants serve everything from Malaysian to French, Modern American to Italian, Sushi to Spanish.

Extraordinary Yale

Yale’s police department runs the Citizen’s Police Academy, which features both classroom training and hands-on activities, and is open to members of the Yale and New Haven communities.

Expand Your Mind

Part of Yale University’s mission is to disseminate knowledge. Students are the main recipients of this knowledge, but staff members also have opportunities to learn on campus.