Yale is focused on the health and safety of its community as it continues to create and share knowledge that benefits the world.


Campus Status

ALERT LEVEL: Moderate Risk

Yale provides vital data about the state of COVID-19 within the Yale community.

See Yale Statistics

Updated April 1, 2021

  • The Yale Vaccination COVID-19 Program is currently scheduling individuals 16 and older.
  • President Salovey announced on March 29 plans for the fall 2021 semester. The university expects most classes will be taught in person if public health conditions permit.
  • The spring semester began February 1 with most courses being taught remotely. All graduate and professional students, sophomores, juniors, and seniors were invited to live on campus or in the New Haven area this semester.
  • Staff in non-essential roles will continue to work remotely until August 1.

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Campus Life

The public health crisis continues to demand personal responsibility, a spirit of cooperation, and resilience. See on-campus policies and services for keeping Yale healthy.

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Travel Guidelines

View quarantine requirements, guidelines for university-related  travel, and State of Connecticut advisories.

See travel guidelines

Visitors Policy

To reduce the risk of bringing cases of COVID-19 to campus, short-term visitors are not allowed during the semester.

See Visitors Policy

More Resources

Many of the university’s schools and units provide helpful COVID-19 and fall semester information.