For Advisers

* New for Fall 2017 *

On April 12, 2017, Yale College Dean Jonathan Holloway announced changes to advising in the residential colleges that will affect many of our longstanding advising practices.  

Please click on the link to the left, “College Advising: Changes for Fall 2017” for a guide to the new advising system. 

The information in this “For Advisers” will undergo a thorough review and revision shortly.  Please visit again over the summer!


Academic advisers are sometimes uncertain about their roles, particularly if they are advising for the first time. Even some seasoned advisers question how they can best connect with and be of most assistance to their advisees. The purpose of what follows is to answer those questions and provide some practical suggestions that will help you have a successful experience in your role as adviser.


First-year Advisers

Sophomore Advisers

General Advising Information, Resources, & FAQs

General Advising Information, Resources, & FAQs

For the Fall Term

For the Fall Term

For the Spring Term

For the Spring Term

For a list of your advisees’ names, their residential college affiliations, MDERs, and other information, and to access your personal advising page, click here