Yale College Advising Resources

  • Note the “Resources” and “Links” on the homepage
  • Note also that some links below lead off the Advising Resources Website to other Yale College websites

Academic Calendar, color-coded with important dates

Calendar for the Opening Days of College (academic and Student Affairs events during First-Year Orientation)


Directors of Undergraduate Studies contact list

Distributional Requirements (how to fulfill them)

Distributional Requirements (how they fit within the undergraduate curriculum)

Foreign Language Requirement (chart)

General advising help: advising@yale.edurisa.sodi@yale.edu, or your residential college dean

Guide to STEM Activities at Yale

How to Prepare for Meetings with Your College Adviser [advice to first-year students]

International Experience Options (study abroad, summer session, and fellowships)


  • NameCoach gives students, scholars, and staff (including college advisers) the ability to record their name in their own voice as they want it spoken. Participation in NameCoach is entirely voluntary and only needs to be done once. Use this link to login and record your name. This will then automatically show up in the Yale directory and you can add the link to your email signature. 

Office of Career Strategy FAQs for advisers

Personal Librarian Program 

Placement, Preregistration, and Applications for Special Programs

Premedical Students [information for]

Preregistration Applications and Preference Selection

Quantitative Reasoning Courses without Prerequisites

Tutoring: Academic Strategies | Hu & So | QR & Sc | WR (Center for Teaching and Learning)

Tutoring: Foreign Languages (Center for Language Study)

Yale College Calendar with Pertinent Deadlines (academic and other deadlines)

Yale Course Search 

Yale Summer Session Advising Resources