Located in New Haven, Connecticut, just 1.5 hours from New York City and 3 hours from Boston, Yale Law School welcomes visitors to our campus, especially prospective students. You will find the Law School in the Sterling Law Building on the 410-acre Yale campus, with its impressive neo-gothic architecture, extensive athletic and recreational facilities, and 26 libraries.

When you arrive on campus, please check in with the Admissions Office, located in Suite 175 in Ruttenberg Hall.  The office is open on weekdays from 9:00am-4:30pm. 

Downtown New Haven is also a short walkable block away, and offers restaurants, shops, bookstores, and a lively night life. To learn more about the city, visit Living in New Haven.

These are the best law students in the world. They start full of promise and then they end full of accomplishment. It’s a thrilling thing.”


Harold Hongju Koh

Sterling Professor of International Law and Former Dean