J.D. Admissions Contact Information

The J.D. Admissions Office is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. We are located at 133 Wall Street, Ruttenberg Hall, Room 175.

Phone: (203) 432-4995

Email: admissions.law@yale.edu


Yale Law School Admissions Office

P.O. Box 208215
New Haven, CT 06520-8215


Our street address for Federal Express, UPS, and other courier deliveries is:

Yale Law School Admissions Office

127 Wall Street
New Haven, CT 06511


NOTE: The Graduate Programs Office handles admissions for the LL.M., J.S.D., M.S.L., and Visiting Scholars programs.


Visiting Yale Law School

Located in New Haven, Connecticut, just 1.5 hours from New York City and 3 hours from Boston, Yale Law School welcomes visitors, especially prospective students.

Meet the Team

Miriam Ingber, Associate Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid

Prior to joining the YLS admissions team, Miriam was the Associate Director of NYU’s Public Interest Law Center & Academic Careers Program where she provided counseling and programming for students and alumni interested in public service and academic careers. Miriam was also a professor in NYU Law’s Lawyering and Graduate Lawyering programs, where she taught simulation-based research, writing, and skills courses to both J.D. and LL.M. students. From 2014-2018, Miriam served on the board of Manhattan Legal Services, an organization that provides free legal representation to low-income New Yorkers. Prior to working at NYU, Miriam was a senior staff attorney at Children’s Rights, where she litigated civil rights, class-action lawsuits seeking systemic reform of struggling child welfare systems. She was also a litigation associate in private practice. Miriam holds a bachelor's degree, in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, from Dartmouth College and a J.D. from Yale Law School.



Craig Janecek, Director of Admissions

Craig is the Director of Admissions and responsible for managing the operation of the Admissions Office. Additionally, he meets with and counsels prospective and admitted students. Prior to joining the Law School, he worked in Yale’s Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology. Craig is an alumnus of Yale College where he majored in psychology with a focus on neurobiology. When he is not busy reading applications or sending admissions decisions, he enjoys feeding his addictions to music, coffee, and kitchen gadgetry. He is still looking for a decent bagel in Connecticut.





Quinn Brown, Associate Director of Admissions and Diversity Initiatives

Quinn is a native of Springfield, Massachusetts and a proud New Englander. He joined the YLS Admissions team in July 2017 after serving as the Assistant Director of Admissions at Fordham Law. Quinn is an alumnus of the University of Massachusetts (Amherst) where he majored in African American Studies and Political Science. During his time in New York City, Quinn also received master's degrees from New York University and the Teachers College at Columbia University. He enjoys interacting with prospective students and supporting YLS student organizations in their collective effort to promote educational equity through diversity and inclusion.