Welcome to Yale Law School!

We really look forward to having you join us. OSA is here to help with your transition to the Yale Law School community.

Orientation 2020 will take place virtually throughout the course of the summer. Please visit the YLS JD Class of 2023 on YaleConnect for frequent updates —including additional resources and an all-encompassing calendar of Orientation events.

If you have any questions, please call +1-203-432-7979 or e-mail us.

We can't wait to meet and work with you during your time at YLS!

Getting Started


Academic Calendar & Resources

Important dates and deadlines for the next school year and other important academic information.

Important Resources

Additional resources list for students, such as information on moving, IT, health & safety, and housing.

Student Life

Learn about the many ways in which Yale Law students can engage with each other and the community.

The breadth and depth of public interest opportunities at Yale Law School are incredible, and the unique curriculum allows us to dive in as first-year students.”


Stephanie Kim

Class of 2014