The new colleges will increase enrollment in Yale College by 15 percent.

With expansion, changes to recruitment policy unclear

March 4, 2015 • 0
With the opening of two new residential colleges in the fall of 2017 will come an increase in the undergraduate student body by 15 percent. Among the 800 new students will be singers, engineers and poets. But whether or not this figure will include additional student-athletes has yet to be determined.

Term bill to increase by roughly 4 percent

March 2, 2015 • 0
During its February meeting, the Yale Corporation approved a 4 percent increase in the Yale College term bill for the 2015–16 academic year.

Thomas Near named Saybrook master

March 2, 2015 • 0
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology professor Thomas Near will be the next master of Saybrook College, University President Peter Salovey announced to a crowd of students Friday evening in the college's dining hall.

GESO releases report addressing college expansion

February 27, 2015 • 0
The Graduate Student and Employees Organization, released a report yesterday to call attention to the University’s unresolved questions about teaching positions and faculty diversity as Yale College prepares to expand.

DOJ funds studies on campus sexual assault policies

February 25, 2015 • 0
The Department of Justice is soliciting new research to identify constructive practices in both the investigation and adjudication of sexual assault complaints on university campuses.

Finding work in a bigger Yale College

February 24, 2015 • 0
Although the opening of the new residential colleges in 2017 will begin to increase the size of the student body by 15 percent, the number of student jobs is unlikely to see a proportionate boost.

Search for new masters nears final stages

February 23, 2015 • 0
As residential college masters welcome the class of 2019 this August, four of the 12 will be freshmen themselves.

For Yale’s highest body, secrecy is the rule

February 20, 2015 • 0
In the coming week, the 17 members of the Yale Corporation will gather around the oval table in Woodbridge Hall.

In cases of forced withdrawal, law provides little guidance

February 17, 2015 • 0
A recent lawsuit against Quinnipiac University has highlighted gaps in the laws surrounding forced withdrawal policies.

White House budget calls for increased college access

February 11, 2015 • 0
The Obama administration’s recently released budget proposal for the 2016 fiscal year may soon make college more affordable and accessible for students nationwide.

Visits from NEA, NEH celebrate New Haven arts scene

February 10, 2015 • 0
Bathed in pink light and flanked by ballerinas, Mayor Toni Harp, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro and University President Peter Salovey faced a crowded ballroom at the Omni Hotel Monday night to celebrate their “valentines” this year — the arts and humanities organizations of New Haven.

Withdrawal’s unexpected burden: money

February 5, 2015 • 0
The expenses of being a full-time Yale student are well known, ranging from tuition to textbooks to meal plans. But for some students who withdraw from the University, a less expected, heavier financial burden awaits.