Student Life

The Yale School of Nursing is a student-oriented institution dedicated to fulfilling its mission of providing "better health for all people." A nurturing and communal environment, the School seeks to enrich students both academically and socially.

2019 New Student Checklist

Collection of links, quick guides, and essential information for entering students.

YSN Student Resources & Guidelines

The Yale School of Nursing (YSN) Student Resources & Guidelines provide information to help you successfully navigate your academic career at YSN. The information includes policies, procedures, guidelines, and resources available to you within the YSN community and across Yale University. We hope you will return to these recourses often as you progress on the path to finishing your degree.

Student Resources

Access student policies and guidlines, as well as other important YSN documents.

Commencement 2019

YSN will celebrate its 93rd Commencement ceremony on Monday, May 20, 2019.

Student Awards

Learn more about the ways in which YSN celebrates its exceptional and diverse students.

Office of Student Affairs

The Office of Student Affairs supports and assists current students, applicants and alumni in a variety of capacities. Click here to meet the staff!


YSN's Registrar Office oversees course registration, student records, academic transcripts, and degree verifications.