Academic Resources

Academic Resources

Here are some links to important resources.

Registrar’s Office
Please access the Registrar’s Office website directly to request official transcripts, enrollment verification, and other services.

Transcript requests
The Benjamin Franklin Dean’s Office is not able to print official transcripts. Please visit the Registrar’s Office website for ordering an official transcript. You can access an unofficial transcript from the Yale Degree Audit (YDA) tool in SIS. Unofficial transcripts may be used for internal, Yale purposes only. The Benjamin Franklin Dean’s Office cannot print or forward unofficial academic records.

Yale College Programs of Study
The YCPS, or ‘Blue Book’, provides updated information about majors, departments, and programs in Yale College, recommendations for first-year courses and/or preparation for the major and a full list of courses for the academic year.

Undergraduate Regulations
The Undergraduate Regulations of Yale College detail all policies governing student life and organizations on campus.

Freshman Handbook:
Information for incoming freshmen on navigating life at Yale.

Advising Resources for Freshmen and Sophomores:
Information on advisers, courses and majors, distributional requirements and more.

Yale Poorvu Center for Teaching and Learning
Resources for tutoring and academic strategies.