Financial Resources

Managing finances to optimize your college experience is a challenge in itself, but the costs can often place a larger burden on low-income students. In order to support students through these challenges, we have centralized information in our Financial Guidance page as a first-go-to resource for any questions regarding finances for low-income students.

  • Interested in learning more about financial literacy? Make sure to check out Yale’s new financial literacy site at to expand your knowledge on money managing.   
  • Learn about Yale College Dean’s Office (YCDO) Services that assist with winter and professional clothing.
  • Read our comprehensive Money Manual, composed from student and administrative tips on how to navigate Yale on a budget.
  • Bookmark our advice on how to react to Emergency and Unexpected Expenses if you find yourself having to spend money you might not have at hand.