Dean’s Office Services

Laptop Loans

For laptop loans, please email You will receive a response within one business day with information on where and when to pick up your laptop loan. 

Community Kitchens

For students staying in New Haven over breaks when the dining halls close, we will be coordinating communal meals with FGLI students living off-campus to ensure students do not have to stress about having enough food and money during break. If you are interested in hosting your space for a meal or in opting into a communal meal, fill out the Community Kitchen from (link to be added shorty).

Career Closet

In partnership with the Yale College Dean’s Office, the Asian American Cultural Center at Yale (AACC) has developed the Yale University Career Closet. The Career Closet is a source of professional clothing for students that need professional attire for interviews, receptions, and all other formal events.

For those interested in borrowing clothing from the Career Closet, please fill out the following Career Closet Request Form.

For those interested in donating clothes to the Career Closet, please email the Woodbridge Fellow of the Yale College Dean’s Office, José Lopez, at

Winter Clothing Grants

Connecticut winters can be frigid, but the Yale College Deans Office can offer Winter Clothing Grants to students with financial need, who unfamiliar and under prepared for winter. These grants can help new students get winter basics (e.g. coat, boots, gloves) to manage the New England winter months. For more information about dressing for winter check out:

Commencement Gear

A limited amount of commencement caps and gowns are available for seniors to borrow. More details to be announced shortly.