McDougal Graduate Student Life

About Us

MEET PEOPLE- HAVE FUN - BALANCE YOUR LIFE- EXPLORE YALE & NEW HAVEN WITH MCD GSL

McDougal Graduate Student Life (GSL) Fellows and staff are here to organize grad social , wellness, and other programs and events in the McDougal Graduate Student Center, across the Yale campus and in New Haven. McDougal GSL Fellows are grad students peer-programmers who plan a wide variety of grad events in Family, Health & Wellness, International, Public Service, Social, and Sports & Recreation & West Campus.

McDougal GSL Events can:

  • bring you together with other graduate students & families to build community & socialize outside the lab, classroom or libraryallow you to explore and enjoy Yale and New Haven & expand your horizons
  • allow you to explore and enjoy Yale and New Haven & expand your horizons
  • help you balance your academic and personal life
  • build leadership and networking skills for your career

The Graduate Student Life Office oversees the McDougal Graduate Student Center facilities, plans New Student Orientation, and advises 60+ Graduate Student Organizations and Groups, too.

Weekly McDougal GSL E-notes tell you about GSL events and grad services. The GSL Notes are emailed automatically to all GSAS students weekly and posted in this portal as News.

GSAS Graduate students with spouses/partners can use this form to request access to Yale Connect and McDougal GSL Notes, and Prox ID Access to the McDougal Center. Spouses must request and receive Yale "sponsored Identity," which the form describes.

**Due to COVID-19 precautions, the McDougal Center facility is CLOSED and McDougal GSL Events in Person are cancelled or postponed. Virtual McDougal Grad events are being offered, so watch your emails and check Yale Connect for notices.**

Events

Be the first to know about what we have planned and add our group calendar to your schedule.

Newsletter

Check out our weekly
Graduate Student Life Notes
for Upcoming GSL Events and Important GSAS info!

Connect with us!

Contact us with questions, feedback, concerns!

Our Team

Elizabeth Ludyjan
GSAS Staff
Sarah Ostresh
McDougal GSL Fellow
Rebecca LaCroix
GSAS Staff
Saiti Halder
McDougal GSL Fellow
Jennifer Williams
McDougal GSL Fellow
Alycia Hall
McDougal GSL Fellow
Liam Hynes-Tawa
GSAS Staff
Connor Williams
McDougal GSL Fellow
Cecelia Harold
McDougal GSL Fellow
Sarwar Hussain
McDougal GSL Fellow
Tayah Turocy
McDougal GSL Fellow
Jing Ping
McDougal GSL Fellow
Adrian Natale
McDougal GSL Fellow
Helen Yang
McDougal GSL Fellow
Emily Theus
McDougal GSL Fellow
Larissa Tsukamoto
McDougal GSL Fellow
Billy Yang
McDougal GSL Fellow
Nakeirah Christie
McDougal GSL Fellow
Caitlin Davis
McDougal GSL Fellow
Taryn Dubois
McDougal GSL Fellow
Johnny Dubois
McDougal GSL Fellow
Lisa Brandes
GSAS Staff
Samantha Rossano
McDougal GSL Fellow
Jennifer Mendelsohn
GSAS Staff

24

Officers

3,540

Members

298

Events

192

Emails/Newsletters

E: mcdougal.center@yale.edu
P: 203-432-2583

McDougal Graduate Student Life

(Center closed due to COVID-19 precautions in Fall 2020) 135 Prospect Street, upper level (accessible) McDougal Graduate Student Center Yale University
New Haven, CT, 06511