In Ezra Stiles, the Dean is responsible for all housing assignments. The housing lottery and draw takes place during the spring term. Room allocation is implemented by the housing committee, which is composed of the dean and two permanent representatives from each class.

Housing Information for 2020-2021  

**Dates and times on this page will be updated February 2020.**

Intent:  Students should declare their intent to live on- or off-campus in Vesta by:

  • Date tbd - 9:00 pm in the Crescent Theater: Mandatory for Class of 2023
  • Date tbd - 9:00 pm in the Crescent Theater: Optional for Class of 2022
  • Date tbd - 9:30 pm in the Crescent Theater: Optional for Class of 2021

Rising Sophomores


Rising Juniors


Rising Seniors

Please note: 

The Housing Committee reserves the right to modify or update the housing rules at any time if the situation warrants. In addition, suite assignments can be changed to ensure fairness and to make sure that everyone has a place to live. All decisions will be made at the discretion of the Housing Committee, the Dean, and the Head of College. All decisions are final.


Dean Nilakshi Parndigamage

Class of 2020: Gina Zhu and Tiana Wang

Class of 2021: Jaeger Johnson

Class of 2022: Reta Behnam and Tony Leche

Class of 2023:  tbd

Insurance information: 

Yale is not responsible for loss of, or damage to, any personal belongings anywhere on or off campus, whether in a dormitory room, an off-campus apartment, or a storage area, regardless of the cause of the loss or damage. All students are encouraged to make their own arrangements to obtain insurance against loss or damage.

Yale’s Office of Enterprise Risk Management provides access for students to a comprehensive insurance policy to protect student personal belongings. Details can be found at https://ogc.yale.edu/erm/ins/protecting-personal-property-yale-university-campus