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Taking in Yale, either on a formal tour or walk alone is fantastic! the architecture is beathtaking... read more

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coreywoo
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Simply walking the campus and catching the Yale aura is awesome!

I thoroughly enjoyed walking through and around campus every day that I was in town. Do not miss... read more

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Taking in Yale, either on a formal tour or walk alone is fantastic! the architecture is beathtaking even just from the street view. The school does provide free tours which I have participated in twice. I would highly recommend them! seeing the schools history from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank coreywoo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I thoroughly enjoyed walking through and around campus every day that I was in town. Do not miss the 6:00 and 7:00ish p.m. carillon bells that ring. Sign up for a free tour of campus which allows you to get into "student only" areas, fills...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank 531beverlyb
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yale University is simply stunning. The buildings and the grounds are very well maintained and the history surrounding the place is amazing.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Stressman101
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We were so lucky to be able to spend some time at Yale University as our daughter was attending a academic competition there for the week. We had a tour of the grounds which was excellent. In addition we got to have a lunch in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DaisyO2014
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Wandering around this campus is such a nice morning or afternoon activity. You feel like you're in Hogwarts. The architecture is beautiful and the streets are just lovely to walk around. If you visit New Haven, I believe they give a nice tour as well.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank laurencirkot
Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Yale university is simply beautiful. Surrounded by lots of garden and small shops, this university is something that a lot of students would want to go. If you are a tourist, you can get a free tour around the campus. Be sure the budle up...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 24 November 2018 via mobile

Yale University buildings have great architecture. The Woolsey Hall was a great venue for awarding ceremonies. The School of Management was ultra modern. Yale University was a superb host to the World Scholar’s Cup which my daughter competed in. New Haven was quiet and safe...More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank evaldez2014
Reviewed 17 November 2018

Walk around and be inspired by a resident student telling much about this university. Yes, they have a gift shop :)

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KongHans1
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Deciding to take advantage of the nice fall weather, my husband and I took a stroll through campus, and we were very impressed with the beautiful architecture! The atmosphere was very collegiate and very picaresque with the late-fall leaves clinging to tree branches. We'd like...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank AshBernadette88
Reviewed 10 November 2018

We took the campus tour on a perfect fall day. It is not directed at potential students, but made me wish I was one! The buildings look like they belong at Oxford in England, or Hogwarts! I recommend it if you are in New Haven...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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