Health-Related Information

Yale Health Information

All students enrolled at least half time in a Yale degree program are provided with Basic Coverage at the Yale Health Center, located at 55 Lock Street. Yale Health Basic Coverage includes the following services at no charge:

Students enrolled at least half time in a Yale degree program are also automatically enrolled in and billed a fee for Yale Health Hospitalization/Specialty Care. You may waive this coverage if you have comparable coverage through an alternate insurance carrier. To determine which level of coverage is right for you, please review the “Student Guide to Yale Health” (PDF) and the “Yale Health Student Handbook.” You will receive an e-mail in June with instructions on how to waive Hospitalization/Specialty Care. If you have any questions, please call Member Services at 203-432-0246 or email

Required Immunizations and Forms

Yale University requires students to complete immunization and health forms by August 1. Please note, the completion of the immunization requirements can take several months, so start this process as soon as you can. For instructions and forms, visit the New Undergraduate Student Forms page of the Yale Health web site.

Disability or Medical Conditions (including environmental allergies)

If you have a disability or medical condition (including environmental allergies), you must request special consideration in rooming by May 6. Click here for instructions.