Each college has its own dining hall, library, computer cluster, buttery, fitness center, and music practice rooms. Some colleges have unique facilities, such as the Fabric Arts Studio in Morse College or the Woodshop in Berkeley College. Students have access to all the facilities in their college throughout their time at Yale (even if they live on Old Campus or off campus).
Heads and Deans
Every residential college has its own head and dean, both of whom are Yale faculty members. The head and dean live in the college with their families and eat their meals with students in the dining hall. Getting to know all residential college students as individuals helps the head and dean to address student concerns as personally and effectively as possible.
- The head of college (HOC) is the chief administrative officer and the presiding faculty presence in each residential college. He or she is