Science and quantitative reasoning are integral parts of a liberal education and Yale College is committed to providing undergraduates with a strong science and quantitative reasoning foundation through scholarship and original research. Explore the academic, programmatic, and research opportunities currently available to our students.


November 21, 2022
A new study by Yale paleontologists charts the radical evolutionary changes to the thigh bones of dinosaurs and birds that allowed them to stand on two feet.
November 18, 2022
The recent GAINS conference gathered high school female and non-binary students, teachers, and Yale scientists to explore STEM topics and careers.

2022-2023 Application Dates

STARS II Program
Deadline:  September 23, 2022 at 11:00 PM 

STARS Summer Research Program
Deadline:  February 10, 2023 at 3:00 PM 

Yale College Deans Research Fellowship in the Sciences
Deadline: February 23, 2023 at 3:00 PM 

Tetelman Fellowship for International Research in the Sciences 
Deadline:  March 2, 2023 at 3:00 PM 

Yale College First-Year Summer Research Fellowship
Deadline: March 8, 2023 at 3:00 PM 

Applications can be found at:
Yale Student Grant & Fellowship Database 


STEM Research at Yale and Abroad
October 3 at 12:00 PM with Dr. Belperron                    Outside on Old Campus; meet at the red tables behind LC (Rain date: October 10)

October 6, 5:00-7:00 PM in Davies Auditorium (Becton Center) Poster session followed by Presentations

STEM Research at Yale and Abroad
October 12 at 9:00 PM with Dr. Belperron
Zoom ID https://yale.zoom.us/j/96728632826

How to Find the “Right” Research Mentor
November 8 at 7:00 PM with Dean Chang

Zoom ID https://yale.zoom.us/j/7633610477

How to Write a Research Proposal
November 30 at 7:00 PM with Dean Chang
Zoom ID https://yale.zoom.us/j/7633610477