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.


December 8, 2022
A Yale-designed and developed instrument has given astronomers a better idea of how 55 Cnc e — also known as the “hell planet” — got where it is today.
December 7, 2022
Their projects will examine potential environmental damage from attacks on nuclear power plants and war’s effects on environmental management and rights.

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                       [Program Dates: May 29 - July 28, 2023 *Housing Move-in, Sunday, May 28] 

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