First-Generation Low-Income Student Support

You can make a gift to support Yale students who experience an emergency or unexpected financial hardship. You can support students directly in ways not covered by tuition, room and board, and financial aid. Yale students find this financial support at Yale Safety Net and Office of Career Strategy fellowships and travel reimbursement. Support includes:Emergency travel home and other unexpected needsWinter clothing: coats, gloves, hats, and boots; Career Closet professional interview clothes; Yale College domestic summer awards to support non-profit and public service internships; Travel reimbursement for job interviews; On-going programming and new projects’

FIRST:  Click here for the Giving to Yale form.

Under Selected Designations, specify your tax-deductible contribution, then type this text in the box provided:  “Designation #36430 – First-Generation Low-Income Student Support“).

Thank you for your support to help our next generation succeed at Yale and beyond. Our students will know that alumni continue to be there for them in so many ways.

For additional information on the Yale College Student Support fund, contact Alison E. Cole ‘99, Development Director, Yale College, phone 203.432.9067, email