Download the Yale Events App for Commencement!

March 15, 2016

Not sure where to dine? Looking for a cup of coffee between events? Want to view the Commencement schedule by school? Can't remember where your student's diploma ceremony is located? Don't want to carry a paper map of campus?

Download the Yale Events App for Commencement 2016! Use the app to plan your visit and to navigate campus while you're here during Commencement weekend. The app includes:

  • the weekend's Calendar of Events
  • locations of ceremonies and events
  • maps of campus
  • parking and transportation information
  • dining options (on and off campus)
  • accommodation information
  • helpful highlights about Yale and the city of New Haven
  • livestreams of the major ceremonies
  • Yale's social media channels, which are regularly updated throughout Commencement weekend

How to Get the App:

1) Visit the Apple App Store (for iPhone/iPad) or the Google Play Store (for Android). Search for the app titled "Yale Events."

2) Download and open the app. 

3) Browse for the event "Commencement 2016," and press to load. 

Note: If you wish to use some of the app’s advanced features to bookmark events, create your own weekend schedule, or receive push notifications, please create an account and log in. Click on the menu button in the top left corner of the app, and select “Log in for more features!”. You will be prompted through the steps to create an account. 

The app's main Calendar of Events features ALL Commencement weekend activities, including the individual ceremonies and events of Yale College, the Graduate School of Arts & Sciences, and the professional schools. We recommend creating a customized schedule featuring the University Commencement exercises, the ceremonies your students' school or college is hosting, and the performances you are interested in attending. On Commencement weekend, you can pull up your personal schedule and navigate the weekend with ease!

Don't have a smartphone or tablet? View the app in your web browser at https://event.crowdcompass.com/commencement.

How To Use The App

Download this step-by-step guide on how to use the app and its features!