Accommodations

On-Campus Accommodations

Reservations for Commencement 2017 have now closed. Information regarding cost and arrangements can be found below.

Check-in/Check-out

The Commencement housing office will be located in the Dwight Hall Common Room on Old Campus. You may check in after 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, May 20.

It is extremely important that you vacate your room by noon on Tuesday, May 23. The University requires immediate access at that time to prepare for alumni reunions which begin on Thursday, May 25. Sorry, we are unable to make any exceptions to this date.

Deadline/Refunds

The final day we will accept reservations is Friday, April 28, 2017. Confirmation will be e-mailed by Friday, May 5, 2017. No refunds will be given after April 28.

Description of On-Campus Accommodations

You and your guests will share a suite with an unfurnished common living room with other guests. In some cases, you will also share a common in-suite bathroom, which does not have a lockable door. In some buildings, the bathrooms are down a common hallway. Bedrooms are furnished with single beds, dressers, desks, and chairs. Rooms will be cleaned and beds made up with linens, blanket, and pillow. Towels and soap will be provided. Please be sure to bring any other personal toiletries. No daily maid service will be provided during your stay.

Fees

$172 per person; this flat fee covers your entire stay of one, two, or three nights.

Housing Dates

Housing is available Saturday, May 20; Sunday, May 21; and Monday, May 22.

Housing Office Phone

On-campus housing guests may call the Housing Office at 203-432-9037 with any questions. Please note that this line will be active beginning Saturday, May 20 through noon on Tuesday, May 23.

Keys

Each suite door and most bedroom doors open with a key, which will be provided to you at check-in. In addition, an electronic access device, also provided at check-in, is required to enter the buildings.

Special Needs

Please let us know as soon as possible if a family member or guest has a disability that requires special accommodation. Due to limited room availability, note that the person requiring a lower floor will be housed with one other family member only. Remaining family members may be housed on an upper floor. Elevators are not available in most buildings.

Off-Campus Accommodations

The following list has been assembled for your convenience and is not intended to imply Yale University recommendation or endorsement. Rates for Commencement weekend are grouped below. Please note that many hotels have a two- or three-day minimum requirement for Commencement weekend.

$ $120 or less per night
$$ $121 - $175
$$$ $176 - $250
$$$$ $251 and up

Listings by City

New Haven

Austin Street Inn & Art Gallery
9 Austin Street
203-387-1699
austinstreeinn@gmail.com
$$$$

Courtyard by Marriott at Yale
30 Whalley Avenue
203-777-6221
$$$$

La Quinta Inn & Suites
400 Sargent Drive
203-562-1111
$$$$

New Haven Hotel
229 George Street
203-498-3100
$$$$

Omni New Haven Hotel at Yale
155 Temple Street
203-772-6664
$$$$

New Haven Village Suites
3 Long Wharf Drive
203-777-5337
$$$$

The Study at Yale
1157 Chapel Street
203-503-3900
$$$$

Branford

Baymont Inn & Suites
3 Business Park Drive
203-488-4991
$$

Days Inn & Conference Center
375 East Main Street
203-488-8314
$$

Holiday Inn Express
309 East Main Street
203-488-4035
$$$

Guilford

Comfort Inn
300 Boston Post Road
203-453-5600
$$

Hamden

Clarion Hotel & Suites
2260 Whitney Avenue
203-288-3831
$$$

Meriden

Four Points by Sheraton Meriden
275 Research Parkway
203-238-2380
$$$

Hampton Inn at Meriden
10 Bee Street
203-235-5154
$$$

Hawthorn Suites by Wyndham
1151 East Main Street
203-379-5048
$$$

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites
2104 North Broad Street
203-443-5700
$$$

Milford

Hampton Inn
129 Plains Road
203-874-4400
$$

Hilton Garden Inn
291 Old Gate Lane
203-783-9988
$$$

Holiday Inn Express & Suites Milford
278 Old Gate Lane
877-859-5095
$$$$

Hyatt Place Milford
190 Old Gate Lane
203-877-9800
$$$$

Mayflower Motel
219 Woodmont Road
840-877-0777
$

Residence Inn by Marriott
62 Rowe Avenue
203-283-2100
$$$

SpringHill Suites by Marriott
50 Rowe Avenue
203-283-0200
$$

North Haven

Best Western Plus
North Haven
201 Washington Avenue
203-239-4225
$$$

Orange

Courtyard by Marriott
136 Marsh Hill Road
203-799-2200
$$$

Shelton

Courtyard by Marriott Shelton
780 Bridgeport Avenue
203-929-1500
$$$

Hampton Inn Shelton
695 Bridgeport Avenue
203-925-5900
$$

Hilton Garden Inn
25 Old Stratford Road
203-447-1000
$$

Extended Stay America
945 Bridgeport Avenue
203-926-6868
$$$

Hyatt House Shelton
830 Bridgeport Avenue
203-225-0700
$$$

Residence Inn by Marriott
1001 Bridgeport Avenue
203-926-9000
$$

Stratford

Quality Suites
1500 South Avenue
203-375-9528
$$

Homewood Suites by Hilton
6905 Main Street
203-377-3322
$$$$

Trumbull

Trumbull Marriott
180 Hawley Lane
203-378-1400
$$$

Wallingford

Courtyard by Marriott
600 Northrup Road
203-284-9400
$$

Fairfield Inn by Marriott
100 Miles Drive
203-284-0001
$$

Homewood Suites by Hilton
90 Miles Drive
203-284-2600
$$$

West Haven

Best Western Executive Hotel
490 Saw Mill Road
203-933-0344
$$$$

Hampton Inn & Suites
510 Saw Mill Road
203-932-0404
$$$$

Additional Area Information

Greater New Haven Convention & Visitors Bureau
800-332-STAY

INFO New Haven
230-773-9494

Visit New Haven
203-777-8550

Private Home Rentals
www.vrbo.com or www.HomeAway.com

Yale Visitor Center
203-432-2300

Yale Center for British Art
1080 Chapel Street
203-432-2800

Yale University Art Gallery
1111 Chapel Street
203-432-0600

Peabody Museum of Natural History
170 Whitney Avenue
203-432-5050