About OPAC

The Office of Public Affairs & Communications works in partnership with school and departmental communications and media colleagues to promote the institution and to tell the many stories of Yale. We provide a variety of communications services to faculty and staff and we connect members of the media with our faculty members. We aim to inform and engage various audiences.

Our staff provides expertise in the following areas:

  • Media Relations
    We provide assistance to reporters and disseminate the University’s news. We write news releases, provide media training for faculty and staff, arrange video/radio feeds, and assist with op-eds.
  • Digital Strategy
    OPAC produces videos, podcasts and websites that support the strategic goals of the institution and oversees Yale's official social media channels.
  • Campus Communications
    We keep the Yale community informed, disseminating employee news and features, business updates, faculty and staff milestones, and other key information important to the University's internal audiences.
  • YaleNews & Events Calendar
    Our office oversees Yale's public events calendar and manages the University’s official news channel: YaleNews. Find out about novel medical and science research, events taking place on campus, and achievements by faculty, staff and students.

For more information on our services or to send comments, contact us.