For the Media

From helping reporters meet a looming deadline to assisting with long-lead stories, the staff at the Office of Public Affairs & Communications can provide timely help to print, broadcast and online media with the following:

Media Contacts

Whether you’re seeking a story idea, putting the finishing touches on a piece, or looking for an expert, connect with an OPAC communications officer to help you meet your deadline.

Media Kits

Find helpful information about selected announcements, events, and exhibitions at Yale.

Filming at Yale

News reporters with camera crews must schedule all visits to university grounds with the OPAC team. Video, photographic images or audio of students must not be captured without written consent from the individuals in question. For more information about filming on campus, please review our filming policies.   

News Releases

Communications Officers at OPAC write news releases to publicize a variety of topics from groundbreaking research studies to major events taking place on campus.  

Medical Experts

Find a Yale expert to comment on a variety of news stories. Reporters can search for faculty members by their area of expertise or by keyword.  


Request photos of Yale faculty, campus and events and consult campus photography policies.

Presidential Speeches & Statements

Speeches and other public statements by Yale University President Peter Salovey, which cover a wide range of topics concerning the university.

Yale Broadcast & Media Center

Learn about Yale’s audio/video recording and broadcasting capabilities and how we can assist members of the media. The center includes two fully-equipped television studios, an audio recording studio with ISDN line and a fully-integrated videoconferencing room.

Yale Facts & History

General information and useful facts and stats about the university.