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
    We oversee Yale’s main website at Yale.edu and produce digital content, websites, and tools that support the strategic goals of the institution.
  • Yale News & Events Calendar
    Our office oversees Yale’s public events calendar and manages the university’s official news channels:  the Yale News website and daily email, Yale Today. Find out about novel medical and science research, events taking place on campus, and achievements by faculty, staff and students.
  • Social Media
    OPAC manages Yale’s official social media channels, including Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. Follow Yale for all the latest news, events, and updates.

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