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Our Fall Splash is on November 16th

Student registration for Fall Splash is now closed. Please check back later to see the date for Spring Splash 2019.

To see if you're registered for Fall Splash 2019, please click here.

The deadline to pay for the program or apply for financial aid is November 6th, at 11:59 PM EST. Students who don't pay or apply for financial aid online by this time will be charged a $10 late fee on the day of the program.

Due to a change in Yale Policy, any unaccompanied student who does not bring a waiver to Fall Splash 2019 and any future programs, will have to wait in our student lounge until their parent can come pick them up. Please see the bottom of this page for waivers!

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Splash at Yale invites high school and middle school students grades 7-12 to come to the Yale campus and take courses taught by undergraduates on virtually anything. In past programs, we've had exciting classes including:

  • Introduction to Improv Comedy
  • Elementary Particle Physics
  • Kafka and Monty Python
  • The Syrian Refugee Crisis
  • Feminism in the Beyonce Era
  • Graph Theory
Splash at Yale is a program organized and run by student-volunteers.

Program Essentials

Who: 7 th-12th graders
When: One Saturday in October/November and one Saturday in April.
Classes begin at 9:30am and run until 4:35pm; student sign-in will run from 8:00-9:15am.
Where: Yale University
What: Take whatever classes interest you, taught by Yale students! Check out the catalog from last Splash here. (Class offerings vary from program to program due to teacher availability and interest, so we can't guarantee the exact classes you see here will be available at upcoming Splashes, but the variety and types of classes are typical of what you can expect
How: Make an account by clicking "sign up" at the top right of this page. When registration opens, you can register by clicking "Register for Classes" at the top of the page. You may be prompted to update your profile information. Making an account is NOT enough to be registered for the program, you must choose your classes as well.
Cost: The cost for Fall Splash will be $20 for the program (which includes lunch) and $10 for a t-shirt. As always, full need-based financial aid is available. The financial aid application is short, and accessible from the student registration page. From now on, payment by credit card before the program is required. If this poses a problem, you must email If you do not email, the cost at the door will be $30 for the program by cash or check.
Waivers: To attend the program, each student must bring a completed and signed waiver to the day of the program. Waivers for students under age 18 can be found here. Waivers for students18 years or older can be found here. Waivers for both age groups can also be accessed through student registration. 

Furthermore, due to recent Yale policy changes, we can no longer accept verbal consent over the phone in the case of a forgotten waiver. If an unaccompanied student does not bring a waiver to Fall Splash 2019 and any future programs, they will have to wait in our student lounge until their parent can come pick them up.

Create an account to receive emails with more information for each program!

General Schedule
8:00 am - 9:15 am: Students Sign-in
9:30 am - 12:45 pm: Classes
12:45 pm - 1:40 pm: Lunch
1:40 pm - 4:40 pm: Classes

Last modified by nbtroy on Nov. 12, 2019 at 09:42 p.m.