Founded in 1701 and with countless famous alumni (including former presidents George HW Bush, George W Bush and Bill Clinton), Yale is consistently ranked as one of the top universities in the United States. Students attending this unique programme will get the chance to experience academic life at this famous, world-leading institution.
This is the perfect programme for students considering an application to an Ivy League university, or indeed any student who wishes to spend their summer immersed in a subject of interest, whilst living on the campus of one of the United States’ premier academic institutions.
Browse our range of courses for different age groups, and create your perfect US summer experience.
Immerse yourself in the rich academic environment and beautiful campus of one of the world’s most prestigious universities – recently ranked in the top 10 universities worldwide.
Your home for the duration of your stay will be on the campus of Yale University, where you will get the chance to experience what undergraduate life at Yale is like. All courses are designed with the academic rigour of their environment firmly in mind.
Yale is known as a leading centre of academic excellence around the world, and students can expect their summer course with Oxford Royale Academy to match their academic surroundings.
Participants will be taught by qualified, knowledgeable and well-trained members of the Oxford Royale Academy faculty, who are committed to passing their passion onto their summer students. Our faculty spans over a decade of running summer courses in the UK and includes academics from Oxford, Cambridge and other top institutions.
From its astounding campus grounds to its extraordinary library, students can expect to fully immerse themselves in the Yale University campus and the nearby town of New Haven.
A full extracurricular programme ensures students visit the key sites nearby as well as those slightly further afield, including the Connecticut State capital of Hartford, and – of course – New York City.
Oxford Royale Academy has become synonymous with outstanding summer experiences, and our summer school at Yale brings all of the ingredients of an Oxford Royale summer school to the USA!
With fantastic teaching, superb cultural learning opportunities, and the chance to meet students from all over the world – all in a unique academic environment – students will experience all that an Oxford Royale summer has to offer.
Learn more about the extra-curricular programme on our Yale Summer School.
Yale University has educated Presidents, Nobel-prize winners, business leaders and more.
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It gave me the opportunity to improve my confidence. I would recommend this course at Yale to anyone!
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