Important Deadlines

February 15: Deadline for prospective students to apply for financial aid, in order to be considered for financial assistance from the School.

The Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies’ financial aid policies and program are designed to make it possible for student to pursue an environmental education regardless of their financial circumstances.

On average 80% of our Masters students receive financial assistance from the School.

The Office of Admissions and Financial Aid is committed to:

  • Assisting you in understanding our programs and the resources and options available to you;
  • Flexibility and concern in responding to individual circumstances and special needs, consistent with the guidelines of our general policies;
  • Protecting the confidentially of the information you provide us; and
  • Doing the best to notify you of any changes in federal programs and F&ES policies.

Are you a prospective or current Master’s student in need of financial aid? If so, you are in the right place!

Are you a prospective or current Doctoral student? Please go here instead.

Cost of attendance for academic year 2019-2020

Tuition $43,570
Student Activity Fee $375
Student IT Fee $125
Living Expenses $16,200
Medical Insurance $2,450
Books and Supplies $500
Transportation $1,500
Total $64,720