Messages from the Dean

Important information for the Yale School of Music community

Throughout the year, the Dean of the Yale School of Music sends important announcements and other communications to students, faculty, staff, and other members of the Yale community regarding events on and off campus, policy changes, calendar updates, and other critical news. Messages from the Dean's Office are archived here. 

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Looking toward the fall 2021 semester | May 27, 2021

Fall 2021 update | July 30, 2021

Opening week schedule and important Fall 2021 updates | Aug. 23, 2021

Message from the Dean | Oct. 31, 2021

COVID alert level green | Nov. 4, 2021

Pre-Thanksgiving break | Nov. 18, 2021

Spring 2022 updates | Jan. 7, 2022

Spring 2022 updates | Jan. 14, 2022

Spring 2022 updates | Feb. 4, 2022

Health & safety update: new activities permissions | Feb. 15, 2022

Expanded health and safety permissions | March 8, 2022

Masking policy updates | March 10, 2022

Updates on rapid antigen tests and unmasking | April 7, 2022

Update on unmasking at YSM | April 12, 2022

Message from the Dean | Oct. 31, 2021