The West Campus Administration Communications Office provides timely practical information to the campus community, working collaboratively across Yale to support the achievements of our faculty, students and staff.


In the News

Have a story about the interconnected West Campus Institutes, life in your lab, or the research technology that underpins our work? Scholars are encouraged to notify Communications Officer Jon Atherton with anticipated journal articles, pending academic awards or honors, campus events, or simply your images of campus life. The office collaborates with other schools and museums and with Yale’s Office of Public Affairs and Communication on regular stories for YaleNews and other university platforms, and on external news releases.

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Advertising on Campus 

Adding your event to the West Campus web calendar is the best way to reach the campus community about your talk, symposia, or social event. Alternatively, you can “recommend” your event to West Campus when adding it to the central Either way, submitted events are automatically listed on the many electronic screens across West Campus. Contact for a further discussion about advertising on West Campus. 

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Photography and Filming at West Campus 

We would like to make it as easy as possible for you to record news, documentary footage and interviews on campus, and will be happy to facilitate your visit. Anyone wishing to film or take photographs at West Campus should inform Jon Atherton by email at or phone (203-240-9664). Please note that it might not be possible to provide access to certain buildings without prior notice. Visit the Filming at Yale website for guidelines about commercial filming at Yale.

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The West Campus identity is inextricably Yale’s. Guidelines for using the campus wordmarks, along with publicity templates, typefaces and pointers on editorial style are available on the West Campus Style Guide or by request to We are happy to provide advice about branding to other Yale entities who wish to use the campus space for advertising. All external groups and companies should contact Jon Atherton before advertising on West Campus.