What To Do Next

✓  Check-in with your department administrator and get your netID and PIN  if you don't already have it.  Set up your Yale email account with your netID.

If paid by Yale, log into It's Your Yale, log into WorkDay sign up for health insurance if eligible and complete part one of form I-9.  Then take your immigration documents to any I-9 center (OISS). This must be completed on your 1st day of work.

✓  Get your Yale ID card.

Two weeks after your arrival, if eligible, apply for the U.S. Social Security Number.

Save these numbers on your phone:  Yale Police, Nighttime Safe Rides and Walking Escort Service and download the Yale Shuttle App on your phone.

Explore Yale: Take a free tour of Yale campus, visit the Art galleries, Museums and Libraries and attend a concert. Sign up for Yale Email Subscription Service.

Now, if you have not done so, update your address.  Once confirmed, we'll return your passport and immigration documents.


Enjoy your stay here at Yale, and please come back and attend an OISS program.

For answers to the trivia questions, click here.

A copy of this orientation program will be e-mailed to you in a few days for your review.