Advisory Groups

A number of university advisory groups report to the president and inform Yale’s strategies and decisions. Browse below for information on presidential committees, the University Council, and the President’s Council on International Activities.

President’s Committees

View the membership of standing and ad hoc committees reporting to the president.

University Council

The University Council was established in 1947 to study, and make recommendations to the president on, strategic aspects of life at Yale.

President’s Council on International Activities

This group offers guidance to the president on Yale University’s international agenda.

Search Process for Heads of Residential Colleges

Detailed information about searches for and selection of heads of residential colleges can be found here.