Yale Center for Language Study
The CLS is a place for the language community to share ideas, bridge cultures, and further the study of languages at Yale.
Drop-in Foreign Language Tutoring
The CLS offers foreign language tutoring on the bottom floor of Bass Library. These sessions are open to anyone in the Yale Community.
English Language Program
Courses in the English Language Program for Fall 2015 are now open! To register, click here. For information, click here. The first orientation session will be on September 3rd at 5:30pm to 7:00 p.m. in Room 100 at the CLS (370 Temple). The second orientation will be on September 14th at 5:00 p.m. to 6:30pm at the CLS.
Registration for Medical French is now open! Courses run in the evenings after 5:00 p.m. They begin on September 14 and conclude on November 20. To register and for more information, click here.
Registration for Medical Spanish is now open! Courses run in the evenings after 5:00 p.m. They begin on September 14 and conclude on November 20. For more information, click here. To register, click here.
The CLS supports graduate and undergraduate students who want to showcase their language accomplishments in an ePortfolio. See how Laurie Lomask and Tanya Romero-Gonzalez present their teaching and research in two stellar examples of how the medium works. For information about how to create your own ePortfolio, contact Suzanne Young.
Certificate in Second Language Acquisition
The CLS offers a Certificate in Second Language Acquisition designed for Yale graduate students in departments of language & literature to provide a comprehensive training program in SLA and language teaching methodology.