Center for Language Study


The Yale Center for Language Study supports and promotes the study of language and culture by fostering a community of practice for language instructors and teaching fellows and by offering diverse language programs across the university. The CLS is committed to innovation and excellence in language education, informed by current research, and to lifelong learning, both inside and beyond the classroom.

News and Announcements

September 15, 2023
The Yale Center for Language Study is now accepting applications for its Directed Independent Language Study (DILS) Program and its Fields Program. The deadline for applying...
August 24, 2023
ELP Fall 2023 Courses will begin on Wednesday, September 13th, 2023. An orientation will take place on Tuesday, September 12th, 2023 at 7 PM via Zoom (link will be provided...
drawings of Chinese medicinal herbs
August 15, 2023
Chinese for Health Care Professionals is a non-credit 8-week course offered in Fall 2023 by the Yale Center for Language Study.   The course site is located in Canvas.  ...

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