Welcome to the Yale Club of Germany

What we do:

  • We connect Yalies in Germany for networking and lifelong learning activities such as Stammtisch/FebClub meetings, lectures, community service events, etc. (sometimes in cooperation with alumns from other Ivy League schools)
  • We organize social and cultural events open to the public
  • We interview German applicants to Yale

Join us:

Are you an alumnus of any Yale school, a current Yale student, a scholar spending time in Germany, or a friend of Yale? Welcome to our networking and life-long learning activities!

Regular meetings take place in Frankfurt, Berlin and Munich. We have occasional events in Hamburg Düsseldorf and Stuttgart. To hear about our upcoming events:

All our events are community-organized! Do you have ideas for events – or are you interested in organizing an event yourself? Get in touch with us!


Yale Club of Germany sponsors post grad research fellowships through the BAA

With the generous support of our members, The Yale Club of Germany has been able to sponsor post-graduate research fellowships at Yale through the Bavarian American Academy. The Bavarian American Academy and The Yale Club of Germany invite doctoral researchers…
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Hello GSAS Alumni! 

The Graduate School Alumni Association (GSAA) wants to hear from you and share news with you! Please confirm your information with the alumni office using https://bit.ly/408U3np As a token of our appreciation, we will be sending out Yale Graduate School stickers (attached)…
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What is the Secret to a Meaningful Life? Yale professor lays out the key steps…

Yale professors Miroslav Volf and Matthew Croasmun have a new book out together based on a popular class that Volf teaches, “Life Worth Living: A Guide to What Matters Most.” Volf is the Henry B. Wright Professor of Theology and…
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Upcoming Events

Populism and Polarization  --  plus an Oktoberfest worthy networking reception

Populism and Polarization -- plus an Oktoberfest worthy networking reception

Wednesday, October 2nd, 2024    
19:00 - 21:00
Returning to Munich Dialogues on Democracy, Jan-Werner Mueller is one of the world's pre-eminent public intellectuals on all aspects of democracy.  In recent articles he [...]
Far Right Radicalisation in the US and Around the World

Far Right Radicalisation in the US and Around the World

Friday, October 18th, 2024    
19:00 - 20:30
Join us in Munich for an evening with Cynthia Miller-Idriss. As always, there will be an opportunity to network at an open-bar reception following the [...]


The Yale Club is always looking for alumni to interview local high-school students who are applying to Yale College. To help out, please sign up as volunteer on the ASC website or e-mail our ASC director, Rebecca Haltzel-Haas.

Contributions / Donations

The Club does not assess dues, but asks its members to make an modest annual contribution.

€20 – €50 is suggested, but any amount is welcome. This will help fund Club activities such as alumni events, scholarships, essay prizes, lectures, the Munich Dialogues on Democracy, …

About the Yale Club e.V.


President (Erste Vorsitzende)
Bartley Großerichter
(Yale College ’88)

Vice-President (Zweiter Vorsitzender)
Alexander Schmitt Glaeser
(LLM ’89)

Treasurer (Kassenwart)
Hans Christian Siller
(GSAS ’12)

Alumni Schools Committee
Rebecca Haltzel-Haas
(Yale College ’90)

Data Protection Officer
Jana Striezel
(LLM ’02)

We always welcome active members willing to commit to serving a 2-year term as a board member! Get in touch for details.

We are a registered e.V. and recognized as a charitable organization. Donations to the club are tax-deductible.

For additional information regarding our goals and activities: