Yale University, is one of the world’s leading centers of learning and research. Established in 1701, Yale is located in New Haven, Connecticut.
It has three major academic components: Yale College (the undergraduate program), the Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, and the professional schools. Yale encompasses a wide array of centers and programs, libraries, museums, and administrative support offices.
These are some general facts about the College itself:
Undergraduate students: 5,379
Graduate and professional students: 6,501
International students: 2,135
International scholars: 2,327
Living alumni: 168,987 (as of April 2012)
Library holdings: 15 million volumes
Varsity athletic teams: 35
Total number of buildings: 440
Endowment (market value): $19.3 billion
Operating budget: $2.82 billion
Following the ongoing world trends they have started offering free online courses on their web page, as well as with Coursera. You can visit their web page and explore the resources they offer.