27 August 2013: Yale-NUS College marks inauguration as Singapore’s first liberal arts college

Yale-NUS College officially marked the start of its undergraduate academic year with an Inauguration Ceremony today. Officiated by Guest-of-Honour Dr Tony Tan Keng Yam, President of the Republic of Singapore and Chancellor of National University of Singapore (NUS), the event was graced by more than 500 distinguished guests, including NUS President Professor Tan Chorh Chuan, Yale University President Emeritus Professor Richard Levin,  Yale-NUS College Governing Board, faculty, students, parents, donors and industry partners. To mark the historic milestone of the inauguration of the College, both Yale University and the National University of Singapore presented a set of 50 books each to Yale-NUS College.

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