An Open Letter To Yale University

We three, Anna McNeil, Ry Walker, and Ellie Singer are all current undergraduate students at Yale University, and we have all experienced sexual assault and harassment at Yale’s all-male fraternities. We are not alone. We believe many female and non-binary students have been sexually assaulted, groped, grabbed, grinded up against, verbally harassed, leered at, and denied admission based on their appearance at Yale fraternities.

As a first step, Yale must acknowledge this problem. We are therefore asking Yale students and alumni to speak up.

If you have experienced — or if you have witnessed someone else experiencing — sexual harassment or sexual assault at a Yale fraternity, please consider signing on to the following statement*: