Yale-Keck Remote Observing Facility

The Yale-Keck Remote Observing Facility is open to observers from Yale who have been awarded time on the Keck telescopes.  Requests for the use of the facility are accomplished through the Keck Observer’s Login Page.

Please see the Yale University Remote Observing Facility Allocation Policy for more information.

User Guides and Policies


Keck Conditions

New Haven at Night

Night Food Options

Suggested Lodging


  • The facility is located at 46 Hillhouse Avenue, New Haven, CT 06511, room 011.
  • Yale Transportation Options Website
  • Yale Parking Map (Detail)  From 5:00p-7:00a, and all day on weekends, Yale lots are open free of charge.  From 7:00 a-4:00p M-F, Lot 16V is $8/day - please contact us for a code.


Note:  E-mail addresses are formatted first.last@yale.edu.  The best way to reach your support during an observing run is via telephone and a reply to E-mail is not guaranteed outside of business hours (8:30am-5:00pm EST).