University of Delaware


University of Delaware

At the University of Delaware, we believe that inside each of our students, inside you, is a great idea, a revolutionary invention, a visionary work of art. We believe that with hard work, creativity and guidance you can break barriers. We believe this because our students, faculty and alumni have done it. Their ideas have redefined the world we know today.

Academic Programs

  • Design
  • Engineering
  • Research
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Liberal Arts
  • Business
  • Education
  • Nursing
  • Communication
  • Music
  • Art & Design
  • Economics
  • Finance/Accounting
  • Government/Political Science
  • Health Science
  • Social Science
  • Visual Arts

Student experience

  • Athletics
  • Co-op/Internship Opportunities
  • Disability Services
  • Greek Life
  • Intramural/Club Sports
  • LGBTQIA Services
  • Military/Veteran Services
  • Night Class Offerings
  • On-Campus Housing
  • ROTC Program
  • Study Abroad
  • Undergraduate Research
  • Veteran Fee Waiver
  • Performing Arts

Application information

Find out about requirements, fees, and deadlines


What you need to apply: Completed application Required essays Self-Reported high school grades through into SRAR (Self-Reported Academic Record)* Self-reported SAT (code: 5811) or ACT (code: 0634) scores*† Two recommendations (including the high school counselor school report) *Students who are admitted and plan to attend UD will be required to submit official, final high school transcripts and test scores before their initial semester. † Delaware residents attending a Delaware high school who choose to participate in the Test Optional Program must complete supplemental essays.


Transfer applicants should not apply using The Common Application. For more information on transfer applications, visit our website:

Visit us

See UD for yourself. Schedule a campus visit, including a tour led by our student tour guides (the Blue Hen Ambassadors), an admissions presentation from our counselors, and afterward explore Newark, getting a full sense of what life as a Blue Hen is really like.

“Not only has UD provided me with an exemplary academic experience through research, study abroad, and service-oriented learning, but it has also helped shape me into the leader I am today.”

Corinne Bogan, Class of 2019, Public Policy Major

Admissions office

Visit us

School location

210 South College Ave, University Visitors Center
Newark, DE 19716, United States of America

Phone number

(302) 831-8123