Welcome home, Blue Hens

As classes begin, students embark on new journey 



More than 5,000 new first-year, transfer, graduate and professional students are arriving on campus to embark on their Blue Hen Journey.


Welcome Weeks: Beyond 1743


First year experience

Virtual tour





Sept. 3-Nov. 12: Trabant Now
  • 'Blue Hens forever'

    Article by Jerry Rhodes | August 30, 2016

    Twilight Induction Ceremony welcomes UD's Class of 2020

  • Vehicle-to-grid

    Article by Karen B. Roberts | August 29, 2016

    UD-developed V2G technology launches in Denmark

  • Next Generation doctoral education

    Article by UDaily staff | August 29, 2016

    NEH grant to support interdisciplinary African American public humanities training at UD

  • Blue and gold

    Article by UD Athletics staff | August 20, 2016

    UD alumna Elena Delle Donne wins gold medal at Rio Olympics

  • ICECP alums in Rio

    Article by UDaily staff | August 15, 2016

    UD well-represented by coaching program grads at Rio Olympic Games

  • Immune system, brain and behavior

    Article by Ann Manser | August 17, 2016

    Prenatal infection may create risk for later disorders



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