University of Delaware

Delaware Discovery Days


Delaware Discovery Days will be held on Saturdays, July 13 & 20, 2013. All interested high school students and their parents are welcome to attend these comprehensive on-campus visit programs beginning at 9:30 a.m. with check-in. Your day will conclude by 3:30 p.m. Here is a list of Discovery Day events:

  • 9:30 am -- Check-in at the Bob Carpenter Center. (Please note that coffee and juice beverages will be available upon arrival.)
  • 9:50 am -- Welcome and Overview
  • 10:00 - 11:30 am -- A campus-wide information fair which includesmore than 100 UD faculty and staff representing 145+ majors, 100 minors, along with housing, dining, career services, athletics and recreation, study abroad, admissions financial aid, plus much more!
  • 11:00 am - 1:00 pm -- Information sessions conducted by the Admissions Office staff, the Honors Program staff, and current UD students.
  • 11:30 - 2:00 pm -- Student led walking tours of the University of Delaware's North and South Green.
  • 12:00 - 3:00 pm -- Visits to several key campus locations including residence halls, the Morris Library, Carpenter Sports Building, UD Barnes & Noble Bookstore, plus more.
  • 12:00 - 3:00 pm -- Enjoy lunch or shop as you discover UD's "Great American Main Street" in Downtown Newark.
  • 1:00 - 3:30 pm -- Complimentary UDairy Creamery Ice Cream served before heading home.