Welcome to a Global Student Experience
A nationally renowned research university with an award-winning faculty, the University of Delaware is a destination for talented and accomplished students looking for new challenges. One of only five U.S. universities to win NAFSA’s 2015 Senator Paul Simon Award for Comprehensive Internationalization.
From the moment you visit our beautiful campus for the first time, you'll feel like you belong here. Live and student at the center of it all!
Ranked among the world’s top universities by Academic Ranking of World Universities (ShanghaiRanking)
Ranked #42 in Kiplingers 100 Best College Values
Ranked among the top 100 of U.S. national universities in U.S. News and World Report’s "Best Colleges"
Student Life at UD
Feel at Home
Starting on the first day of International Student Orientation, the University of Delaware will be your new home. With students from more than 100 countries around the world, UD is truly a global community!
You will take classes from a diverse faculty that will excite and engage you, bringing perspective on education and learning you have never experienced. But of course, your Delaware experience will transcend beyond the classroom.
There is always something happening on campus. Attend an event sponsored by one of our 300+ student groups. Free transportation throughout town and campus gives you access not only to the Bob Carpenter Sports Center, but to private cinemas, the 350 acre farm, 70+ restaurants and even the beautiful White Clay Creek State Park, for miles of scenic hiking trails.
Wherever you are from, and whatever your interests are, the University of Delaware has it for you.
Direct Admissions Requirements
Ready to apply to UD? Review the international application checklist and frequently asked questions to help you prepare.
Financing Your Degree
The following chart represents the costs of attendance for one academic year at the University of Delaware.
|Standard Double Room||$7,316|
|Health Services Fees||$454|
|Comprehensive Student Fee||$598|
|Student Center Fee||$238|
*New rates are released every July. See www.udel.edu/rates for the most up-to-date costs. Optional Winter & Summer Sessions are charged separately. Actual rates for room vary for different housing arrangements. Amount shown is standard rate for first-year double room.
+Includes fees in support of services provided by the Office of International Students and Scholars (OISS).
UD offers scholarships to competitive applicants who submit SAT or ACT scores. Not all students will receive scholarships and most scholarships will not cover the majority of tuition.
UD does not offer financial aid to international students.
Athletic scholarships are generally for students who are being recuited by the UD coaches.