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It's been a challenging year, but we're ready for a fresh start in 2021 with more face-to-face classes, more students living in residence halls, and more on-campus activities.

Become a Blue Hen


Applications for 2021 admission to UD are now open.


As a Blue Hen, we'll help you make your big ideas come to life. Apply today to be a part of our community of talented, driven and passionate Blue Hens. 

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Blue and Golden Virtual Open House

Hear from faculty representing all 150+ majors, get a sense of life on campus from our students, chat with counselors about the admissions process, and speak to staff from study abroad, Career Services, honors and more. Register for one of our three dates:

  • Sunday, October 25, 2020
  • Saturday, November 14, 2020

Register for Blue and Golden

Blue Hens Vote

The University of Delaware community is an engaged one: UD was ranked 3rd in the nation among all colleges and universities for civic engagement and total TurboVote sign-ups during National Voter Registration Day. 

Statewide candidate debates to be livestreamed Oct. 13, 14

Biden, Carney, Blunt Rochester and Coons bolstered by support among women voters heading into the 2020 election

Blue Hen Leadership Program to facilitate discussion about how to get involved

10/26: How to be an Antiracist

UD is proud to welcome the author of New York Times Bestseller How To Be An Antiracist, Dr. Ibram X. Kendi, for a virtual conversation on race in America. 


Join us for a conversation on this important issue with the expert who wrote the book on it.


10/26 Event Details & Registration

Ibram X. Kendi
In this deeply personal and empowering conversation, Kendi shifts the discussion from how not to be racist, to how to be an antiracist.

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It's up to all of us to Protect The Flock. 

Protect the Flock: youtube.com/watch?v=7S_wkWvEStI

Whether you are in Newark or at home this fall, be sure to follow all guidelines to keep your community healthy and safe.


Wear a face covering, monitor your symptoms, and maintain physical distancing of at least six feet apart.


We'll get through this together. 


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400+ Academic Experts

UD experts are renowned for their expertise, research and diverse opinions.

A.R. Siders: youtube.com/watch?v=3hQ8CspOGbs


Disaster Research Center

A.R. Siders studies climate change adaptation and managed retreat – a set of options for communities to avoid building or living near areas that are vulnerable to sea level rise or flood hazards. Ultimately, her goal is to use research to inform policy change and provide guidance to homeowners so they can make the best decision regarding relocation.

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One Fund. One Purpose. One Blue Hen Community.


When Blue Hens face challenges, we face them together. Join fellow Blue Hens in supporting UD students suffering hardships as a result of the pandemic.