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11th annual Alumni Weekend brings back Blue Hens to celebrate

From June 7-9, thousands of alumni, friends and families of all ages flocked to UD’s Newark campus for a weekend filled with memories, connections and Blue Hen fun. The weekend brought a mix of old favorites and new additions.

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Congratulations, Class of 2019

Celebrating UD's new doctors >

Grads encouraged to 'be you' >

Photos: 2019 Commencement ceremony >

Photos: 2019 Doctoral Hooding >

Class of 2019, in words and pictures >


The University of Delaware has marked another successful year of growth and advancement and is celebrating the commitment and hard work faculty and staff play in those achievements. 


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Setting our students up for success

Our most important job at the University of Delaware is leading our students to success 
and preparing them to thrive in the 21st century.


of UD students earn their bachelor's degree within four years - one of the Top 20 rates among public institutions nationwide. 


of UD grads are employed or pursuing further education 6 months after earning a bachelor's degree; national average is 84%.



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Celebrating the achievements of UD women