Become a Blue Hen

Welcome, Class of 2023! 

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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small science, big impact

Imagine a world where cell phones and laptops can be charged in a matter of minutes. At UD, Professor Thomas H. Epps, III and his team have patented an idea to improve lithium battery performance.

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400+ Academic Experts


Renowned for their expertise, research and diverse opinions, University of Delaware experts regularly provide insight into breaking news and our world's greatest challenges.

David Redlawsk

James R. Soles Professor, Political Science and International Relations


David Redlawsk is a nationally known authority on politics who researches campaigns, elections, voter decision making and emotional responses to campaign information.

Wendy Smith

Professor of Business Administration


Wendy Smith is an expert on the #metoo movement who studies workplace issues and mentors female leaders in business.

UD is a community where we celebrate our individual and collective achievements, 

where we respect diverse backgrounds,
values and viewpoints.


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Celebrating the achievements of UD women