Loyal donors who give back to UD for three consecutive years or more are included in the True Blue Hen Loyalty Society.


More than 9,000 dedicated alumni, parents, friends, faculty, staff and students are part of this society, collectively making a tremendous impact on UD's people and programs.


Questions about the True Blue Loyalty Society? Contact donor-relations@udel.edu


Who are True Blue Hens?

  • Anyone who gives to UD annually for three or more consecutive fiscal years

  • Current students and parents who make a first gift to UD and remain involved philanthropically

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Recognizing Your Loyalty

As loyal donors, True Blue Hens will receive: 

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Special recognition for giving milestones and anniversaries


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Philanthropy in Action and First Look newsletters, updating you on the meaningful difference you and other donors make at UD



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