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Application for First-Year Students

Applications for the fall 2021 semester will open on August 1, 2020. The application for the fall 2020 semester is now closed for U.S. residents applying as first-year students to the Newark campus. Delaware residents who wish to apply to the Associates in Arts Program must use the Coalition application.

Application for International Students

International first-year applicants should apply using the UD Online Application.

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Application for Transfer Students

Transfer students can apply using the UD online application, which opens August 1 for the following year. Applications for the spring semester should be submitted by November 1. Applications for the fall semester should be submitted by May 1. Review the transfer website for detailed information on the transfer admissions process.

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Veteran, Veteran Dependent and Military Service Members

The University of Delaware is proud to be a Military Friendly® Top 10 School. For questions about applying, please contact Brooks Raup at

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Over-60 Tuition-Free Degree Program Undergraduate Application

The Over-60 Tuition-Free Degree program reflects the University of Delaware’s commitment to encouraging adults to continue their studies on a part-time or full-time basis. To be eligible for free undergraduate or graduate tuition, Delaware citizens aged 60 or over must apply for admission to the University and be admitted.

Over-60 Application

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Learn more about the steps to apply and what it takes to be a Blue Hen. 


Readmission to the University

Students looking to return to UD for degree-seeking purposes can apply for readmission through the Registrar's Office.

Readmission Information and Application

Distance Learning

Distance Learning systems provide a greater level of flexibility to busy professionals interested in pursuing a college degree through UD. 

Distance Learning Application