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We believe that inside each of our students is a revolutionary idea, a visionary innovation, a beautiful work of art. We believe you can break barriers. We believe it because our students have done it. Join us.

Students Satvika Kadiyala (royal blue top), Delaney “Laney” Crosley (grayish blue top/lt blue yoga pants), James “Jamie” Kassiotis (gray shirt/PTF shirt), Andrew Yan (black hoodie) and Hayden Atkinson (red shirt/bike) participate in a Admissions post card aimed at getting the Class of 2025 to apply to UD.

Associate in Arts Application

The AAP application for fall 2024 is open.

Through May 1, the application for the Associate in Arts Program is free for Delaware residents using the UD Online Application. For more information on the AAP and our three locations—Wilmington, Dover, and Georgetown—visit the AAP website.

International Application

The fall 2024 application for our Newark campus is now closed. The fall 2025 application will open in August 2024.

To review our international admissions requirements use the link below.

Transfer Application

The transfer application for fall 2024 is open.

Transfer students can apply using the UD online application. The application priority deadline for the spring semester is Nov. 1 and the fall semester is May 1. Review the transfer website for information on the admissions process.

Freshman Application

The fall 2024 application for our Newark campus is now closed. The fall 2025 application will open in August 2024.

To review our admissions requirements use the link below.

Veteran, Veteran Dependent and Military Service Members

The University of Delaware is proud to be the #4 Military Friendly® School. For questions about applying, please visit our Student Veterans page or contact


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


Delaware residents who wish to apply to the dual-admissions partnership with Margaret H. Rollins School of Nursing at Beebe Healthcare should use the link below. For more information on the Beebe partnership program, click here.

UD Online application


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

Information and Application

Distance Learning

Distance learning provides greater flexibility to busy professionals interested in pursuing a college degree through UD. To learn more, visit the distance learning website, or click below to apply.



Title IX

The University of Delaware does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, religion, age, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or sexual orientation, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law in its employment, educational programs and activities, admissions policies, and scholarship and loan programs as required by Title IX of the Educational Amendments of 1972, the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, and other applicable statutes and University policies.  The University of Delaware also prohibits unlawful harassment including sexual harassment and sexual violence.

Title IX