From innovative startups to Fortune 500 corporations, STAR Campus offers an emerging community powered by changemakers with big ideas. 


STAR offers unique access to highly sought-after talent, cutting-edge research and contemporary facilities, including incubation space and equipment in a highly desirable Mid-Atlantic location.


For more information


Contact the President's Office at the University of Delaware
Phone: 302-831-2111



Tracy Shickel
Director, Economic Development, University of Delaware
Phone: 302-831-4295


STAR campus perspectives

Mark Vergnano, President and CEO of The Chemours Company:

Chemours/UD partnership at STAR Campus will help grow Delaware economy:

“The STAR Campus has the potential to become a vibrant world class research destination that attracts thousands of employees researchers, students and businesses…all contributing to the economic development of the state, the University of Delaware, the city and the surrounding communities.”

Bill Farquhar, Dean of College of Health Sciences:

CHS Dean Bill Farquhar

"On STAR Campus, students in the College of Health Sciences have the ability to take what they learn in classroom and lab settings and translate into tangible action, care and results, supporting our community clinics and working in partnership with world-renowned researchers. It’s become a hub for exploration, discovery and health innovation."

Kelvin Lee, director of the National Institute for Innovation in Manufacturing Biopharmaceuticals and UD Gore Professor of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering:

Kelvin Lee presenting

"By working together to build and create specialized resources at STAR Campus, we can help UD continue to lead the way in biopharmaceutical research, development and manufacturing—and even change the future of medicine."