Helpful Hints

If you are concerned about your midterm grade report and have questions about alternative grade options such as withdraw, audit, and pass/fail, contact an academic advisor to discuss your options.  The deadline for changing your grade status in a class is Tuesday, October 24, 2017.

UST will provide extended walk-in hours from 9:30 am – 3:30 pm on Tuesday, October 24 to assist students who are having academic difficulty. Students will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis at the Center for Academic Success at 148-150 South College Avenue.

In the Know: UDSIS Account Holds

It is important for students to log in to UDSIS to see if there are any holds on their accounts. Having a hold prevents you from registering for courses until the problem is resolved. The most common holds are placed by the Registrar, Student Financial Services, and Student Health.  If you see a hold on your account, click on the link marked Details to find out what to do to have it removed. For example:


                              University of Delaware

               Start Term:  Begin Term – Service Indicator

               Start Date:    09/25/2017

               Reason:  Immunization Req Not Completed

               Department:  Student Health Services

               Contact:   Helen Chisholm


Immunization requirements not completed. Please call Student Health at 302-831-2226.


Major/Minor Exploration

On Monday, October 16, the Lerner College’s Department of Hospitality Business Management will host an information session for students interested in the following minors:

The session will be held at 6:00 p.m. in the Lerner Hall Atrium. No registration necessary.

In the Know: Transfer Credit

Upon completion of a course at another school, students should send an official transcript directly to the Registrar at UD in a secure manner:

Registrar-Transfer Credit
University of Delaware
210 S. College Avenue
Newark, DE 19716

If the external institution offers an electronic transcript option, the student may request that the external institution send a password protected, official transcript directly to UD at the address Electronic transcripts forwarded from the student are deemed unofficial.

Two weeks after the official transcript has been sent to UD, review UDSIS to ensure the credits have been posted. If not posted, verify UD has received the official transcript by contacting


Applications for Summer 2018 Orientation Leaders are now being accepted! To apply for a position, you must be a current UD undergraduate through spring 2018, have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA, and be in good standing with the University.

Interested students are encouraged to visit the NSO staff in Trabant 231 or attend one of these information sessions: 

Tuesday, 9/26 at 6 PM in Gore 115
Monday, 10/2 at 4 PM in Gore 306
Thursday, 10/5 at 5 PM in Gore 308

Applications will be accepted from 9:00 am on 9/25 through midnight on 10/8/17 at