Welcome to Honors!



The Honors staff can’t wait to meet you virtually this summer.  Select your advisement appointment in My Blue Hen Home and watch your UD email for the latest information on NSO.

Michael Chajes, Dean of the Honors College

Welcome UD Honors Class of 2025!  We are so excited to have you join our flock of Blue Hens.  Our amazing faculty, staff, and students are eager to prepare you for an incredible college journey.  Over the next few years you will hone your talents as part of a diverse and inclusive community and through the connections and collaborations that you forge.  The opportunities here at UD are endless, so prepare to take advantage of as many as you can.  Have a fantastic summer; I can’t wait to greet you this fall.


Honors NSO Checklist

Register for an Honors virtual advisement appointment. Your available appointments are based on your current academic major.

  • If the available dates do not work for you, or if you change your major after you select a virtual appointment, please contact the Honors College at askhonors@udel.edu.

Take your Math Placement Exam (MPE).  More information is available on the math department website. All students need to take the MPE regardless of AP or transfer credits. Complete by June 17.

  • If your major requires the calculus sequence, consider taking the Honors Calculus Test to be eligible to take Honors MATH 242 (Calculus 2). Learn more here.  

Complete these worksheets ASAP.

Visit My Blue Hen Home and sign up for an Honors Community & Enrichment live presentation.

  • You must attend one of these presentations. Dates are available throughout June and July.
On June 8, the NSO Canvas Course opened. Canvas is an online learning platform you’ll use frequently in college. Review all relevant modules that are updated throughout the summer.