Life is a journey —
and we’re here to help you make the most of it.
1743 Welcome Days and New Student Orientation
Student Life has begun welcoming UD’s newest Blue Hens, as we prepare to facilitate their orientation and transition to the University! Learn more about the orientation schedule and upcoming 1743 Welcome Days on the NSO website.
Adelante and Kente Stole
These annual ceremonies honor and celebrate the accomplishments of graduating Latinx/Hispanic and Black students respectively. Adelante begins at 4 p.m. on May 25 and attendees are asked to RSVP online by May 15. Kente Stole will begin at 6:30 p.m. and interested attendees can RSVP online by May 15.
All students involved in an active call for help become eligible for amnesty from conduct sanctions related to alcohol or drug consumption.
Starting at UD this fall, and looking for a head start on developing your sense of community and self? Summit, QUEST, and Summit by the Sea are optional extended orientations for new first year and transfer students. Learn more and apply online starting May 1.
Parents and Family Weekend 2018
Parents and Family Weekend will be held Friday, October 12 through Sunday, October 14. Register online if you plan to attend and would like to receive email updates about the celebration!
UD students can connect with more than 400 student groups and thousands of events on StUDent Central, the University of Delaware’s engagement portal for students seeking new experiences, marketable skills, and other students who share their interests in a wide range of categories.
UD Helpline 24/7/365
Feeling anxious, depressed, overwhelmed, or otherwise in need of someone to talk to? Reach a mental health professional 24 hours a day, 365 days a year by calling UD Helpline at 302-831-1001.
You're Invited! Student Life celebrates unique achievements of underrepresented graduating Blue Hens
Radiothon kicks off 50th year of 91.3FM
New strategic direction for Fraternity and Sorority learning
Encores scheduled for Student Life radio spotlights
Support Student Life
Your support of the Parents Fund
helps us contribute and facilitate critical learning and development within healthy, inclusive and supportive communities so that all students may thrive at UD and beyond. Initiatives within our University Student Centers’ Blue Hen Leadership Program, Career Services Center, extended orientation and late night programming have been supported through this fund.
The University of Delaware is committed to upholding the principles of academic excellence, broad access to education and equal treatment for all students, regardless of immigration or citizenship status. Resources for undocumented and DACA students can be found here.