Update: Student Centers Now Open

The majority of courses will be online through the fall semester. More information 

The University Student Centers will open for studying, dining and recreation, starting Wednesday, August 26. Available amenities will include the Trabant Food Court, Esports Arena, Hen Zone, and reservable spaces.

Hours for facilities and recreational areas will be:

  • Perkins and Trabant: Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-10 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 10a.m.-9 p.m.
  • Info Desk: Monday-Friday 7 a.m.-10 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, 10 a.m-9 p.m.
  • Esports Arena: Monday-Friday, noon-7 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, noon-6 p.m.
  • Hen Zone: Monday-Friday, noon-10 p.m.; Saturday-Sunday, noon-9 p.m.

The Student Centers will follow all University of Delaware, State of Delaware and CDC guidelines, including appropriate physical distancing, frequent cleaning of facilities, signage and other steps to ensure the health and safety of our students. Capacity will be limited due to physical distancing requirements. UD students, faculty and staff will be required to show a valid UDID and complete and present the daily health check to enter the facilities during the first six weeks of the semester.

Individual Student Use Spaces

Students can reserve Individual Student Use Spaces using 25Live Express Scheduling for a maximum of 75 minutes per session, per day. View more details here.

Homecoming Esports Challenge

Blue Hens will challenge William and Mary in games such as Overwatch, Rocket League, and League of Legends. Matches will be aired live on the @OfficialEGF Twitch channel.


TEDxUniversityofDelaware 2020
Tuesday, October 27, 4 p.m.

Perkins Live

Perkins Live is a free late-night event series available Fridays from this Perkins Live website during the fall 2020 semester. The program features headlining artists starting at 7 p.m. and take + make novelties from 5 to 7 p.m.

Fall Hours

Perkins and Trabant Hours*

  • Monday-Friday, 7 a.m.-10 p.m.
  • Saturday-Sunday, 10a.m.-9 p.m.

Election Day: Tuesday, November 3, 10 a.m.-9 p.m.

Trabant Package Center**

  • Monday-Friday, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

*Students, faculty and staff will be required to show a valid UDID and complete and present the daily health check to enter the facilities. All hours are subject to change.

**Automated locker pickup will be available when the Trabant University Center is open.

The Student Centers Experience

Engage in countless opportunities for student life and community within Perkins and Trabant, and if you are remote or abroad this semester, the Student Life Hub. Our buildings and StUDent Central are home to 400+ vibrant student groups, our award-winning Blue Hen Leadership Program, Fraternity and Sorority Leadership & Learning, daily events, and so much more. We are also here to assist with advertising and creative services, meeting and event planning services, and support. Search what’s inside.

Events on Student Central

Getting Social Since 1958

RSO Spotlight!

Every Wednesday we will be featuring an RSO that has been rockin’ our socks off on our social media channels @StUDentEvents and @UDEvents. The goal is to help new students on campus get to know our A-M-A-Z-I-N-G student groups and share the fantastic work our RSO community is doing on and off campus.

If you’d like to apply to be featured, leave your details by filling out the form below! If you’ve already been featured share any major accomplishments or events here so we can help showcase them.

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