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University of Delaware

4.3 out of 5 (12 ratings / 11 reviews) Newark, Delaware, United States
The University of Delaware is committed to excellence in undergraduate and graduate education, research and service.

Master's Programmes

Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (2)

About

History

Our alumni tell our story of achievement -- from the first class that included three signers of the Declaration of Independence and a signer of the Constitution to a Nobel Prize-winning scientist, a Tony Award-winning choreographer and the former vice president of the United States.

Our distinguished faculty includes internationally known authors, scientists and artists. 

Education

A state-assisted, privately governed institution, UD offers a broad range of degree programs: 3 associate programs, 147 bachelor’s programs, 119 master's programs, 54 doctoral programs, and 15 dual graduate programs through our seven colleges and in collaboration with more than 70 research centers. Our student body encompasses more than 17,000 undergraduates, more than 3,600 graduate students and nearly 800 students in professional and continuing studies from across the country and around the globe.

Research

The University of Delaware is advancing leading-edge research that solves mysteries, tackles problems, and invents new technologies - all aimed at enhancing our quality of life. UD has distinguished faculty, capable staff, and outstanding students, supported by state-of-the-art facilities. Join us as we explore the latest frontiers in science, engineering, business, the arts, and humanities.

Career

With a research focus and a global reach, UD is the place for personal and professional growth.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2019. By rating institutions on a scale from 1 to 5, on multiple studies-related questions, we found the top educators in the world.

Learn more about the Global Student Satisfaction Awards

University Ranking

Academic Ranking of World Universities by Shanghai Jiao Tong University
2020
201
2019
201
2018
201
ARWU World University rankings is the first world university ranking. It ranks the world's top 1000 colleges and universities based on objective indicator.
World University Rankings by Times Higher Education
2021
301 -50
2020
251
2019
251
World University Rankings is a vital resource that provides the definitive list of the world's best universities.
QS World University Rankings by TopUniversities
2021
541 -50
2020
491 -52
2019
439
QS World University Rankings is one of the top international rankings measuring the popularity and performance of universities all over the world.
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report
2021
-
2020
311 -14
2019
297
Best Global Universities Rankings by U.S. News & World Report presents all the top universities from the U.S. and 60 other countries around the world.

Services

Student services

Student Services

  • Affirmative Action & Multicultural Programs
  • Accessibility
  • Advising
  • Advocacy
  • Alcohol Resources & Policies
  • Career Decision-making
  • Computing Problems
  • Counseling & Student Development
  • English as a Second Language
  • Family Crises
  • Financial Aid
  • Foreign Student Services
  • Health or Health Insurance
  • Health Education
  • Information Technology
  • Judicial Process at UD
  • Jobs
  • Learning Disabilities & AD/HD Services
  • Library Research
  • Mailing to a Residence Hall
  • Off Campus Media Resources

Library services

The Library inspires the intellectual, scholarly and creative achievement of University and global communities with expert staff, excellent service, dynamic learning spaces and access to diverse collections and information resources.

ICT services

Information Technologies (IT) provides technology services for the University community.

Student Life

Campus life

As a future Blue Hen, we can't wait for you to explore all of Residence Life & Housing! Learn more about the return to campus, check out available housing info for the Fall, or contact us with your housing questions. We're here for you.

Sports facilities

All students interested in joining a club sports team should plan on attending Club Sports Night during the first week of fall semester. Participants that are unable to attend the event should contact the club officer of the sport they are interested in for more information on how to get involved with the team.

Student clubs

  • 8-Bit Orchestra
  • Academic Competition Club
  • Accounting Students Association
  • Active Minds at UD

Accreditation

The University of Delaware has been continuously accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education since that association's inception in 1921.

Student Reviews

An opportunity I can't lose.
Anonymous rated 4 out of 5 stars

Studying at my current university is fine. I met new people and I know that I can give the best of my abilities. The only thing that I want to seek is the opportunity to study and work abroad. I know I can do and explore more if given a chance internationally. To be honest I live in a 3rd world country to so I can't maximize the opportunity that I will be having soon. So...

A little from a Blue Hen :)
Anonymous rated 5 out of 5 stars

University of Delaware (UD) is a well known university popular for its marketing, Finance, and other science majors. UD is very Diverse and everyone is welcomed there and every cultured is respected and given its place and value. I have loved how they give new students proper time to adjust themselves around the campus and provide with basic facilities so that no have to...

deferred admission
Anonymous rated 3 out of 5 stars

Had a spring resumption so the orientation process wasn't as detailed as fall resumptions. made it a little difficult to adapt to the campus lifestyle.

Newark, Delaware, United States

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