• Address: 104 Hullihen Hall, Newark, Delaware 19716

  • Phone Number: (302) 831-2000

  • Website: www.online.udel.edu

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About University of Delaware (UD)

The University of Delaware is a research-oriented public University which is offering a wide range of programs to the students worldwide through both of it's on campus and online programs. It has an outstanding graduation rate of 81%. It was established in 1743 and is one of the Nation’s oldest Universities present in the U.S. The motive of the institution is to be research oriented and technologically updating university providing various skills and potentials to its students.

The university is located in the various places in the state of Delaware other than its main campus in Newark. It is located in Wilmington, Dover and Georgetown, and Lewes.

  • University of Delaware acceptance rate is 70% and the student-faculty ratio is 15:1.

  • The university accreditation is given by the Middle State Commission on Higher Education.

  • University of Delaware address is Newark, DE 19716 USA.


University of Delaware (UDOnline)

This university is offering a wide range of courses through UDonline to its students. They are providing students with flexible timings as well as real-life studies. The students can access the library, course materials and know their progress through the online platform.

The University of Delaware Portal is available for both online and offline students to interact with the fellow students, faculty, and staff of the university. This portal allows the students to access the material from various other schools and colleges present in the university. It is offering online students college room teaching type feeling through its portal. 


University of Delaware (UD) Schools

Some of the schools of the university are

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources College of Health Science
College of Arts and Sciences Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics
College 0f Education and Human Development College of Engineering

University of Delaware (UD) Tuition

The university provides the following online degrees for affordable tuition to the students.

Degree Type Total Average Tuition
Masters $34,922
Certificate $38,367
Graduate Certificate $15,400

University of Delaware (UD) Majors and Programs

This university offers various majors online in the following fields such as Applied Science, Agriculture, Business Management, Computer Science, Education, Engineering, Information Systems, and Public Administration.

Some of the programs being offered by the University of Delaware are as follows

Master of Educational Technology Master of Science in Statistics
Certificate in Cyber Security  Certificate in Railroad Engineering
Graduate Certificate in Applied BioInformatics Graduate Certificate in Socially Responsible and Sustainable Apparel Business

University of Delaware (UD) Financial Aid

  • The university is providing students with a number of grants, aids, loans, and scholarships to help them financially to get a degree from this university. The financial aids available are mentioned below.

  • Federal Aid is available in the form of grants and loans. Federal Work-study is also an available option for the students as Federal Aid.

  • Pell Grant, TEACH Grant, and Federal Supplemental Educational and Opportunity Grant are the Federal Grants whereas Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized loan and Direct PLUS Loans are the Federal Loans provided.

  • Rudolph E. & Mabel A. D'Souza Scholarship Award for Excellence, Donald J. Puglisi Scholarship Award and Donor Scholarships are the Institutional Aid available.

  • Post 9/11 GI Bill and Tuition Assistance Program are the Military Aids provided to the eligible students.

  • The University of Delaware FAFSA/Federal School code of the is 001431. This is useful for students to apply for various grants, aids, scholarships, and loans provided by the university. 


University of Delaware (UD) Rankings and Reviews

  • It was ranked 79th in the domain of 'Research Universities' by Forbes.

  • It ranked 89th in 'National Universities' according to The U.S. News and World Report rankings.

  • It ranked 145th in 'World University Rankings 2019' according to Times Higher Education rankings.

Some of the available reviews by the students are

  • It is providing students with a variety of extracurricular activities along with academics.

  • Professors in this university are highly passionate and involved for the students overall growth and development.

  • University is offering some of the top programs in the country to its students.

  • Along with challenging academics, University is having diversified and friendly environment.

  • The university is providing plenty of opportunities along with academics for the students to explore 


University of Delaware (UD) Library

The university is providing students with new databases to explore the content of the academic courses available in this university. Students can access the library through the online portal and go through the various books, research papers and content related to their courses. You can find the librarian and speak with them regarding library queries and for reserving the space in the library at a particular time. 


University of Delaware (UD) Campus

It is having a variety of clubs, communities, and activities present in the campus to make the students engaging and thriving throughout their stay in the campus. The food courts in the university are providing delicious food to the students.

University of Delaware (UD) Athletics

It is having NCAA Division I FCS athletics teams with both men and women teams.

University of Delaware Football - Delaware team is called as Fightin’ Blue Hens They were ranked 7th in Colonial Athletic Association. They have won 16 conference titles and are having a huge fan following in the university campus for this particular sport.

Baseball - Delaware baseball is another reputed sport in Delaware athletics. Three members of this sport reached the American Legion World Series whereas one baseball player from this university received the American Legion player of the year award.

University of Delaware (UD) Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Public
Also see:
Private vs Public

Headquartered at

Newark, Delaware

FAFSA/Federal School Code

001431
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What is FAFSA school code?
How to fill FAFSA application?

Institutional Accreditation

MSCHE
Also see:
What is Accreditation in Colleges and Universities?

Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

eLibrary , Financial Aid, Military Friendly, Yellow Ribbon Program, Veterans Friendly

Companies

Delloite, JPMorgan Chase and Co

Data Source: www.online.udel.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

University of Delaware (UD) Statistics

Key Statistics
Acceptance Rate 70 %
Student Faculty Ratio 15: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 91 % Part Time: 83 %
Total Population 23,009
Student Population Full Time: 20,760 Part Time: 2,249
Gender Division Male: 44 % Female: 56 %
Admission Statistics Male Female
Total Applicants - 24,456 10,329 14,127
Total Applicants Admitted - 16,998 6,833 10,165
Applicants Enrolled - 4,382 1,863 2,519
Full time Applicants Enrolled - 4,371 1,857 2,514
Part Time Applicants Enrolled - 11 6 5

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 77 %

The College Monk

Female: 84 %

Total Graduation Rate: 81 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

University of Delaware (UD) Majors and Online Programs

Schools and Colleges in University of Delaware (UD)

College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

Majors available

Agriculture Political Science

College of Arts and Sciences

Majors available

Literature Safety

College of Education and Human Development

Majors available

Education Arts

College of Engineering

Majors available

Public Administration

College of Health Science

Majors available

Health Science

Alfred Lerner College of Business and Economics

Majors available

Business Management

College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment

Majors available

Media Studies

University of Delaware (UD) Admissions and Application Requirement

Admission Requirements
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college-preparatory program Required
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) Required

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $75
Graduate Application Fee $75

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Admission test scores (SAT/ACT)
Number of students submitting SAT scores 4,226
Number of students submitting ACT scores 82
Percent of students submitting SAT scores 96%
Percent of students submitting ACT scores 2%
SAT Math 590 average 540 - 640 range
SAT Critical Reading 605 average 550 - 660 range
SAT Writing 585 average 530 - 640 range
ACT Composite 26 average 24 - 29 range

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2015-2016.


University of Delaware (UD) Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,526 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) $1,354 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen June 30th, 2019
TEACH Grant $1,354 Undergraduate or Graduate. 3.25 CGPA. June 30th, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loan $5,502 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized loan $5,502 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Direct PLUS Loans $19,974 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen Enrolled at least half-time June 30th, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work-Study Varies U.S. Citizen or non-citizen eligible Satisfactory academic progress. June 30th, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Donor Scholarships $2,000 Merit-based. Demonstrate Financial need. Varies
Howard H. & Arlene M. Simon Scholarship Varies Demonstrate financial needs. All majors within LCBE, preference Accounting. Sophomore, junior, or senior. Minimum GPA 3.0 or higher. May 15th, 2019
Robert L. Schweitzer Memorial Scholarship Varies Demonstrate financial needs. Resident of Delaware. All majors within LCBE. Minimum GPA 3.0 or higher. May 15th, 2019
Donald J. Puglisi Scholarship Award Varies Junior finance major. Overall academic excellence. Provide evidence of dedication to community service through leadership and sustained commitment. Minimum GPA 3.25 or higher. May 15th, 2019
Rudolph E. & Mabel A. D'Souza Scholarship Award for Excellence Varies Senior in finance. Active contributions to the Department of Finance. Minimum GPA 3.0 or higher. May 15th, 2019

Data Source: www.online.udel.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post 9/11 GI Bill $10,483 Honorably Discharged from the military. Served 90 days after Sep10,2001. Undergraduate students. Varies
Tuition Assistance Program $3,451 Members of Army, Navy, Marines, Air Force, and Coast Guard. Undergraduate students. Varies

Data Source: www.online.udel.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $11,750
$30,001 - $48,000 $12,038
$48,001 - $75,000 $13,909
$75,001 - $110,000 $17,736
Over $110,000 $22,307

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 14% $4,183
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 76% $9,242
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 14% $4,428
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 67% $8,604
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 52% $8,937
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 52% $5,542
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 15,894
Military Aid
Number of students receiving (DOD) tuition assistance: 9
Total tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $20,777
Average tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $2,309
Tuition Policies for Veterans and Military https://www.udel.edu/students/veterans/
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 172 $10,342
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 154 $9,916
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 18 $13,982

Data Source: www.online.udel.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

University of Delaware (UD) FAQ

  Is University of Delaware private or public?


University of Delaware is a Public Institution.

  What GPA do you need to get into University of Delaware?


A minimum GPA score of 3.7 on a 4.0 scale.

  What SAT score is required for University of Delaware?    


The average SAT score required is as follows

SAT Math - 590 

SAT Critical Reading - 605

SAT Writing - 585

  What is the Federal School Code for University of Delaware?


001431

  What is the acceptance rate for University of Delaware?


The Acceptance Rate is 70%.

  How much does it cost to go to University of Delaware?


The average tuition for In-State students is $27,792 and for Out Of State Students for $47,782.

  Is University of Delaware a HBCU?


No, the university is not a HBCU institution

  What ACT score is needed for University of Delaware?


An average ACT Composite score of 26.

  Does University of Delaware have interviews?


No, the university does not conduct any mandatory Interviews for Admissions.

  What major is University of Delaware known for?


The University of Delaware majors include Applied Science, Agriculture, Business Management, Computer Science, Education, Engineering, Information Systems, and Public Administration. And the university is best known for Business Management and Marketing Programs

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