UD Has a Disability Services Site
Individuals with disabilities make up 8.0% of the student population at UD. For more information on policies and accommodations that the university provides to ensure all students get the opportunity to participate, you can visit UD Disability Services.
UD for the Military
While not a "service academy", UD does offer support for veterans and those seeking a career in the armed forces. Undergraduates have access to one or more ROTC programs and there is an active student veterans group on campus. For more information on policies related to veterans, you can visit UD Veteran Services . For more information, check out our UD for Veterans Guide.
Freshmen Living Arrangements at University of Delaware
UD offers on-campus housing, but freshmen are not required to take advantage of it. In the end though, most do choose to live in the dorms.
* Data compiled from students who received financial aid, including loans.
Full-time vs. Part-time Studies at University of Delaware
UD has a comparatively very large, student body. There were 19,956 undergraduates in 2019. Full-time attendance was 18,355 (92.0%). Part-time attendance was 1,601 (8.0%).
University of Delaware is Ranked #572 for Overall Diversity
Compared to other colleges and universities across the nation, UD receives top marks for overall diversity. We rank UD #572 out of 3,514.
The chart below shows each element that we looked at to determine this ranking, and how that metric compares to the national average. 100 would indicate excellent diversity in each category, and 1 would mean poor diversity.
University of Delaware Competes in the NCAA
UD has a total of 663 student athletes, 293 men and 370 women who compete in inter-collegiate athletics.
|Total Revenue (all teams)||$25,580,386|
|Total Expenses (all teams)||$25,580,386|
For more information about athletics including per-team sizes, coaching and scholarships check out our Guide to University of Delaware Athletics