UD Reinstates Mask Requirement At Indoor Public Spaces

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The University of Delaware is reinstating a requirement that masks be worn inall indoor spaces, effective today (Tuesday) at 8:00 a.m.The action is being taken in response to rising numbers of COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations around the country. The mandate comes days before UD’s commencement in Newark, where President Joe Biden will address the graduates…

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Del. Offers Tuition Waiver Program For Foster Students

Gov. John Carney signed a tuition waiver program that helps foster children Thursday (photo courtesy of Gov. John Carney's office)
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Young people who age out of foster care may qualify for a tuition waiver at Delaware public universities and colleges. Governor John Carney signed legislation Thursday (House Bill 123) to create the program, which also waives room and board costs for students in foster care who pursue higher education at the University of Delaware, Delaware…

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Returning UD Students Must Prove COVID Vax

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The University of Delaware will require students to demonstrate proof of a COVID-19 vaccination. Differing from Delaware State, UD will not be requiring faculty and staff to get vaccinated. UD President Dennis Assanis outlined the policy in a letter to the university community Wednesday: Dear UD Community, I hope this message finds you in good…

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UD Cancels Spring Study Abroad in Rome

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The University of Delaware is following several other schools and canceling its spring study abroad program at John Cabot University in Rome.  The 22 UD students enrolled there are being advised to book flights to return to the US ASAP.  The decision came down last Friday after the travel advisory for Italy was raised to…

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Two UD students undergoing testing for coronavirus

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The University of Delaware has been notified by the Delaware Division of Public Health that two students are being screened by health officials for possible cases of coronavirus. The risk to the UD community remains low, according to officials with the University of Delaware. The students, who live off campus, are currently in isolation at…

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UD Increasing Tuition and Fees, Removing Limit on Credit Hours per Semester

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If you’re planning to attend the University of Delaware in the fall – tuition and fees will be going up!  Undergraduate tuition and fees will increase $520 for Delawareans and by $1160 for non-residents.  There are no increases in the Student Health Service Fee or Student Center Fee.  Room and board increases for the coming…

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63rd Annual DFRC Blue-Gold Game is Saturday!

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The 63rd Annual DFRC Blue-Gold Football Game will take place on Saturday evening.  The game will be played at the University of Delaware’s Tubby Raymond Field in Newark beginning at 6pm.  You can help to enrich the lives of Delawareans with intellectual disABILITIES.  Tickets for the game are available at dfrc.org 1:00 PM: Public Parking…

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University of Delaware 169th Commencement Ceremony This Morning

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Today is the 169th Commencement Ceremony at the University of Delaware.  The ceremony begins at 9am – however graduates should arrive no later than 7:30.  No tickets are needed to get in to the ceremony – and parking lots around Delaware Stadium will open at 6am – the stadium gates open at 7.  Global media…

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UD Names Dr Robin Morgan as Provost

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Interim Provost Robin Morgan will become the University of Delaware’s 11th provost on July 1st.  She will be the first woman to hold the role of the University’s chief academic officer in a permanent capacity.  The search was nationwide and brought in a number of first-rate candidates, however University President, Dennis Assanis, says Dr. Morgan…

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