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University of Delaware

Newark, DE
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Campus Life and Facilities

Delaware Says...

One of the most beautiful campuses on the East Coast, the University of Delaware in Newark, Delaware, is located at the center of the "megacity" that stretches from New York City to Washington, D.C. The town of Newark is a charming place, with its very own Main Street full of shops, restaurants,... More More

Delaware Students Say...

Work and play come together at the University of Delaware, an institution that offers “the perfect balance of academic intensity and excellent social life.” Come the weekend (or even during the week), “UD kids like to have their share of fun,” and “there is always a party happening.” For an... More More

Visiting And Contact Information

210 South College Ave.

Newark, DE 19716

United States

Phone: 302-831-8123

Fax: 302-831-6905


Student Housing

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Housing Options

Coed dorms Special housing for disabled student Women's dorms Fraternity/sorority housing Apartments for married students Apartments for single students Theme Housing

Other Housing Options:

Gender-Neutral Friends Together Designed by You (common interests, lifestyle, etc.) Living Learning Communities (LLC) Substance Free Housing Upperclass Honors Executive Apartments in Traditional Residence Halls & Suites on Central Campus

Student Activities


Student Activities

Academic Groups Fraternities Gay, Lesbian, and Bisexual Groups Improv comedy International Student Groups Literary Magazine Minority Student Groups Political Discussion Groups Radio Station Religious Groups Singing Groups Social Services Group Sororities Student Film Society Student Union Theater Program
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Athletic Division :Division I Men's Sports Team Name :Fightin' Blue Hens Women's Sports Team Name :Fightin' Blue Hens Team Mascot :YoUDee
# of sports for women, varsity
# of sports for men, varsity

Women's Athletics List, Varsity

Basketball CrewRowing CrossCountry Diving FieldHockey Golf Lacrosse Soccer Softball Swimming Tennis TrackFieldOutdoor TrackFieldIndoor Volleyball

Men's Athletics list, Varsity

Baseball Basketball Diving Football Golf Lacrosse Soccer Swimming Tennis

Student Services

Other Services
LGBT Support Groups
Minority Support Groups
Center for Black Culture, RISE Engineering Program, FORTUNE Business and Economics Program, ASPIRE Program for Education Majors

Technology On Campus / Facilities

Campus-wide Internet Network: Yes Email and Web Access Available: Yes % of Classrooms with Wireless Internet: 100% Number of Computer Labs / Classrooms: 18 Average Number of PC's per Lab: 24.00 Network Access in Dorm Rooms: Yes Network Access in Dorm Lounges: Yes Fee for Network Use: No Student Web Pages Permitted: Yes Student Web Pages Provided: Yes Partnerships with Technology Companies: Yes Online Class Registration Available: Yes Personal computer included in tuition for each student: No Require Undergraduates to Own Computers: No Undergraduates that Own Computers: 99% Discounts Available with Hardware Vendors: Yes Description: Special academic pricing agreements with Apple and Microsoft; an annual competitive bidding process for Windows-based systems; other software discounts through University Bookstore negotiated academic pricing (e.g., Adobe, AutoCad, Dragon, etc.) Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Courses: Yes Webcasting, Digital Audio or Video-Streaming of Campus Radio / TV Stations: Yes Special Facilities: University Museums, including the Old College Gallery, Mechanical Hall Gallery and Mineralogical Museum; the Historic Costume and Textile Collection; a variety of state-of-the-art research facilities serving several disciplines, including the Center for Composite Materials, Delaware Biotechnology Institute, Allen Biotechnology Laboratory, a coastal research vessel—the Hugh R. Sharp, art conservation laboratories at Winterthur Museum and Gardens and more than 40 research centers and institutes; a 350-acre Agricultural Teaching and Research Complex, including botanical gardens, livestock arena, working farm, botanical gardens and a 35-acre woodlot harboring numerous wild species of animals and birds; the University of Delaware Library, 6-acre research library containing over 2.8 million books and over 300 networked databases; 28 micro-computing sites; two student centers; athletic facilities, including the 23,000-seat Delaware Football Stadium, two ice arenas, the 5,000-seat Bob Carpenter Sports/Convocation Center, indoor and outdoor swimming pools, Fred Rullo Stadium and a variety of playing fields and training and recreational spaces; and a student-run restaurant, Vita Nova, and campus hotel that serves as a training site for students in the hotel, restaurant and institutional management department. Scheduled for completion in 2013 is a 194,000-square-foot Interdisciplinary Science and Engineering Laboratory.
Army ROTC Offered:On-Campus
Air Force ROTC Offered:On-Campus
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