Prospective Students It all begins here.
UD starts with you.
At UD, you're never just a number. Who you are as an individual is as valued as your academic achievement. So you'll find a supportive educational environment where your unique aspirations and goals are recognized. You'll find faculty and staff who know who you are and highly personalized attention in classes that average just 15 students. And you'll find an engaging community where your thoughts, interests, and individuality are celebrated.
Let's Get Started
Become a Spartan
The first step is to apply. We've made the process simpler by waiving application fees and making ACT/SAT scores optional.Apply
Once you've paid your admission deposit, we will guide you through the steps of registration, housing, and orientation for new students.Admitted Students
College is an investment in your future. We're committed to making it affordable through our financial aid programs.Apply for Financial Aid
We're Here to Help
Your admission counselor will get to know who you are and help you lay out the path to achieving your goals.Meet Your Counselor
We're ready to welcome you. Apply for your housing assignment, and plan for your home away from home.View Residence Halls
Spartan Start, UD's three-day orientation program, is packed with fun and useful information to help you settle in and get comfortable with campus life.New Student Orientation