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WELCOME

Welcome to the University of Delaware College of Engineering, the destination for talented faculty, staff and students who want to use their skills to build a healthier and more prosperous world for everyone. Scroll down to learn more about why the University of Delaware, and the state of Delaware, is a special place to live, learn, and grow your career.

WHY UD?

With a research focus and a global reach, UD is the place for personal and professional growth.

UD professor Jason Gleghorn (right) and doctoral students Jasmine Shirazi (left) and Michael Donzanti (center)

Research

UD’s engineering faculty are leading critical areas of research for the 21st century, working on society’s most challenging problems and educating the next generation of problem solvers and solution creators.

Arthi Jayaraman, associate professor of chemical and biomolecular engineering and materials science and engineering

Diversity

The UD College of Engineering is committed to broadening participation and fostering inclusion among its students, faculty, and staff.

Award Andreas Malikopoulos, the Terri Connor Kelly and John Kelly Career Development Associate Professor in the University of Delaware’s Department of Mechanical Engineering

Innovation

The University of Delaware is a place for innovators. Dreamers. Creators.

FACTS AT A GLANCE

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179 Faculty

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2,410 Undergraduate Students

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920 Graduate Students

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851 Degrees Granted

2018-19

EXPANDING OPPORTUNITIES

Ammon Pinizzotto Biopharmaceutical Innovation Center

Biopharmaceutical Innovation

The Ammon Pinizzotto Biopharmaceutical Innovation Center, which is under construction at the Science, Technology and Advanced Research (STAR) Campus, will provide necessary space for biopharmaceutical research and related classes on UD’s STAR Campus and serve as a hub for industry partnership.

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The Future of FinTech

UD, Delaware Technology Park (DTP) and Discover Bank will partner on the construction of a new building that continues the STAR Campus’s march into the future, adding a building block that taps into the evolving world of financial services technology — commonly called FinTech — with an eye on growth for Delaware.

Exterior of the Chemours Discovery Hub building

Chemours Discovery Hub

Chemours state-of-the-art research and innovation center is located on the University of Delaware’s Science, Technology and Advanced Research (STAR) Campus.

EXPERIENCE DELAWARE

EXPERIENCE EAST COAST LIFE

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VISIT NEWARK

Newark is the third largest city in Delaware and home to the University of Delaware. Our award-winning downtown received the honor of becoming a Great American Main Street winner in 2011. We have over 17 miles of trails and 33 parks totaling over 650 acres of parkland that include the Newark Reservoir. The James F. Hall Trail is a part of the East Coast Greenway, a developing trail system, spanning nearly 3,000 miles as it winds its way between Canada and Key West, linking all the major cities of the eastern seaboard.

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VISIT DELAWARE

This coastal state offers miles of beautiful beaches, tax-free shopping, outdoor adventures, and much more. Discover what makes The First State so special.

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GETTING HERE

Newark is easily accessible from international airports in Philadelphia and Baltimore. Plus, we have a train station with Amtrak and Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA) service.

Philadelphia skyline

DISCOVER PHILADELPHIA

Famous as the birthplace of life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness, Philadelphia delivers one destination, five counties and countless things to do: fascinating museums, vibrant parks, national historic sites, and famous (and delicious) food. 

Baltimore skyline

VISIT BALTIMORE

With the world-famous Inner Harbor; renowned museums and attractions; award-winning restaurants; a locally loved music scene, and hip and historic neighborhoods, get ready to explore a truly authentic American city.

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VISIT WASHINGTON DC

Monuments and memorials, eclectic neighborhoods, true local flavor – Washington, DC is a place unlike any other.

WORKING @ UD

The University’s overall benefit plan has long been recognized and valued because of its comprehensiveness and competitiveness in the market.

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BENEFITS

Learn more about our medical, prescription drug and dental benefits and more.

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RETIREMENT

Learn more about retirement savings plans or pensions available to employees.

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WELLNESS

UD strives to build a thriving culture where UD employees, spouses and retirees are healthy, fueled, and inspired to be their best self each day.

Visit Working @ UD for more information.

UD MAGAZINES

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The University of Delaware Research magazine, a free publication issued twice a year, showcases the discoveries, inventions and excellence of the University’s faculty, staff and students. UD is classified nationally as a “research university with very high activity.” We’re proud to show you why!
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The University Magazine highlights stories of UD strength, tradition, innovation and impact. Published three times a year, it aims to educate, engage and inspire.
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