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  • Students

    Find out more about the characteristics of students who attend DSU.

  • Admissions

    See how many students applied, accepted, and enrolled at DSU. Learn more about students’ high school preparation and test scores.

  • College Costs & Financial Aid

    Learn about costs to attend DSU and how much financial aid is typically awarded.

  • Net Price Calculator

    Estimate your cost to attend DSU in a few simple steps.

  • Classes and Campus Life

    Learn more about professors, where students live, and campus safety at DSU.

  • Student Experiences

    Discover ways to be actively involved in your education at DSU – inside and outside the classroom.

  • Majors, Graduation and Next Steps

    See which majors are most popular at DSU and what recent graduates plan to do after earning their bachelor's degree.

  • Student Success & Progress

    Discover how many students who start at DSU finish their bachelor's degree and how long it takes.

  • Student Learning Outcomes

    Figure out what learning gains to expect in critical thinking, writing, and other important subjects at DSU.

Delaware State University

Delaware State University is a public, comprehensive, 1890 land-grant institution that offers access and opportunity to diverse populations from Delaware, the nation, and the world. Building on its heritage as a historically black college, the University purposefully integrates the highest standards of excellence in teaching, research, and service in its baccalaureate, master’s and doctoral programs. Its commitment to advance science, technology, liberal arts, and the professions produces capable and productive leaders who contribute to the sustainability and economic development of the global community.
As approved by the Board of Trustees December 2011.

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Living in the Hornets Community

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Delaware State University’s 400-acre main campus was founded in 1891 as a land-grant institution. Conveniently located in Dover, Delaware, the campus is situated one hour south of Wilmington and north of the beach areas and just 1.5 hours south of Philadelphia, east of Baltimore, and Washington, DC. Delaware State University also has satellite sites in both Wilmington and Georgetown, Delaware. Delaware State University’s faculty is comprised of 211faculty members within 20 academic departments with 196 faculty members possessing doctoral degrees,  and 39 have reached the academic rank of full professor. The student-to-faculty ratio is 15:1. The University has a total of 5 colleges, covering 52 undergraduate, 20 masters, and 5 doctoral degree programs.