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Delaware State University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

3,757 students

43% admitted

  • 3,353 full time
  • 404 part time
  • 1,277 men full time
  • 2,076 women full time
  • 9,221 applied
  • 3,933 admitted
  • 1,086 enrolled

3,372 Undergraduates

$14,862 tuition/year

  • 385 Graduates
  • $14,862 out of state
  • $830 fees
  • $10,607 room & board
  • $1,500 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: Mid East Small city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship
Historically Black College or University: HBCU
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Anonymous
  • 0
  • delaware state university is a credible hbcu. through the orientations, campus visits, and interest meetings, you can learn a lot about the university. our goal is making our mark on…

  • Feb-14-2012 Read More
  • Angelica
  • 0
  • I do not recommend this school because they are unorganized and inconsistent. You will have to worry about issues that arise from thin air that was not even your fault…

  • May-07-2012 Read More
  • Shepherd from New Castle, DE
  • 0
  • delaware state university is one of the top historical black colleges in the u.s. this school has many majors to choose from. all students are welcome to visit and apply.…

  • Feb-14-2012 Read More
  • Nana from Clayton, DE
  • 0
  • It is a good school and I love it here. The teachers are very helpful. In terms of size it is a small school but altogether it's nice.…

  • May-03-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

Delaware State University is a public, comprehensive, 1890 land-grand institution. The mission of the University is to provide for the people of Delaware, and others who are admitted, meaningful and relevant education that emphasizes both the liberal and professional aspects of higher education. Within this context, the University provides educational opportunities to all qualified citizens of this State and other states at a cost consistent with the economic status of the students as a whole. While recognizing its historical heritage, the University serves a diverse student population with a broad range of programs in instruction, service, and research, so that is graduates will become competent, productive, and contributing citizens.

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Brianna from Elmont, NY
  • Oct-27-2011 I am a past student here

    With the social life, academic life and all the culture that Delaware State has to offer, I was and still am sure that I'd LOVE campus life.

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  • 3
  • COURTNEY from Pittsburgh, PA
  • Sep-28-2011 I am a current student here

    Some days are fun, some days are boring. There is a lot of different activities that do go on on campus, just have to find the ones you'll enjoy.

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  • 5
  • SexyEyes111
  • Jul-31-2011 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    DSU is fun and beautiful campus to be on. Its nice and clean and the students and staff there are very welcoming, nice and enthusiastic.

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