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Blue Hen Pledges

Blue Hen's Pledge of Personal and Civic Responsibility

The University of Delaware values both academic excellence and personal development. The Blue Hen's Pledge of Personal and Civic Responsibility manifests these community values among students, faculty, staff, and administrators. All members of the campus have the personal responsibility to promote an atmosphere of civility. As a member of the Blue Hen's community, we expect you to affirm and practice the following commitments:

  • I pledge to accept responsibility for my academic progress and personal development.
  • I pledge to practice academic honesty and integrity.
  • I pledge to demostrate social and personal responsibility.
  • I pledge to treat all individuals within the University of Delaware community with respect and dignity.
  • I pledge to contribute to the University and to the larger community by performing service that benefits others.