Faculty & Staff Appreciation

The Department of Intercollegiate Athletics & Recreation Services and the Office of Human Resources have partnered to provide the following Faculty & Staff Appreciation programming for Homecoming weekend. We want to THANK YOU for your continued dedication and contributions to UD.


FRIDAY, OCT. 19 @ 7 p.m. (Bob Carpenter Center)

BE THERE Friday, 10/19 at the Bob Carpenter Center to root on Delaware Volleyball as they battle CAA rival Northeastern on the court during homecoming weekend. Enjoy in-match promotions and post-match autographs with the team. Doors open at 6 p.m.

UD Employees
Each UD Faculty/Staff member that wears Delaware Blue to the match can receive up to four (4) $1 tickets by visiting the Delaware Ticket Office in-person on game day. A valid UD faculty/staff ID card must be presented to receive the discounted tickets.


SATURDAY, OCT. 20; Kick-Off @ 3:30 p.m.

UD Employee United Way Donors
In appreciation for your generosity, we are pleased to offer special pricing of just $10 for the UD faculty & staff Homecoming football package to those of you that made a contribution this fall to the University of Delaware's United Way campaign, which includes a game ticket, pre-game hospitality (1 to 3 p.m.) and one game day parking pass per employee purchase, (NOT per guest). Completed order forms need to be submitted by Tuesday, October 16. Click here to download the order form.

UD Employees
All other UD employees/retirees and their families are able to order $15 tickets, no limit. Tickets include pregame food and beverage at on-site hospitality location (1 to 3 p.m.) and football game ticket. Completed order forms need to be submitted by Tuesday, October 16. Click here to download the order form.

TAILGATE MENU (Available from 1pm – 3pm):
Meatball Sandwiches
Boneless Buffalo Chicken Tenders with Blue Cheese & Celery
Cheese Quesadilla's
Chilled Spinach Dip with Pita Chips or Tortilla Chips with Salsa & Hot Cheese Dip
Pasta Salad
Philly Pretzels & Pumpkin Cookies
Canned Soda & Bottled Water
Hot Chocolate with Marshmallows

*NOTE: Faculty & Staff Football Ticket Holders:
UD employees that are currently 2012 UD football ticket holders may contact the Delaware Ticket Office directly at (302)-831-2257 to purchase a hospitality only option at $5 per guest.


SATURDAY, OCT. 20 @ 8 p.m. (Bob Carpenter Center)

'Hike and Spike': Show your ticket stub from the 10/20 Blue Hens Football home game vs. Rhode Island earlier that day to the Delaware Ticket Office upon entry to receive FREE admission to the match.