University of Delaware
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Why on Campus?

We are dedicated to partnering with students to create a once in a lifetime community experience where students learn, contribute, thrive and achieve their aspirations.


Residence Life & Housing provides students with countless opportunities for leadership and involvement.

Our 230 staff members provide education outside of the classroom to help students grow both socially and intellectually. Residents can get involved with a variety of groups and projects including the following:

  • Complex Community Councils - The residence hall complex leadership councils.
  • Student Initiative Fund - Funding set aside for students to plan residence hall events and start organizations on campus.
  • Resident Student Association - The award-winning governing body for students in the residence halls.
Graduate Student &
Family Housing

Graduate Student & Family Housing Offers:

  • A Convenient Location
  • A Low Cost
  • n Excellent Sense of Community
  • Location and Convenience

We take your education as seriously as you do, allowing you to concentrate on the business of being a student. A car isn't necessary. Laundry facilities are on the premises. Classrooms, public computer sites, the library, two University Centers, convenience stores, restaurants, banks, and drugstores are alll within walking distance.

Grocery stores and shopping centers are accessible by public transportation. We take care of the facilities. When something in your room or apartment needs attention, one phone call is all it takes. Our comprehensive security program includes secuity screens on all ground first-floor windows and access systems that allow main entries to be locked 24 hours a day. A state-of-the-art fire alarm/supression system in the buildings combine smoke detection with a sprinkler system for maximum protection of life and property. The smoke and heat alarms in every building are wired into a central reporting system.

Competitive Rates

Our rates compare favorably to off-campus housing rates. A recent survey indicated that Graduate Student & Family Housing is a good value for your money. You avoid the expense of utility deposits. You write just one check- the same amount every month- to pay for rent, utilities, and cable TV service. Other included amenities are utilities (heat, air conditioning, electric, and water), data (high-speed access to the internet), and cable TV (over 60 channels offered). In addition, all buildings have convenient, low-cost laundry facilities.


The residents of Graduate Student & Family Housing are at the center of the University community and close to its resources. The sense of a common goal -- an educational mission -- provides a comfortable, productive environment in which to pursue one's degree.

Residence Life & Housing  •  310 Haines Street  •  Newark, DE 19716  •   USA Phone: (302) 831-HOME (4663)   •  email:  •   © 2018