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Wilmington University Student Life

Wilmington University is on a 17-acre campus in a suburban setting in New Castle, Delaware, not far from Philadelphia.

Wilmington University does not have fraternities or sororities.

Wilmington University has a thriving Student Government Association. In fact, more students participate in Student Government Association than any other on-campus activity.

Other popular student organizations at Wilmington University include Green Team, Photography Club, WU Student United Way and Wildcat Cheerleaders.

The Wilmington University community comes together each year for Commencement, Homecoming.

Does Wilmington University Offer Student Housing?

Wilmington University does not offer housing.

All Wilmington University students live off campus Wilmington University does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.

Wilmington University Athletics

At Wilmington University there are a variety of athletic options for students interested in joining a sports program.

Intercollegiate sports are the highest tier of college sports and can be very competitive. Intercollegiate teams are regulated by the NCAA, funded by the university, and compete against teams from other universities. The division of a sports team depends on the size of the unversity, funding, and compention level. An intercollegiate school team will be Division I, II or III, with Division I being the highest level.

Club sports are not regulated by the NCAA and are a great option for students not interested in trying out for an intercollegiate team. Club sports are usually student run but can also be funded by the university.

Intramural sports are the most casual and informal. Intramural sports are often free and require very little time commitment.

Let's take a look at the athletic options available at Wilmington University:

Sport Mens Intramural Womens Intramural Mens Division Womens Division Mens Scholarships Womens Scholarships
Basketball Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport
Cross Country Running Intercollegiate Sport Intercollegiate Sport

Safety at Wilmington University

College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.

Wilmington University is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Wilmington University campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night.

Wilmington University offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students.

Plan a Visit to Wilmington University

Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Wilmington University, take Route 13 to New Castle, DE. If you need to fly, book your flight to Philadelphia International airport.

While you're planning, check out other schools in Delaware you may want to visit too. Click the heart at the top of each school's page to save it to your college list.

Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Wilmington University's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour

Wilmington University Students

57%

Women

43%

Men

36%

Full Time

64%

Part Time

67%

In State

33%

Out-of-State

Ethnicity

42%

23%

21%

6%

2%

2%

2%

1%

0.16%

Undergraduate Students

8,440

Graduate Students

5,678

Non-Resident / International Students

147

Wilmington University Campus Services

Student Services
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Counseling
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Health Clinic
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Women's Center
  • 31515C82-8D2D-421D-B67C-E215D0E49BE9 Veterans Affairs
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Career Planning
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Alumni Networking
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 ESL
Campus Security
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 Late-Night Transport / Escort
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Emergency Phone / Alarm
  • 1E1A89E0-A58D-422D-B45D-7554EC36A535 24-Hour Security Patrol

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

14,118

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

99%

Tuition and Fees

In State

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Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

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