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International Students and Scholars

Campus Resources


Office of Academic Enrichment  
The Office of Academic Enrichment provides academic support to students by offering workshops, skill-building courses, and individualized help to assist students with achieving their highest potential.

UD Writing Center  
The Writing Center is a place where all members of the UD community can come to write, talk, think and learn about writing. All Writing Center services are free.

Mentoring Program    
The Student Support Services Program (SSSP) offers Peer Mentors to cultivate relationships and foster communication with each member of an assigned group (for University of Delaware freshmen) by planning social activities and maintaining ongoing contact with students throughout their first year of college.  SSSP Peer Mentors are program ambassadors as well as leaders and role models to all SSSP participants. Mentors work on an as-needed basis and earn an hourly wage.

Religion and Spiritual Life on Campus    
The University of Delaware is home to more than 25 religious and spiritual registered student organizations. Programs, events, and learning opportunities hosted by these organizations are offered to students and the University campus throughout the year. We hope that you find the perfect fit for your spiritual and religious needs on the UD campus.

Registered Student Organizations (RSOs)   
There are many opportunities to be part of student groups by joining Registered Student Organizations (RSOs), fraternities and sororities, as well as programs from other units within Student Life. 

The Office for International Students and Scholars (OISS)
OISS is the designated office on campus to provide immigration advising and support services
 to UD's international community. It offers programs and services to all incoming and currently enrolled international students. The OISS offers social, cultural and educational programs to promote integration into the UD community.

English Language Institute (ELI)
The English Language Institute (ELI) offers a special program for international students who want to improve their English skills and experience life at a prestigious American university. The ELI program provides English as a Second Language courses to non-English speakers to prepare them for admission into American Universities.