Eco Tip

Take advantage of the weekly Farmer's Market during the summer at UD for fresh, local produce.


The University of Delaware’s Environmental Portal is a central place for future and current students, faculty, staff and the public to connect to the many environmentally focused programs the University has to offer.

In the opening decade of the 21st century, the constraints imposed by a common planet have come to the forefront. The University of Delaware, with a strong history of environmental research and education, is positioned to help lead the way in developing technological, social, political, and cultural solutions to these challenges.

Here you will find connections to our top-notch academic programs for undergraduate and graduate students. You can also connect to environmental student clubs and organizations. If you are interested in the kinds of research taking place at UD, be sure to browse our Research and Centers pages. If you have questions or want additional information about what you discover here, click here to contact us.

  • Dec. 15, 2014--University of Delaware alumnus Scott M. Robeson and geography professor emeritus Cort J. Willmott are co-authors of a study that found spatial patterns of extreme temperature anomalies — readings well above or below the mean — are warming faster than the overall average.

  • Dec. 6, 2014--The DENIN Ambassadors have announced their third annual environmental video competition. The theme of this year’s competition is “A Personal Journey.”

  • Dec. 4, 2014--Neil Sturchio, chair of the Department of Geological Sciences at University of Delaware, is co-author of a Nature Geoscience paper detailing a pioneering new technique to date groundwater.