Frequently Asked Questions
old must you be to be a member of UD's lifelong learning
must be 50 years old, or the spouse of a member.
I be a Delaware resident to join?
residents of all states are treated equally.
are the fees involved?
the fee information page
for this semester's fee information.
I pay by the course?
the membership fee covers up to five courses per semester.
does my membership fee include?
to five courses per semester, extracurricular, enrichment
and social activities.
are you located?
Arsht Hall on the University of Delaware's Wilmington
Campus, 2700 Pennsylvania Avenue, Wilmington 19806.
there any courses at other locations?
University of Delaware has other lifelong learning programs
offers courses in Lewes
are the times of classes?
9:00 and 3:00 Monday through Friday.
long are your classes?
class length is 1 to 1 1/4 hours. A few classes have
slightly longer meeting times.
often do classes meet?
if I don't get the courses I want?
will have an opportunity to choose other courses, or
you may request a refund of your membership fee before
are the beginning and ending dates of your semester?
spring semester is from February to May; fall semester
from September to December.
do I register for lifelong learning courses?
may come in person or you may mail in the membership
fee with the form included in the catalog each semester.
Registration dates are included in the catalog. Click
here for the current
subjects do you offer?
music, foreign languages, history, literature and writing,
science, mathematics, government and society, computer,
and many other subjects. Click here for the current
I take University of Delaware courses as a lifelong
may audit one UD credit course per semester (a small
registration fee applies) on a space-available basis.
You may take UD noncredit courses, including hands-on
computer courses, at a discounted rate, on a space-available