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The University of Delaware’s 968-acre main campus is centrally located between New York City and Washington, D.C., just minutes from Interstate 95 and easily accessible by car, train and air. The Research Office is located in Hullihen Hall, UD’s main administrative building. Explore the map below to learn more about our location, get driving directions, find lodging and more.

University of Delaware Research Office

Hullihen Hall is the central administration building at the University of Delaware housing the Research Office. Constructed in 1940, it was known as “University Hall” during its early years of service and re-named in 1952 in memory of Walter Hullihen, University president from 1920–44, the longest presidency in UD history.

Driving Directions

UD’s campus is located in Newark, near the northern arc of Delaware’s boundary, and is convenient to many East Coast cities.

Bus Service

Bus services include UD’s Bus Shuttle, the Newark Unicity Bus System, DART (Delaware Transit Corporation) and Greyhound.

Train Service

Amtrak and SEPTA (Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority) serve a 2,200-square-mile region with fixed-route buses, subway/elevated trains, trackless trolley, light rail and commuter rail.


Philadelphia International Airport (PHL) and Baltimore-Washington International Airport (BWI) are the closest major airports to the UD campus.


Here is a list of lodging options within a short drive (5-15 minutes) of the University campus.


Metered and garage parking spaces are available throughout campus.
Parking Map

Compliance Hotline
Phone: (302) 831-2792

Research Administration
Phone: (302) 831-2136
Fax: (302) 831-2828


The University of Delaware Research Office is open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Research Office is closed Saturday and Sunday and observes all University closings and holidays. See the Academic Calendar for more information.

Academic Calendar