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DTCC Dual Admission Program

Delaware Tech Students - Earn your bachelor’s degree at DSU through our Dual Admission program! Delaware Technical Community College (DTCC) students can earn their bachelor’s degree at Delaware State University through the Dual Admission program. The program gives DTCC graduates the opportunity to make a smooth transition to a bachelor’s degree program. A list of Connected Degree programs may be obtained from your DTCC advisor or counselor; or by visiting the DTCC website. Interested in Dual Admission? The program offers many benefits: Admission to DSU while you are completing your associate degree provided you comply with the conditions. Academic advisement and University information at meetings provided by your Connected Degree bachelor’s degree program during the fall and spring semesters at each DTCC campus. Priority pre-registration in DSU courses for your first semester after DTCC graduation. Locked-in bachelor’s degree requirements for the specific Connected Degree program in effect at the time you enter the Dual Admission program. Guaranteed placement in University residence halls if desired provided you comply with established residence policy and application procedures. Dual Admission Eligibility If you are enrolled in a Delaware Tech—DSU Connected Degree program, you will be conditionally admitted into the University and the designated bachelor’s program provided you: Sign a non-binding, Intent-to-Enroll form any time after enrolling in the Delaware Tech Connected Degree program and before attaining 30 college credits at Delaware Tech or another college or university Complete the Delaware Tech associate degree with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Do not attend another institution between the time you graduate from Delaware Tech and formally enroll at the University Formally enroll in the University within one year of Delaware Tech associate degree completion. Complete other regular University admissions requirements in compliance with the Connected Degree agreement and established by the University. These include informing your DSU advisor in your last semester at Delaware Tech of your planned date of enrolling at DSU and filling out a short form. You must do this by January 31st if your final semester is spring or September 15th if your final semester is fall. Comply with the appropriate enrollment deadlines determined by the University. Financial aid forms must be submitted by February 28th for the fall semester and October 1st for the spring semester. If you wish to live on campus, the application form and deposit must be received by March 30th for the fall semester and November 1st for the spring semester. You must arrange for Delaware Tech to send your transcript within one week after your graduation. Be sure to send it to DSU Admissions Office, Attn: Dual Admissions. You will be ineligible for Dual Admission, and the benefits that stem from this program, if you: Fail to complete the associate degree portion of the Delaware Tech/University Connected Degree program Fail to adhere to the provisions of the Connected Degree program or the provisions of this agreement Withdraw in writing your Intent-to-Enroll. If you are ineligible for Dual Admission and desire University admission, you may apply for admission under the University’s regular transfer admissions process. Scholarships Available to DTCC Graduates Students from Delaware Technical and Community College who are transferring to Delaware State University will be eligible for a $1,000 scholarship. To qualify for the scholarship, the transferring students must have completed an Associate's Degree with at least a 2.5 grade point average and must enroll at DSU with at least a 12-credit hour course schedule. The scholarship compliments the Dual Admission process that allows students who meet the above criteria to be automatically enrolled at as juniors at DSU into a connected degree program. However, the scholarship is also available to other Delaware Tech students who are not a part of that specific program. For more information, contact the DSU Office of Admissions at 302.857-6351.

Dual Admission Deadlines:

January 31
Intent-to-Enroll form (spring graduates)
February 28
Apply for Financial aid (fall semester)
March 30
Housing application and deposit (fall semester)
September 15
Intent-to-Enroll form (fall graduates)
October 16
Financial aid (spring semester)
November 1
Housing application and deposit (spring semester)


New Student Orientation

  Dear New Student It’s time to arrive for Fall 2010! If you plan to attend Delaware State University in the Fall, you must attend New Student Orientation.  Full details on New Student Orientation will be posted on this site as they become available, so be sure to bookmark this page and check back as your arrival day approaches. What is New Student Orientation? New Student Orientation is designed for all new students, including transfers. It introduces you to the campus, where you will learn about DSU’s academic programs, meet faculty members, register for fall classes with your advisor, learn about all of our support services, and make new friends with other incoming students. All new students must attend New Student Orientation. Orientation Session Schedule New Student Orientation sessions are being held on the following dates: Session Registration Deadline Orientation Dates Session I June 21 June 29-30 Session II June 28 July 6-7 Session III July 19 July 27-28 Session IV August 12 August 19-20  

Pick-up Locations

The following is a list of locations where we will be picking up students in your area to attend Hornet Days. Select the date that appeals to you. Please be on time as the buses have to depart on time so that you may arrive at DSU on time.  We don’t want you to miss anything! Pick-Up/Drop-Off Locations: February 27, 2015 Atlantic Center Mall  -- Old Navy entrance Atlantic Avenue Brooklyn, NY 11217 ​Leaving for DSU: 4:45 a.m. Departure from DSU: 3:00 p.m. Bay Plaza Shopping Center -- Checkers Restaurant parking lot  344 Baychester Avenue Bronx, NY 10475 ​Leaving for DSU: 4:30 a.m. Departure from DSU: 3:00 p.m.  

Hornet Days Information

  • Current students will host the tours.
  • Participants will be required to have permission from their high school guidance counselor or an administrator to attend.
  • Parents will be required to sign a code of conduct agreement for their student.

Seats on the bus are limited, get more details and to RSVP today!

Hornet Days — Frequently Asked Questions

Online Registration    |    Pick-up Locations Q: Do I need to bring anything with me? A: Comfortable walking shoes, warm clothing, camera (optional), complete application packet (as described on the Hornet Days Registration web page) and completed permission slip (if you haven't already faxed it in). Q: What will happen in the case of an emergency? A: In the case of an emergency, the contact person(s) indicated on your application will be notified.  If you have a medical condition that requires medicine, please provide that information on your application. Q: What will happen if a student demonstrates unacceptable behavior or violates Delaware State University’s rules, regulations, or Codes of Conduct? A: The parent or guardian will be responsible for providing the student’s transportation home upon receiving notice of dismissal. Q: How long will I be on campus? A:  The schedule of activities for the day are as follows: 8:00 a.m.   Arrival/Check-in 8:30 a.m.   Welcome and Expectations 9:00 a.m.   Track I-III Activities begin Sample Schedule                  Attend a class                  Student Government and Club Connections                  Campus Tour                  Lunch                  All you need to know about applying to DSU 2:00 p.m.   Wrap Up:  “Meet the Greeks and our Athletes” 2:45 p.m.   Load buses for departure 3:00 p.m.   Departure Q:What if I have further questions which are not answered here? A: Please feel free to call us on 1.800.845.2544 or 302.857.6351 or email us at