Professional & Continuing Studies

Who is eligible to apply for Governor’s School?

Delaware residents in their sophomore year at a Delaware high school are eligible to be nominated by their principals.

Can a student be nominated for more than one category?

No, a student can only be nominated for one category in either the academic or arts program.

Are there other opportunities for high school students at the University of Delaware?

Summer College/Edge Pre-College offers a valuable opportunity for academically talented high school sophomores and juniors to take college classes in a one-month concentrated semester while living on campus.

Taking college courses while in high school—Qualified high school students can enroll in University of Delaware on-campus or distance learning courses.