As part of the Delaware Department of Education, the Delaware Higher Education Office works to ensure that postsecondary education is accessible and affordable for Delaware residents by providing information and financial assistance to students and their families.
At the Delaware Higher Education Office (DHEO) we want to make sure that we are giving you the best service possible. We would appreciate you taking a few minutes to let us know how we are doing. We read and take all feedback seriously and will use your comments to enhance our service to you.
We administer 12 state-sponsored financial aid programs, which include grants, scholarships and professional incentive programs, as well as 3 private scholarship programs.
Academic Common Market
And as a member of the Southern Regional Education Board, Delaware is able to provide additional tuition savings for its residents through the Academic Common Market.
Student Account Access
Access or create your Student Account to apply for scholarships or to monitor your award status.
College User Enrollment Verification
Log on to your account to verify student’s enrollment, if you are a college/university administrator.
Information on Applying for Degree Granting Authority
Degree Granting Authority
Requests for Apostilles from Students of Foreign Institutions
Delaware Universities and Colleges
A List of Delaware Department of Education Approved Institutions (Universities/Colleges)
Delaware Higher Education Office
The Townsend Building
401 Federal St., Ste. 2
Dover, DE 19901
Contact Info for scholarships, financial aid and general inquiries
Toll Free: 1-800-292-7935
Contact info for higher education authorization and SARA related questions: