Upcoming Events:


NYC Sunset Dinner Cruise

Thursday, August 16  |  6:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Spirit Cruises  |  Pier 61, Chelsea Piers, New York, NY 10011 (W 23rd St and 12th Ave)

This event is sold out. Please register to be placed on our wait list.

Cost: $65; Additional cost: Gratuity for bartenders

This event is open to Blue Hens and friends age 21 and older.

Grab your favorite Blue Hens and join us for a sunset dinner cruise along the New York Harbor enjoying Manhattan’s most iconic skyline views!

Dine and dance the night away while experiencing views of the Statue of Liberty, One World Trade Center, the Brooklyn Bridge and the Empire State Building. The boat departs from Chelsea Piers and loops around the Harbor.

Premium open bar, buffet dinner, live DJ/entertainment and games are all included. Dressy casual attire. This is a rain or shine event.

Thanks to all of our alumni in the NYC area for helping us win the Regional Giving Challenge prize last year and allowing us to plan this event for NYC alumni at a discounted price! Tickets are limited so be sure to register as soon as possible! All aboard!

6:30 p.m. – boarding
7:00 p.m. – departure
9:30 p.m. – return to dock 

Public Transportation: Take C, E, 1, N, M, F, R, or 6 to 23rd Street and then walk to Chelsea Piers. OR take the #23 bus west from the east side to Chelsea Piers (last stop) and walk to Pier 61.

Refund deadline is August 1, 2018. Registration closes August 13, 2018. Unfortunately, walk-ins will not be permitted.


Welcome to the Neighborhood at Raise NY

Thursday, September 13  |  6:00 - 9:00 p.m.

Raise New York  |  416 3rd Avenue, New York, NY 10016

Join the UD NYC Alumni Club for a happy hour to welcome the newest UD graduates and other alumni who have moved to the NYC area. Enjoy drink specials from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at Raise NY.

The bar, owned and operated by a group of UD alumni, will donate 20% of alumni purchases to the Delaware Fund to benefit future students.

Your admission includes 1 drink ticket, good for a beer, wine or well cocktail, as well as light hors d’oeuvres. Cash bar afterwards. All proceeds help us raise that 20% contribution.

Walk-ins are welcome but pre-registration helps us to plan better. Find the registration table toward the back of the venue to register and pick up your drink ticket.

Cost: $10 through September 12 | $15 at the door
Additional cost: Cash bar after first drink

This event is open to Blue Hens and friends age 21 and older.

Thanks to the UDAA for its generous support of this event!

Refund deadline is September 6, 2018. Registration closes September 12, 2018. Registration is encouraged so we have a head count, but walk-ins are welcome.

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Get Involved

The UD NYC Alumni Club averages 8-10 events annually. We are always looking for ideas for events and volunteers to help plan them! We’ll promote them with Blue Hens in the area. If you are interested, email alumnet@udel.edu or call (302) 831-2341.

Your club volunteer leaders are:

President, Lalena Luna, AS00
Vice President, Isabelle Hastings, BE16
Special Events Co-Chair, Kate Rosenblum, AS09
Special Events Co-Chair, Ramya Sridharan, AS14
Young Alumni Chair, Megan Blissick, AS16, AS17M
Communications Chair, Jessica Trizano, BE15
Treasurer, Thomas Burland, BE07
Regional Giving Chair, Nicholas Esoff, BE15
Committee Member, Dan Bone, BE12
Committee Member, Jaclyn Roman, BE14
Committee Member, Kayla Shaoul, AS08


Past Events Include:

New York Red Bulls Soccer Game & Reception
NYC Blue Hens Paint Night
Hat Day at the Ballpark: Tampa Bay Rays @ New York Yankees
Climb the Cliffs with NYC Blue Hens
Joe Biden's American Promise Tour Meet & Greet
Conversations & Connections: From Main Street to Wall Street
Welcome to the Neighborhood
NYC Alumni Club Presents: Boston Red Sox @ New York Yankees
Blue Hen Beach Party
NYC Football Club vs. NY Red Bulls Major League Soccer game
Welcome Reception for UD President Assanis and Mrs. Assanis
An Evening of Conversations & Connections: Experiencing Entrepreneurship
Spring Happy Hour at Tribeca Tap House
Cycling at IMAXShift
Tour of Grand Central Station
The First Noel at The Apollo Theater
An Evening of Conversations & Connections: UD Women in the C-Suite
A Day at the Blue Hill at Stone Barn Agricultural Center
NYC Alumni Club Baseball Series Part 2: Cleveland Indians vs. New York Yankees
NYC Alumni Club Baseball Series Part 1: Colorado Rockies vs. New York Mets
Blue Hens at Brooklyn Winery
Superheroes in Gotham at the NY Historical Society
UD Men's Basketball v. Columbia University
UD Alumni Baseball Series: Somerset Patriots Baseball and BBQ
Detroit Tigers at New York Yankees
New York Botanical Garden: Special Exhibit, Private Tour & Reception
An Evening of Conversations & Connections (showcasing UD alumni in the fashion industry)
Guided Tour of New York Public Library Schwarzman Building
Bocce Ball and Happy Hour
"Our Lady of Kibeho" at the Signature Theatre
Tour of the NYC Fire Museum
Night Owl Bowling
Baltimore Orioles @ New York Yankees
Dare to Care: Union Square
FlyWheel Spin Night
Zog Kickball Team
An Evening of Conversations and Connections (showcasing alumni in social media)
Zog Dodgeball Team
Art & Blue Hens at the Int'l Center of Photography
Medieval Times Dinner & Show
Halloween River Cruise on the Hudson & East Rivers
UD Day of Service: Teach Recycling at Maker Faire
Tigers @ Mets Game & Reception
Long Island Ducks baseball game & picnic
Happy Hour at Beekman Beer Garden Beach Club
Happy Hour at Jackson's Restaurant in Commack
Conversations and Connections at JPMorgan Chase
Winter Social at Tribeca Tap House
UD Men's Basketball at the NIT Tournament
UD Day of Service at Washington Heights Harvest Mobile Market
Lecture, Reception & Exhibition at the Guggenheim Museum
Tailgate before UD Football vs. Hofstra
"Rediscover UD" with UD President Harker
Food and drinks at The University Club in Midtown


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