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​​​​Welcome to the Center for the Study of

​​Gender-Based Violence


Share your voice


Emotional Vigil Unites Community

Students share stories, resources related to intimate partner violence

Preventing gender-based violence

Panelists share their expertise, hear students' experiences and concerns

Conversation and Comfort

Campus event helps UD community process the past week’s events together

Domestic Violence Awareness Month

We stand in solidarity with all the victim/survivors of intimate partner violence, especially the members of our community who were impacted last weekend


As a scholarly community aimed at understanding and ameliorating the causes and effects of gender-based violence, the Center for the Study and Prevention of Gender-Based Violence supports faculty fellows, post-doctoral scholars and graduate and undergraduate research assistants.​

Professional​ Development

The Center provides training to students and professionals for victim-service work and prevention practices, hosts an annual advocate-in-residence and provides career development opportunities for both students and professionals in the field.


The Center sustains public engagement and collaboration with regional and national practitioners by partnerships with national gender-based violence organizations, offering robust public and campus programming through major events and placing University of Delaware students in local and national service organizations for professional practicums.