Admitted Students

Congratulations on your admission to Duke!

We can hardly wait for you to join our community. As with any major life decision, there’s lots to work through. But you aren’t alone. Learning is a team sport, and we’re here to help you.

Welcome to the Family

The resources below will help you transition into life as a Duke student, complete with access to all the amazing things that make the Duke experience so exceptional.

But first things first: before ordering that celebratory face paint or pair of shoes, make sure you’re informed on the official shade of Duke Blue.

You’ve Been Admitted. Now What?

Learn more about the next steps to joining the Duke University and Duke Engineering community.

Joining the Duke Family

Learn more about the resources available to parents and families as they send their loved ones to join the Duke community.

Financially Supporting Your Duke Journey

Learn more about the opportunities available to make the Duke Experience accessible and affordable. Duke now provides full tuition grants for NC/SC undergraduates with incomes of $150K or less.

Undergraduate Students

Your transition to Duke will be guided by Duke’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions. You’ll want to check out their admitted-students resource, which includes details about Blue Devil Days, live virtual events and other activities for admitted undergraduates.

Reach out to undergraduate admissions

Master’s Students

To help you move into Duke life, we have prepared admissions checklists, visa details and more for students in our various programs.

Reach our engineering master’s admissions team

PhD Students

Your home academic department will be in touch, and you will receive assistance from Duke’s Graduate School. The school’s guide for admitted students helpfully groups to-dos by month, from admission offer to the start of classes.

Reach out to graduate admissions

Welcome to Durham

You’re gonna love it here. Durham, North Carolina, is the serious, funky, laid-back, hardworking, traditional, throw-the-rules-out, mid-sized (but like the TARDIS, bigger on the inside) city of your dreams.