Duke Undergraduate Admissions

Blue Devil Days

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You may join your admitted classmates-- as well as current Duke students, faculty, and administrators -- in the Official Duke University Class of 2020 Facebook group

Remember: Be sure to use your application email address and full first name (not nickname) when registering for Blue Devil Days. If you have difficulty with registration, please email us at bluedevildays@duke.edu. You can also call the Admissions Office at 919-684-3214. We hope to see you soon!

If you are an admitted student who plans on visiting Duke but are not able to make it to one of our Blue Devil Days programs, we would still love to meet you! Please email Stephanie Egeler at stephanie.egeler@duke.edu to coordinate your visit. 

 

Welcome, Future Blue Devil!

Congratulations, again, on your acceptance to Duke’s Class of 2020! We invite you and your family to join us in April for Blue Devil Days, our admitted student visitation program. Blue Devil Days allows you to attend classes, meet professors and administrators, and learn more about our academic and co-curricular programs. More importantly, you will meet some of the most talented and engaging college students in the world. Our students are Duke's best advocates; their enthusiasm alone will make you excited to join our community! 

Our 2016 programs will take place on:

Thursday & Friday, April 7-8 (Click here for a schedule of events)
Monday & Tuesday, April 18-19 (Click here for a schedule of events)
Sunday & Monday, April 24-25 (Click here for a schedule of events)

For a schedule of events pertaining to the Pratt School of Engineering, please click here. The event times will be the same for all Blue Devil Days sessions.

Blue Devil Days begins at noon on the first day and concludes at 3 p.m. on the second day. For more information, including a schedule of events, please consult the 2016 Blue Devil Days brochure.

If none of the three program dates are convenient for you, we encourage you to attend our half-day session for admitted students on Friday, April 29

A list of hotels offering discounted rates for admitted students and their families for Blue Devil Days may be found here. Further information about local accommodations may be found here. Please note that overnight hosting is not provided to Early Decision students. Of course, you are welcome to contact Duke students you know to arrange an overnight stay. 

Visiting students interested in attending a class may find a list of approved Spring 2016 courses here. Please be aware that this is only a partial list. For a full course listing, please consult the registrar's office. Please note that times and locations are subject to change without notice; courses may take field trips, take advantage of another room's technological amenities, or take advantage of warm weather to meet outside on the quad.