Duke Undergraduate Admissions

NC/SC Open House

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the North Carolina/South Carolina Open House?
The North Carolina/South Carolina Open House is a day-long program intended to introduce rising high school seniors to the academic and co-curricular opportunities at Duke.

Who may register for the North Carolina/South Carolina Open House?
Rising high school seniors from North and South Carolina may register.  Please note the Open House is an annual event. Rising freshmen, sophomores and juniors will have an opportunity to attend in the coming years.

What is the attire?
Dress is casual. We encourage guests to wear comfortable clothing and shoes as there will be a considerable amount of walking. The event will take place rain or shine.

Will lunch be provided?
Lunch will be provided in the Penn Pavilion.  Several food options are available for those who include special diet requests in their registration forms.


We invite you to join us on June 13, 2015 for our annual North Carolina/South Carolina Open House.  The Open House is a day-long program for rising high school seniors from North and South Carolina. 

To register for the Open House, please click on the following link which opens Monday, May 4, 2015:  https://admiss.ugrad.duke.edu/register/ncscopenhouse

Registration beings at 8:15 AM on the top floor of the Bryan University Center, and campus parking is available for $5 per day in the Bryan Center parking garage. The first official events for the day begin at 10:00 AM.  For families who wish to arrive earlier, there will be optional events to attend, including tours of the Sarah P. Duke Gardens, the Athletics Hall of Fame, and self-guided tours of Wilson Recreation Center and The Edge, a newly unveiled renovation of Bostock Library. Also, students from our Pratt School of Engineering will showcase student research displays, student club information and more. You may sign-up for these opportunities using the main registration link.

Do you want to preview what you'll experience during the Open House? Check out this video.


Questions? Contact us at undergrad-admissions@duke.edu or (919) 684 -3214.