Application deadline for Regular Decision is Thursday, January 2, 2020.

Academic Life

Academic Life

EDUCATION IN ACTION

At Duke, you’ll be surrounded by some of the world’s brightest minds. But you won’t just be studying among them—you’ll be working with them. After all, the world’s toughest problems won’t be solved by isolated individuals but rather through interdisciplinary exploration, unconventional thinking, and serious collaboration.
students and faculty eating lunch together around a table students and faculty eating lunch together around a table

Flunching

FACULTY + LUNCH = FLUNCH

Every Duke student is allotted $70 per semester to invite a faculty member to dine with them at various locations around campus to help establish lasting relationships that might not have developed in the classroom.
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Provost Sally Kornbluth dines with students Provost Sally Kornbluth dines with students

Duke Conversations

A CATALYST FOR MEANINGFUL DIALOGUE

This student-led organization connects faculty and students through a series of informal dinners hosted by faculty members in their homes to create a dynamic community characterized by spirited discussion.
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Students listening to speaker in a classroom Students listening to speaker in a classroom

Collaboration story

“ALWAYS SAY YES”

How a professor’s advice changed the trajectory of one student’s college experience.
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students and faculty in the ARC students and faculty in the ARC

Academic Resources

THE SUPPORT YOU NEED TO THRIVE

Duke’s Academic Resource Center (ARC) offers academic support and guidance for every undergraduate. Programs and services include learning consultations, tutoring and study groups, and LD/ADHD support.
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