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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required (SAT or ACT)
Completion of College Preparatory Program: Required
Recommendations: Required
Secondary School GPA: Recommended
Secondary School Rank: Recommended
Secondary School Record: Required
TOEFL: Recommended
Common Application Accepted: Yes

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AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

2138 Campus Drive Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 684-3214
Admissions Phone: (919) 684-3214
General Site: WWW.DUKE.EDU
Duke University
  • Located in Durham, NC
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 15,192 students enrolled
  • 10% admitted
  • $55,960 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • Duke Alum from Maryland
  • I am a past student here

    Please respond to alumni interview requests, and respond promptly. Alumni volunteers are very eager to hear from you. Even if you cannot meet for an interview, or are planning to withdraw your application to Duke, call the alumnus promptly. Do not underestimate the importance of this social skill.

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  • Nathan
  • I am a current student here

    Really visit Duke and get a feel for the educational philosophy here as well as the unique scholar-athlete culture.

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  • Kali - Alexandria, VA
  • I am a current student here

    I’m actually from Duke Kunshan University which is Duke’s campus in China in collaboration with Whuhan university of China and I have to say it’s an absolutely amazing place. It’s a hub for like minded intellects keen on challenging and educating one another. I’m actually part of the inaugural class and what won me over about DKU was it’s attention to students. We get so much from the faculty in terms of internship opportunities that actually start from your freshman year and study abroad opportunities in Duke’s USA,Russia and Peru campuses. we have the chance to study in a research university being taught by estimmed professor from Duke and Wuhan University. It’s a great immersive experience in the beautiful city of Kunshan which is 20 minutes away from Shanghai on a speed train. The city is vibrant with tradition while being so modern. The campus is absolutely breathtakingly beautifu, So environmentally sustainable and modern and our dorms are so luxurious that we all believe we’re being spoiled! We even have a campus comfort Dog and massage chairs in the common room! It’s a place that academically enriches you in your absolute comfort! Besides the international community on campus is the best teacher! Hope this helps!

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  • Natalia from San Diego, CA
  • I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Avail yourself of the many opportunities. Don't limit yourself to campus, as there are many irecreational and professional opportunities to explore in Durham, the greater Research Triangle Park area and even more distant parts of North Carolina (Asheville, the coast, etc.).

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