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Duke University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

15,016 students

15% admitted

  • 14,548 full time
  • 468 part time
  • 7,630 men full time
  • 6,918 women full time
  • 25,462 applied
  • 3,799 admitted
  • 1,751 enrolled

6,545 Undergraduates

$42,308 tuition/year

  • 8,319 Graduates
  • 152 Non-Degree
  • $42,308 out of state
  • $1,315 fees
  • $12,433 room & board
  • $1,350 books
  • (Based on stats from 2012/2013)

At a Glance

Religious affiliation: United Methodist
Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Southeast Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
School Colors: Duke blue and white
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Elisabeth from Durham, NC
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  • Duke's a diverse school with students of all sorts of races and backgrounds. The education is vigorous, so you'll get out whatever you put in. There are hundreds of student…

  • Jun-23-2012 Read More
  • Dukie for life :)
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  • Duke University is a school filled with bright, passionate, engaged, quirky, and all-around fun-loving students. The opportunities available for both personal and academic growth are astounding, and the beautiful weather…

  • Mar-22-2012 Read More
  • Sophomore from Michigan
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  • Duke is the type of school any intellectually stimulated person would be proud to attend. With its diverse extracurriculars, immense research funds, and exciting party life, many students will carve…

  • Aug-06-2012 Read More
  • Taylor from NJ
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  • Duke has an overall great atmosphere. It combines the best of academics and student life. There is never a dull moment on campus!…

  • May-31-2012 Read More
  • Georgia from Houston, TX
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  • Duke is the kind of school where the hard-working survive. The classes and homework loads can be very difficult sometime, but if you learn how to manage your time well,…

  • Jun-26-2012 Read More

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Student from PA
  • Nov-01-2011 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    By far my favorite campus I've visited. The area has a beautiful archaic look, but has modern interiors that provide the epitome of comfort. My favorite part of the Duke campus is definitely the Duke forest. As a runner, the 20-some miles of trails are absolutely perfect.

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  • 5
  • MK
  • Sep-12-2011 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    I love Duke so much! The campus is gorgeous and the range of activities and opportunities for students to get involved seems endless!

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  • 5
  • Liz from NY
  • Aug-18-2011 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    The students are intellectual and interesting to converse with and to top it all off, the campus is BEAUTIFUL! There are great tall oak trees lining the very center of campus near the chapel. Even the flowers are wonderful.

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