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Duke University Admissions Stats

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Admissions Requirements

Admissions Tests Required: Required
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

Application Fees

$75
Undergrad Application Fee
$75
Graduate Application Fee

Special Factors

AP Acceptance: Yes
Credit for Life Experience: No

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Contact Info

Address:
103 Allen Bldg Durham, NC 27708
Phone: (919) 684-3214
Admissions Phone: (919) 684-3214
General Site: WWW.DUKE.EDU
Admissions: http://www.admissions.duke.edu
Application: http://www.commonapp.org/CommonApp/default.aspx
Duke University
  • Located in Durham, NC
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 15,467 students enrolled
  • 11% admitted
  • $44,020 annual cost to attend

Reviews

Student Responses to Review Topic: Tips for Prospective Students
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  • kimberly from sunrise, fl
  • Apr-05-2016 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    be honest in your application; most of the people applying are already well-rounded, academically superior students, write about what makes you stand out. find something specific about duke that attracts your attention to it, it can be programs, volunteering opportunities, research opportunities, study abroad programs, etc. make sure to visit the campus to make sure the environment suits you as a person.

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  • Amber
  • Jan-25-2016 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    While applying try to portray yourself as a well rounded student in all aspects.

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  • BlueDevil
  • Dec-27-2015 I am a past student here

    Visit, visit, visit. Try to see a Duke game, stay in a dorm, eat the food, sit in on a class. Duke is a spectacular institution but is not the right fit for everyone. Also make sure to check out the parking requirements for visitors before coming.

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  • KZ
  • Dec-24-2015 I am a current student here

    Duke lets you be whoever you want to be here, so never feel afraid to do the things you want and say the things you want to say. Go to as many basketball games as you can, Cameron Indoor Stadium is a one-of-a-kind experience. Just live life, and Duke will reward you immensely with memories.

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  • Victoria from Houston, TX
  • Nov-26-2014 I am a current student here

    I would definitely recommend visiting for a weekend with a host student. You should try to get a feel of the atmosphere.

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