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Most Helpful Review for Duke University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Student at Duke
  • 61 out of 68 people found this review helpful

Duke is well-rounded and has many great departments, so you don't need to come in knowing what you want to do. Duke is a great place to explore your passions and discover things you never knew about yourself and the world.

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  • KD
  • Nov-07-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    This seems like an amazing school from what I've seen. This school is also one of my dream schools and it has been for a while. My parents went here and I would like to go here too.

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  • Anonymous
  • Oct-02-2015 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Duke is in a beautiful location with world-class faculty and facilities!

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

    Duke University is an amazing academic institutional institution with lots of personal and academic resources. Of course, it has its fair share of race relation issues. There are lots of sub-communities here, but not much cohesion between many diverse groups.

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  • Autumn from Spring, TX
  • May-07-2014 I am a current student here

    Duke is an amazing school with an incredible, if sometimes overwhelming, number of opportunities available every day. Duke administration and students work to be academically, artistically, and socially open to new things and representative of the incredibly diverse student body. A Duke student is sure to have a one of a kind experience and is sure to find a place they feel at home.

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  • Fiona from Grayslake, IL
  • Apr-16-2014 I am a past student here

    Duke is an extremely diverse campus with something for everyone, and the weather in the area can't be beat. The surrounding night life in Durham can be a little sleepy, but Duke more than makes up for it with such an active on-campus scene. The rigorous academics and the energy surrounding athletics make it a place current students and alumni are extremely proud of.

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  • Anonymous
  • Mar-14-2014 I am a current student here

    Duke University is a place littered with opportunities in fields you did not even know existed. The facilities and professors create an academically stimulating environment which is complimented by the vibrant co-curricular, social, and athletic life on campus. You will engage in research, volunteer work, entrepreneurship, and more while surrounding yourself by extremely hard working students.

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  • Hannah from Wake Forest, NC
  • Dec-27-2013 I am a current student here

    If you are looking for academic engagement, an extremely diverse campus community, and interaction with some of the most brilliant professors in the nation then Duke University is for you. I looked in to Harvard, UNC and NC State and I am so grateful that I chose Duke.

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  • Alan from Durham, NC
  • Dec-06-2013 I am a current student here

    Duke University provides a top-class education and is located in a gorgeous region of the country. While the physical facilities can be dilapidated at times, the campus life and campus sports provide an abundant social life for students. Those who are aiming to reach for the starts and be among the best of the best should apply.

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  • Gabrielle from Covington, LA
  • Nov-08-2013 I am researching this school and have visited the campus

    Turned in my application today... I hope I get in! I want to go to Duke more than anywhere!

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