- 4 Year
- DURHAM, NC
- grade A+Overall Grade
- 4 Year
- DURHAM, NC
- Rating 3.92 out of 5 1,181 reviews
- Academicsgrade A+
- Valuegrade A+
- Diversitygrade A+
- Campusgrade A
- Athleticsgrade A+
- Party Scenegrade A
- Professorsgrade A+
- Locationgrade B minus
- Dormsgrade A minus
- Campus Foodgrade A+
- Student Lifegrade A+
- Safetygrade B minus
Exceptional academics, enviable spirit, and supportive community: there's no school like Duke.
Endowed in 1924, we're a student-driven university with the ambition and audacity to make a global impact. We're Cameron Crazies and ballet dancers. We're lemur researchers and social entrepreneurs. We're hospital caregivers and public policymakers. We're Nobel laureates and National Champions.
With more than 50 majors, Duke will provide you with limitless intellectual opportunities to develop your mind through programs like Bass Connections and Focus.
On top of all the possibilities on campus, Duke is located in one of America's most dynamic areas: the city of Durham, in North Carolina's Research Triangle region. There are a million things to love on our home turf, from the fantastic food, to the arts, to technology.
The more you dig into what we're about, the more you'll find that this is one of the world's most responsive, engaging, and supportive universities.
Duke University Rankings
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Most Popular Majors
- Computer Science339 Graduates
- Public Policy Analysis233 Graduates
- Economics219 Graduates
- Biology197 Graduates
- Nursing133 Graduates
- Political Science and Government131 Graduates
- Research and Experimental Psychology127 Graduates
- Computer Hardware Engineering107 Graduates
- Mechanical Engineering91 Graduates
- Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering89 Graduates
- Mix of Online and on Campus13%
- On Campus87%
- Pretending to be humble but not7%
- Entitled but ambitious2%
- Ambitious and superior26%
- Boundless Opportunity19%
- Reputation above all7%
- You will not be nurtured7%
- The admissions team is welcoming and knowledgable3%