Duke University Visit Report by duh

Visit to Duke University in January 2007 by duh
(Other, HS Class of 2007)
(Member since October 30 2020 with ? posts)

Visit Activities:


Information Session: Yes - helpful

Campus Tour: Yes - very nice esp when weather's nice.

Classroom Visit: Yes - i stopped by a math class. small size and english speaking prof!!


Campus:



Friendliness/Courtesy of Students:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
maybe overly friendly when they are drunk!



Friendliness/Courtesy of Staff:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent




Appearance of Campus:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
gothic wonderland.. true that! i liked the east campus better (it has more of community feeling)



Building/Facilities Maintenance/Cleanliness:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
new CIEMAS and French Science building are SICK!!



Dormitories:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good
not "Excellent" because of Craven but except for that one, very nice overall.



Security/Safety:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
i'd just say excellent. when you're in duke, you're in a bubble. it's that safe.



Overall Campus Impression:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent
work hard and party hard (with much greater weight on the first part)


Off-Campus:



Area Immediately Around Campus:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good
not a huge college town, but many cozy, chill, and unique places and alot of NATURE



City/Town/Community:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good
i honestly dont understand what peeps talk about when they say durham is agijerlja. it's far far far better than ghetto and people dont 'really' hate dukies (it's just that they li

Campus Visit Notes for Duke University


Visit Description:

other than me missing a flight (5 in the morning), it was ... AWESOME!

Hotel/Lodging Recommendations or Comments:

must get an overnight p-frosh experience (weather you like partying or studying)

Dining/Restaurant Recommendations or Comments:

cosmic (awesome mexican food + super inexpensive + great music playing in the downstair)