Duke University Visit Report by serenity11

Visit to Duke University in October 2020 by serenity11
(Parent of Student)
(Member since October 27 2020 with ? posts)

Visit Activities:


Information Session: Yes - one of the best presentations we have heard. the admissions counselor was funny and engaging and the slides were mixed with great video clips.


Campus:



Friendliness/Courtesy of Students:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good




Friendliness/Courtesy of Staff:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good




Appearance of Campus:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent




Building/Facilities Maintenance/Cleanliness:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good




Dormitories:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good




Security/Safety:
4 - Very Good
4 - Very Good




Overall Campus Impression:
5 - Excellent
5 - Excellent



Off-Campus:



Area Immediately Around Campus:
3 - Good
3 - Good
the campus has more of a sprawl feeling- which surprised me. Need to ride the bus around vs walking



City/Town/Community:
3 - Good
3 - Good
Durham has imrpoved so much (still not a chapel hill, though)

Campus Visit Notes for Duke University


Visit Description:

Wow! Duke really has it going on. Check out the Duke Engage program and the Focus courses for freshman online.This is a very impressive school. Great combo of academics, size and school spirit.

If only one could actually get in here!

Hotel/Lodging Recommendations or Comments:

not the Universty Inn duke