Interested in studying at Duke Divinity School? We want to meet you and assist you in discerning the next steps! Connect with Office of Admissions representatives on the road or on campus in Durham, North Carolina. Learn more about options for connecting with us.

On Campus

Come experience a day in the life of our community to help discern whether Duke Divinity School is the best fit for your theological education and preparation for ministry. We offer several options for visiting our school, including group and individual visits. To plan a visit, please complete and submit the Duke Divinity School Campus Visit Request Form.

Visit Days

Women in Ministry Visit Day
Oct. 7, 2014
The Women’s Center and Office of Admissions will host a day and a half event for women interested in pursuing theological education. The Women in Ministry Visit Day will begin with a dinner the evening of Oct. 6. On Oct. 7, our visitors will attend the 2014 Jill Raitt Lecture given by Rev. Dr. Serene Jones, President of Union Theological Seminary; participate in community worship service; attend a class; learn more from workshops; and have opportunities to meet faculty and students.

Duke Discernment Days

  • Oct. 9, 2014
  • Oct. 23, 2014
  • Nov. 11, 2014
  • Nov. 20, 2014

Discernment Days are for those who are considering seminary for the first time (Master’s programs) and want to learn more about Duke Divinity School. The full day visit includes a presentation by admissions staff, attendence in a class, community worship, panel discussions, opportunities to meet faculty and students, and lunch.

Admitted Students Days
Admitted Students Days are opportunities for applicants who are offered admission to Duke Divinity School to visit our community before making their final decision. All admitted students will be invited to participate in visit opportunities held between February and April 2015.

Individual Visits

You’re always welcome to visit Duke Divinity School! Individual visits are for prospective students and applicants for all programs who want to learn more about us. If you’ve already attended a visit day event or want a customized experience, the individual visit is right for you. All individual visitors will meet with a member of our Admissions team. You can opt to attend worship services, class, or meet with financial aid or field education staff.

Sign up for a campus visit

To plan a visit, please complete and submit the Duke Divinity School Campus Visit Request Form.

We look forward to welcoming you to Durham, a vibrant city located in the heart of the Research Triangle Area (along with Raleigh and Chapel Hill). Situated in central North Carolina between the mountains and beaches, Durham offers the best of city living within close proximity to suburban and rural areas. The city of Durham is home to an eclectic mix of restaurants, historical and cultural places, professional sports and recreational activities, and a thriving center for the arts. The diverse settings make it an excellent area for ministry and engagement in the community.

On the Road

Duke Divinity School admissions representatives travel to meet with prospective students at graduate school and seminary fairs, joint recruitment sessions, college campus, and denominational events across the country. Please check back on a regular basis for updates, as we add dates and locations to our calendar.






Church of the Resurrection Leadership Institute

Leawood, Kan.

McKennon Shea


CCDA National Conference

Raleigh, N.C.



Wheaton College Graduate School & Seminary Fair

Wheaton, Ill.



Valparaiso University
Seminary & Divinity School Visit Day

Valparaiso, Ind.



Birmingham-Southern College Theological Education Dinner

Birmingham, Ala.



Samford University Seminary Day

Birmingham, Ala.



Atlanta Joint Recruitment Event
RSVP for this event

Atlanta, G.A.

Paige Anderson


Morehouse College Joint Recruitment Event
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Atlanta, G.A.

Paige Anderson


University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, Ind.



AUMTS Seminary Caravan:
First UMC at the Chicago Temple

Chicago, Ill.



AUMTS Seminary Caravan:
University of Evansville

Evansville, Ind.



Mars Hill University Seminary Day

Mars Hill, N.C.



Presbyterian College Graduate School Fair

Clinton, S.C.

Brandon Holmes


AUMTS Seminary Caravan:
Western OH Conference Office

Worthington, Ohio


Hampton University Graduate and Professional School Day

Hampton, Va.



Georgetown University
Joint Recruitment Visit

Washington, D.C.



DC Joint Recruitment Event
National Press Club
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Washington, D.C.



University of Virginia
Joint Recruitment Visit

Charlottesville, Va.


University of Richmond/Richmond area
Joint Recruitment Visit

Richmond, Va.



Black Methodists for Church Renewal
SEJ Jurisdicton's 46th Annual Meeting

Durham, NC



Furman University Theological Education Day

Furman, SC



Imagine What’s NEXT

Denver, Colo.



Raleigh-Durham Joint Recruitment Event

Durham, N.C.

Paige Anderson


San Francisco Joint Recruitment Event

San Francisco, Calif.



Los Angeles Joint Recruitment Event

Los Angeles, Calif.