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

Duke Discernment Days

  • January 20th, 2015
  • February 19th, 2015 - Women in Ministry Discernment Day
  • February 26th, 2015
  • March 31st, 2015 - Students of Color Discernment Day

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, attendance in a class, community worship, panel discussions, opportunities to meet with 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 one of two visit opportunities in either mid-March or mid-April. Final dates will be announced soon.

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, when available and/or in session.

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 for Spring 2015!