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 online, on the road, or on campus in Durham, North Carolina. Learn more about options for connecting with us.

Online

Duke Divinity School will participate in CareerEco's Seminary & Theological Grad School Virtual Fair on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014. Admissions representatives will be available to chat live throughout the day. The virtual fair is an excellent opportunity to explore our programs and connect with representatives before visiting campus or for those who are unable to visit. To learn more and to register at no cost, visit CareerEco’s event page.

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.

Group Visit Days

Duke Discernment Days

  • Sept. 18, 2014
  • 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.

Students of Color Visit Day
Sept. 23, 2014
The Office of Black Church Studies and Office of Admissions will host Students of Color Visit Day in conjunction with the Gardner C. Taylor Lecture Series.

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.

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.

Date

Event

 

Representative

9/17/14

Bennett College
Greensboro College

Greensboro, N.C.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

9/18/14

Wofford College Seminary Fair

 

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

9/23/14

New York Joint Recruitment Event
RSVP for this event

New York, N.Y.

Paige Anderson
panderson@div.duke.edu

9/24-9/26/14

Church of the Resurrection Leadership Institute

Leawood, Kan.

McKennon Shea
admissions@div.duke.edu

9/24-9/26/14

CCDA National Conference

Raleigh, N.C.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

9/30/14

Wheaton College Graduate School & Seminary Fair

Wheaton, Ill.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

10/1/14

Valparaiso University
Seminary & Divinity School Visit Day

Valparaiso, Ind.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

9/30/14

Birmingham-Southern College Theological Education Dinner

Birmingham, Ala.

TBD

10/1/14

Samford University Seminary Day

Birmingham, Ala.

TBD

10/2/14

University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, Ind.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

10/20/14

AUMTS Seminary Caravan:
First UMC at the Chicago Temple

Chicago, Ill.

TBD

10/21/14

AUMTS Seminary Caravan:
University of Evansville

Evansville, Ind.

TBD

10/21/14

Mars Hill University Seminary Day

Mars Hill, N.C.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

10/22/14

AUMTS Seminary Caravan:
Western OH Conference Office

Worthington, Ohio

TBD

10/23/14

Hampton University Graduate and Professional School Day

Hampton, Va.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

10/27/14

Georgetown University
Joint Recruitment Visit

Washington, D.C.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

10/27/14

DC Joint Recruitment Event
National Press Club
RSVP for this event

Washington, D.C.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

10/29/14

University of Virginia
Joint Recruitment Visit

Charlottesville, Va.Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

10/29/14

University of Richmond/Richmond area
Joint Recruitment Visit

Richmond, Va.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

10/30-11/1/14

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

Durham, NC

TBD

11/4/14

Furman University Theological Education Day

Furman, SC

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

11/7-11/9/14

Imagine What’s NEXT

Denver, Colo.

Team

11/12/14

Raleigh-Durham Joint Recruitment Event

Durham, N.C.

Paige Anderson
panderson@div.duke.edu

11/17/14

San Francisco Joint Recruitment Event

San Francisco, Calif.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu

11/19/14

Los Angeles Joint Recruitment Event

Los Angeles, Calif.

Ebony Grisom
egrisom@div.duke.edu