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Duke University

Durham, NC 4-Year Private http://www.duke.edu/

About Duke University

Duke University is a 4-year private school located in Durham, NC. It is a suburb college that enrolls 6,682 undergraduate students. Admissions is most selective as the Duke University acceptance rate is 9%.

College Location

103 Allen Bldg Durham, NC 27708

Campus Setting: Suburb

Duke University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Jan 3, 2020

Transfer Applications are Due

Mar 14, 2020

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Duke University is Jan 3, 2020. There are 0 days left to apply.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications is unknown. There are 0 days left to apply.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Duke University ACT Scores


ACT Range

33 - 35

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

35 and Above


33 to 35


33 and Less


ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Duke University is 34. Students with an ACT score of 35 and above have a good chance of getting into Duke University . Students with an ACT score that falls between 33 and 35 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 33 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Duke University SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

1480 - 1600


Math SAT Range

740 - 800


Reading SAT Range

710 - 770

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1600 and Above


1480 to 1600


1480 and Less


SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Duke University students is 34. Applicants with SAT scores of 35 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Duke University , while applicants with SAT scores between 33 to 35 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 33 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Duke University .

Duke University Tuition & Fees

The annual list price to attend Duke University on a full time basis for in state students is $49,241. This fee is comprised of $47,650 for tuition, None room and board, $1,434 for books and supplies and $2,051 for other fees. Out of state tuition for Duke University is $49,241, the same as NC residents.

Tuition & Fees


In State


Cost Breakdown
In State
State Tuition

Student Life

Wondering what life at Duke University is like? There are approximately 10,532 students enrolled at Duke University , including 6,682 undergraduate students and 3,850 graduate students. 100% percent of students attend school full-time, 94% percent are from NC and 6% percent of students are from other states.


Full Time


Part Time


In State



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Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Jan 3
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