First-Year Students

  • Welcome

    Welcome Class of 2018!

  • First-Year Advisory Counselors (FACs)

    First-Year Advisory Counselors (FACs)

  • Culture Clash

    Culture Clash

  • Jump

    JEWISH FIRST-YEAR ADVISORY MENTOR PROGRAM

    Be a part of a JFAM-ily!  You will be welcomed to campus by an Jewish student mentor and invited to join the fun.

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  • DukeReach

    DukeReach

    DukeReach directs faculty, staff, parents and others to the resources available to help a student in need. Managed by the Dean of Students Office, services participating in DukeReach come from across campus.

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Have You Heard?

Apr 02, 2014

During last week’s Greek Ally Week, Blue Devils United hosted a student panel about being both Greek and LGBTQ on Duke’s campus.  The next day’s Chronicle article incorrectly identified one of the African-American panelists as “queer,” which made her uncomfortable.  “What is ‘queer’ supposed to mean?” she asked me later.  The term is vague, politicized, and simultaneously lacking