Parents & Families

Parent Communications

Parent Newsletter

The monthly DukeParents Newsletter features important upcoming deadlines, as well as fun and interesting news and notes from across the campus.

For your convenience, we have included all available past issues below:


February 2015 |  December 2014/January 2015 |  October 2014 | September 2014 | August 2014 | July 2014 First-Year Parents Letter | Commencement 2014 | April 2014 | March 2014 |  February 2014 |  January 2014  

Social Media

The official Facebook and Twitter pages for the Office of Parent & Family Programs are now live!

We invite you to visit these pages regularly and interact with us. Through these pages we hope to keep you up to date on all the many excitings news and developments across the Duke universe.

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Parent and Family Blog

Click the link below to read posts written by Duke parents, Duke students, and other members of the Duke community as they tell personal and engaging stories of their Duke experiences. Read about moving to Duke, eating at the dining hall, staying safe on campus, navigating life transitions, and so much more.

If you would like to share your experience in a blog post, email Clay Adams at

Follow Parent and Family blog entries here.