International House (IHouse)

International House (IHouse)



About us

Our Mission is to provide educational programs, services and advocacy to Duke global community on campus as well as outreach to the greater Durham area.  We offer extensive cross-cultural information and training to enhance the mission of the university.

International House is located at 300 Alexander Ave. on Duke's Central Campus. Our office hours are Monday - Friday, 8:30am - 5pm. You can drop by anytime during these hours, and an advisor will be available to assist you.



Dear Duke Students, Scholars and Spouses:

Students and scholars continue to receive telephone calls or email requesting money.  Please note that no legitimate official of the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS), Custom and Board Protection (USCBP), Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) or Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will ask for your information or demand payments or any type by telephone or email.

The following webpages provide information regarding current scams: 

If you receive a call or email, gather as much information as possible and contact Duke Visa Services . We will determine if the email or phone call is legitimate and assist you. 


IHouse staff drives to the Durham Social Security Office at 10am on Wednesdays.  Please meet at International House (300 Alexander Ave.) by 9:45 am if you want to drive with us in our van.  

Please note, we will offer additional trips to the Social Security Administration Office at the beginning of the fall and spring semesters.  Contact IHouse for specific dates and times of additional trips.