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Duke University

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Amazing University

Never had been on Duke's campus before college visit for my kids. The academic reputation is incredible, which we knew going in, but to actually be there is another matter... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Never had been on Duke's campus before college visit for my kids. The academic reputation is incredible, which we knew going in, but to actually be there is another matter altogether. What an impressive place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Duke University offers two unique and beautiful campuses to see. West Campus, with its gothic architecture and awe-inspiring cathedral, tends to garner most of the attention. East Campus is also very impressive with its Georgian architecture and broad quad. Make sure to check out both campuses when you visit. The busses run frequently between them, so there's not even a... More 

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Sao Jose Dos Campos, SP
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Campus very nice, pleasant, practically in the middle of a forest. The mix of old and new constructions is very well done. The conservation of the grounds and gardens is perfect. The medical area with its hospitals impresses. If the level of medicine practiced there, is equivalent to the buildings .... should be optimal. Even in winter it was a... More 

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Lansdale, Pennsylvania, Usa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Long tour on a beautiful, sprawling campus! If you attended this school, you may never have to leave campus. Wear comfortable shoes!

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Thank Andrew M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A long time Duke basketball fan finally fulfills her dream of visiting the campus. Actually, it was for my high school senior, but I think the visit made me want to enroll! Gorgeous campus, amazing staff.

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Thank MakingOurLifeMatter
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This campus is a beautiful mix of old and new. The architecture of all buildings is impressive and there is much construction and improvement going on. Cameron Indoor Arena, home of the Duke basketball teams is a must-see building, including its Hall of Fame and Basketball Museum.

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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped for a few hours for a college visit and was completely blown away. Their information session was so informative and educational. Despite it being a cold day and a little gray, the campus was beautiful. I was extremely impressed by their new food court in West Campus. All the different places look delicious and it really turned the boring... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I cannot say enough good things about Duke University Medical Center! They are always about doing what is best for the patient whatever it takes. My brother and I have spent a lot of time there since his diagnosis of colorectal cancer on 9//23/16. We were there for his chemo and radiation therapy treatments every day (Mon. - Fri.) from... More 

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Asheville
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 16, 2017

Had doctors appt at hospital and during time visited Duke Campus. Is so beautiful, buildings and area, must see.

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Thank RessieA
New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017

We were fortunate enough to obtain tickets through a friend. Cameron Indoor Stadium is a must see for any basketball fans.

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