Duke University Summer Session

Summer Session 2014

Maximize your summer, broaden your college experience, and join with more than 1,100 Duke undergraduates and 400 visiting students to experience the 2014 Duke Summer Session.

Take advantage of the relaxed summer atmosphere to explore the vibrant academics offered by a premier research university.  Select a traditional 6-week term to focus upon one or two classes.  Or immerse yourself in a single course in a 4-week intensive term.  And don’t forget to sample the richness of Durham, North Carolina, and environs.  Investigate the incredible local food scene.  Enjoy Durham Bulls’ ballgames, American Dance Festival performances, and free Friday evening downtown concerts.  Sneak away for a weekend at the Carolina coast or the mountains – or both.  Or just relax and unwind any day in the Sarah P. Duke Gardens, located in the center of campus.

Explore…focus…immerse.  Duke Summer Session welcomes –

Enroll in Summer Session 2014 and join us for an unforgettable summer.

The City as Art - The Art and Literature of Six Cities in Six Weeks

    • The City as Art - English 390S-7-01
Enroll in English 390S-7-01, Summer Session Term 1. For the first time in human history, the majority of the world s population lives in a city. The World Health Organization projects that by 2050 seven out of ten people will live in cities or megacities across the globe. For…
REGISTER:  Registration in ACES for Duke students is now open.  We also welcome applications from visiting students.
BROWSE COURSES:  See Duke's Public Schedule for undergraduate courses, complete with class meeting times and instructor information. Change the term to 2014 Summer Term 1 or Term 2 when looking for classes. 

Term 1 2014

  • Traditional (May 14 - June 26)
  • Intensive (May 14 - June 7)

Term 2 2014

  • Traditional (June 30 - August 10)
  • Intensive (June 30 - July 24)