Admissions Overview (Closed)

Eligibility Requirements

Admissions into Duke Summer College Online is competitive and selective.  We take each component of our application into account when reviewing applicants.  We look for students who have a commitment to service, strong extracurricular experience, and a history of academic excellence.  Students who are currently in grades 10 – 12 are encouraged to apply.

English Proficiency

If English is not your first language, you must submit scores from one of the following English language exams:

  • Internet-based TOEFL (100 minimum)
  • IELTS (7.0 minimum)
  • Duke University’s EIS exam 

Interested in Duke’s EIS exam?  Learn more here.

Key Dates

January 11, 2018 Applications Open
June 1, 2018 Application Deadline 
July 2 – August 12, 2018 Online Course


Selection Process

We review applications on a rolling basis.  Your application will not be reviewed until you have submitted all of your supplementary materials (see Application Directions for more information).  It is your responsibility to ensure that your application is complete.  Applicants typically receive an admission decision within three weeks of submitting a complete application.