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Countdown to Duquesne

Congratulations again on your admission and welcome to the Duquesne Family!  The Countdown to Duquesne website is designed to be a helpful resource as you prepare to begin your graduate studies.  We'll guide you through all the logistics so you can hit the ground running when classes begin.  We will also help introduce you to the many resources and amenities that await you, both at Duquesne and the city of Pittsburgh.  This site will be updated regularly throughout the spring and summer, so be sure to check back often!


Program Orientation and Communication
Your program will be in regular contact as the start of the semester approaches. Please be on the lookout for communications regarding orientation and other pre-program activities. Each orientation program is unique, offering an introduction to your course of study, program resources and an opportunity to begin to build relationships with your faculty, staff and classmates.
Follow the links below to get started!

Next Steps Checklist

This page will serve as a handy reference point or 'to-do' list to get you prepared for the start of classes.  Everything from submitting your admissions deposit to finding housing - this page covers it all!

Get Connected!

As a student to Duquesne, you will have access to a superior network of professors, classmates, students in other disciplines as well as the Duquesne alumni network. This page will help you begin to connect with the Duquesne community and introduce you to organizations and events you can look forward to being a part of, during your time at Duquesne and beyond.

Discover Duquesne

Get to know the many resources, services and amenities available to you here at Duquesne.  Our location also provides amazing access to cultural and recreational activities in downtown Pittsburgh.  And there is always a great place to eat nearby.  This page will introduce you to both the Duquesne campus and the city of Pittsburgh.

If we can help with any questions as you prepare to make the transition to Duquesne, don't hesitate to contact us at:  gradadmmissions@duq.edu or 412.396.2569