Duquesne Students

Duquesne... Best Value, Right Fit, Great Choice

Take the next step toward becoming part of a university renowned for providing a top-quality academic experience at a cost that provides students and their families with a top value. 99% of freshmen get some type of financial assistance. You are automatically considered for scholarships when you apply.

A Top Choice - Students Want to be Here!
Duquesne was a top choice for more than 95% of our freshmen. Our freshman-to-sophomore retention rate and graduation rates are much higher than the national average for private and public universities - this means students want to be here and they are successful.

Enroll in a University with High Rankings, Student Satisfaction and Success
Duquesne's programs have won praise for innovation and continued high quality including accolades as a "best value," "first-tier university," "top 100 undergraduate school" and "Most Popular." 

A Great School at a Great Price
Duquesne is rated as a best value university by U.S. News, Money Magazine and Forbes. These rankings consider key factors such as our quality of teaching, the career success of our graduates, our four-year graduation rate and our students' lower levels of debt.

Find Your Crowd, Get Involved!
You'll learn with students from all cultural, socioeconomic and religious backgrounds from nearly every state and more than 80 countries. There are more than 250 student organizations so you can get involved in student government, intramural sports or the many free or reduced fee activities available to you.

Live, Study and Make Friends for Life
Duquesne's living learning centers are our version of residence halls - only much more than a place to study, hang out and get some sleep. It's the epicenter of your personal experience on campus, the place where you'll grow into your own and find new friends for life.

Study Abroad
Choose from more than 35 study abroad locations including our Italian Campus in Rome and Duquesne in Dublin program. Opportunities include short month-long programs starting in May, spring breakaway trips as well as semester-long programs around the world.

Prepare to Succeed
Students appreciate that employers and graduate schools know about the caliber of Duquesne students. At Duquesne, you'll get access to the resources that will help you find career success: develop professional and job search skills, and get connected to internships. When you graduate, you'll join an alumni network of 96,000 well-connected professionals.

Questions?  Contact admissions at admissions@duq.edu or 412.396.6222!