Join us for DUQ Days!

Learn more about Duquesne University

  • Take a tour of our beautiful, park-like campus. Don't forget to scope out the best outdoor study spots and the Instagrammable skyline view!
  • Visit academic buildings—the classrooms and labs where you'll receive an education that's everything you need and more than you imagined.
  • Pick a "Classes without Quizzes" session for a sample classroom experience:
    • Business:  Bull or Bear: Understanding the Stock Market in 15 Minutes or Less
    • Communications: Public Advocacy in a Technological Age
    • Computer Science:  An Intro to Computer Programming
    • English: Shakespeare's Alternate Realities
    • Media: An Intro to the role sound plays in Digital Media & the Human Experience
    • Psychology: Medicine and Magic: How Youth on the Autism Spectrum are Changing the World

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DUQ Day Activities

Sample Itinerary from July 31

8:30 a.m. Check-in begins at UPMC Cooper Fieldhouse
9:00 a.m. Welcome & Breakfast
9:30 a.m. Depart for Academic Sessions
9:30 - 11:15 a.m. Explore Academics and Classes without Quizes

  • Business, Education, Health Sciences, Liberal Arts, Music, Natural Sciences, Nursing, PharmacyClasses without Quizzes
  • Business: Bull or Bear: Understanding the Stock Market in 15 Minutes or Less
  • Communications: Public Advocacy in a Technological Age
  • Computer Science: An Intro to Computer Programming
  • Media: An Intro to the role sound plays in Digital Media & the Human Experience
  • Psychology: Medicine and Magic: How Youth on the Autism Spectrum are Changing the World

11:15 - 1:00 p.m. Lunch & Representatives Fair

  • Enjoy lunch In Hogan Dining Hall!
    • Dining representatives will be available to answer questions
  • Meet with representatives from across the Duquesne community
  • Tours
    • Self-guided campus tour
    • Residence hall tours
    • Recreation Services
    • Gumberg Library

12:30 - 1:15 p.m. Student Life and Planning for College Presentations

  • Admissions and Financial Aid presentations
  • Planning for Graduate School
  • Classes without Quizzes
    • Health Sciences - COVID-19: Current Trends and Roadmap to Pandemic Resilience
    • Education - Understanding Special Education

Upcoming DUQ Days

September 17 – DUQ Days: Fall Open House

You can also register for an information session.

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