Before you arrive in the fall, there are a few things that we need you to take care of first.  This section is designed to highlight the things important for new students to pay attention to as you begin to prepare for your move to Durham, North Carolina, Orientation and the start of the program.

Be sure to read the summer ePacks carefully. The ePacks will provide specific deadlines and additional information for when these summer checklist items should occur.

  1. Access your Duke Email
  2. Get your NetID and password
  3. Secure housing arrangements
  4. Confirm student health insurance
  5. Identify transportation options 
  6. Submit immunization forms
  7. Submit final undergraduate transcript
  8. Submit completion of prerequisite requirements
  9. Study for the calculus and statistics diagnostic exams
  10. Submit your photo for your DukeCard/ID
  11. Submit your photo for NSOE class picture
  12. Resolve any outstanding financial aid issues/pay your Bursar bill
  13. Complete the Orientation Event Registration Form
  14. Request a Locker
  15. Request/Contact your Mentor (students must opt-in to the Mentor/Mentor Program)
  16. Contact your POD leader 
  17. Meet your classmates; join the 2019 new students Facebook group
  18. Review assistantship positions (if applicable)

>> View more information at the Before You Arrive page