International Student Resource Page

On Campus Resources


Daily Needs


Off Campus

Furniture and Fixtures ​

  • DukeList​
  • Thrift stores ( ex. Restore, TROSA, Plato’s Closet​, etc.)
  • Target & Walmart​

Grocery Stores​

  • Harris Teeter, Food Lion, Trader Joe’s, Whole Foods​
  • Bridges Connection (different email channel)​
  • GPSG Pantry​
  • Latin stores: La Superior​
  • Asian stores: Li Ming, Spice Bazaar, Patel Brothers (Cary), Al Taiba, etc.


Students with Children

Health & Safety


Finding a Doctor or Dentist

Basic Medication Brands and Stores​

  • Stores: CVS and Walgreens​
  • Medication Brands: Benadryl (allergies), Advil (anti-inflammatory), Tylenol (covid), etc.​

Wellness & Mental Health


  • For emergencies, dial 911
  • Duke Police: dial 919-684-2444 for US numbers. Dial 919-684-2444 for international numbers.
  • To report sexual harassment, discrimination, or other inappropriate behavior, click here.

In Durham

Outside Durham

  • Opportunities through clubs like NicNats, etc.​
  • Amtrak ​
  • Buses ​(see “Travel” tab)
  • Flights ​
  • Duke Vans
  • Duke shuttles between universities​

Travel Abroad & Re-entry