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Is Duke University a safe campus?

Is Duke University a safe campus?

Duke University reported 506 safety-related incidents involving students while on campus in 2019. Of the 3,990 colleges and universities that reported crime and safety data, 3,863 of them reported fewer incidents than this. Based on a student body of 16,606 that works out to about 30.47 reports per thousand students.

Are visitors allowed at Duke University?

Guidelines for All Campus Visitors Duke still has limited facilities and activities for visitors, but our campus will continue to open up over the summer and into the fall.

Is Duke University on campus?

Duke University is a private research university in Durham, North Carolina. The campus spans over 8,600 acres (3,500 hectares) on three contiguous sub-campuses in Durham, and a marine lab in Beaufort.

Is Duke University an open campus?

While the campus is now open to visitors who adhere to the University visitor policies, all on-campus recruitment activities hosted by Undergraduate Admissions, including information sessions, tours, and open houses, have been canceled through summer of 2021 due to our facilities being under construction and currently …

Are there security officers at Duke University Hospital?

Police and security officers at Duke University Hospital provide around-the-clock security and respond to calls for assistance from staff, faculty, students, patients and visitors. In addition to responding to emergency requests, services include:

Is there a police department at Duke University?

The Duke University Campus Police Department provides 24-hour police and security services to Duke’s academic campus and hospital. We are guardians of a community of world class students, educators, researchers and healthcare providers.

How to report a crime at Duke University?

The Duke Police offers a way to report incidents online, including thefts, vandalism suspicious activity and inappropriate behaviors. But, if a crime is in progress or if you have an emergency to report, always dial 911. Report an incident online.

How to check for lost and found at Duke University?

Check the DUPD lost and found. Fingerprinting services are provided by Duke police for students, staff and faculty who require security clearance for certain campus areas or background checks to obtain medical and law board licenses. Learn more about DUPD’s fingerprinting services.