This site provides the Duke community with important updates related to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Duke University’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic is focused on the safety of our health care providers, our staff, our faculty and students and the public we serve. The primary goals are to protect public health, support patient care and clinical staff at Duke Health, and continue the institution’s vital missions of education and research.
You can find specific information, including responses to frequently asked questions, on the sites below:
May 29, 2020Dear Colleagues, As we continue to prepare for the 2020-21 academic year—a year that will be unlike any other in Duke’s history—I want to
May 29, 2020
May 29, 2020Dear Faculty Colleagues, We are writing to update you on the university’s plans for the upcoming academic year – a year that will be unlike
May 29, 2020
May 29, 2020Dear Duke Students and Families, As we continue to prepare for the 2020-21 academic year—a year that will be unlike any other in Duke’s history—I
May 27, 2020
May 27, 2020Sarah P. Duke Gardens will not reopen in June and will remain closed until further notice. Read the announcement on their website. Please see their resources
May 22, 2020
May 22, 2020As North Carolina and Durham continue to revise restrictions for public and business activity and Duke gradually reopens clinical facilities and research laboratories, we expect the majority of university staff will continue to work remotely through the month of June.
- Keep Learning
- Keep Teaching
- Keep Working
- Research-related Updates
- How to Protect You and Your Family from COVID-19 (DukeHealth.org)
- The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)
- The World Health Organization has information, documents and situation reports related to 2019 novel coronavirus.
- The World Health Organization (W.H.O.) provides a brief overview of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus in this video.
- The Duke Kunshan University website
- Information about the seasonal flu for the Duke community