Using Duke University Archives Resources
- What was the cost of tuition at Duke University in a particular year?
- What were the sizes of the undergraduate colleges, graduate and professional schools, and the faculty during a particular year?
- How do I find a dissertation, thesis, or honors paper by a Duke University student? COMING SOON!
- Where can I find Duke University basketball or football films?
- How can I access materials held by the Duke University Archives?
General Duke University History
- Where can I find a short history of Duke University?
- Who have been Duke University's presidents?
- What is Duke University's relationship to the Methodist Church?
- How can I learn more about the Duke family?
- Tell me about the Duke University Wedgwood Plates.
- Why is the yearbook called "The Chanticleer"?
- Where can I find Duke University's original constitution?
- Who are Duke University campus buildings named for?
- What are Duke University's school colors?
- Why is Duke University's mascot a Blue Devil?
- Where did the stone for West Campus come from?
- Why is there a graveyard on Duke's West Campus?
- How much did the campus cost?
- Is it true that the 1942 Rose Bowl was played in Durham?
Firsts and Other Milestones
- When did Duke University desegregate?
- When did Duke University admit women? COMING SOON!
- Who was the first African-American to speak on campus?
- What was the first West Campus building to be used?
- Who has served as Duke's student government president?
- Who has served as editor of The Chronicle?
- Who has received an honorary degree from Duke University?
- Who has received the University Medal for Distinguished Meritorious Service?
- Who has received the Duke Alumni Association's Distinguished Alumni Award?
- Who has given the address at the annual Convocation for New Graduate and Professional School Students?