Duke - The Fuqua School of Business

Admissions Events

Open Houses

To help you experience The Duke MBA curriculum, culture, and community, we offer a variety of activities during Open Houses. Join us for an exciting day that may include:

  • Informational sessions on curriculum, academic preparation, career services, and the application process
  • Informational breakout sessions for individual MBA programs
  • Class observation
  • Lunch with current students
  • Alumni question and answer panel
  • Networking sessions with staff and faculty
  • Opportunity to speak with a representative from Health Sector Management

Interviews: You may request an interview during your Open House visit. Interviews will be offered prior to the Open House event. Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis. We will try our best to accommodate your preferred schedule. Learn more about Admissions Interviews.

View a list of upcoming Open Houses and register online to attend. You are welcome to attend a variety of our prospective student events to help you decide which of our programs is right for you.

Information Sessions

The Office of Admissions invites you and your partner/spouse to attend our Information Sessions, which are hosted across the United States and around the world. Learn more about our programs by attending an Information Session, which includes open forums with our admissions staff, Fuqua students, and alumni. Go to the main Admissions Events Calendar to view a list of upcoming Information Sessions and register online to attend.

Meet and Greets

Hosted by admissions officers, these casual events allow you to drop by for 5 minutes or an hour to get answers to your questions. These events are a great way to:

  • Learn more about the program and academic preparation
  • Receive guidance about the application process
  • Get tips on how best to prepare for your interview

View a list of upcoming Meet and Greets and register online to attend.

Informational Luncheon

These casual events allow you to learn more about our programs over lunch. Informational Lunches allow you to meet face-to-face with admissions officers, and are held in various locations locally and nationally.

View a list of upcoming Informational Luncheons within the main Admissions Events Calendar. Register online to attend.

MBA Fairs

Fairs are sponsored by organizations that focus on graduate management education. These events provide prospective applicants with the opportunity to investigate various MBA programs and speak with admissions staff, current students or alumni from each of the schools in attendance. We invite you to seek us out at these events to learn more about The Duke MBA. View a list of upcoming MBA Fairs and register online to attend.

Inclement Weather Policy

For Durham Visitors: When Duke's severe weather or emergency conditions policy is activated, Fuqua's admissions office may be closed or delayed in opening. Monitor the Duke website for alerts on closings and delays. 

If you cannot make it to campus because of severe weather, email the admissions office and provide your name, contact information, and your affected campus visit and interview schedule. We will contact you to reschedule your interview and visit.


If you must cancel or reschedule your visit or interview, please use our online scheduling system. Changes cannot be made less than 48 hours before your visit. If you have last minute changes, please call +1.919.660.7705.