Important Dates


For the class entering August 2020

  • April 26, 2019: CASPA application will be available
  • Oct. 1, 2019: Deadline for the CASPA application
  • Nov. 1, 2019: Duke supplemental application deadline

Admissions Contact Information

Inquiries regarding admission prerequisites or application process:

Admission Office
Physician Assistant Program
DUMC 104780
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC 27710
Telephone 919.668.4710
Fax 919.681.9666

CASPA (Central Application Service for Physician Assistants)
Telephone 617.612.2080

Questions regarding financial aid should be directed to:

Office of Financial Aid
Box 3067
Duke University Medical Center
Durham, NC 27710
Telephone 919.684.6649

For more information on the physician assistant profession, contact:

American Academy of Physician Assistants
950 N. Washington Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
Telephone 703.836.2272

Physician Assistant Education Association
655 K Street NW, Suite 700
Washington, DC 20001-2385
Telephone 703.584.5538

For more information about Duke University Medical Center and Health System and its educational programs, visit the Duke University School of Medicine. 

Campus Safety and Security

The Annual Security Report and Annual Fire Safety Report include institutional policies concerning campus safety and security, as well as statistics for the previous three years concerning reported crimes that occurred on Duke University property and on public property adjacent to campus and fires that have occurred in residence halls. A copy of this Report can be obtained by contacting the Duke Police Department at (919) 684-4602 or writing to 502 Oregon Street, Durham, NC  27708 or by accessing: