UPDATE: The PA program admissions team anticipates that all admissions activities for 2020 will move forward as planned. We will post any updates or modifications to our admissions cycle dates on this website and our social media channels.

Thanks so much
The Admission Team, Duke PA Program

Important Dates


The 2020 cycle openend April 25, 2020


Admissions Contact Information

Inquiries regarding admission prerequisites or application process:

Admission Office
Physician Assistant Program
DUMC 104780
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC 27710
Telephone 919.668.4710
Fax 919.681.9666
E-mail: paadmission@mc.duke.edu

CASPA (Central Application Service for Physician Assistants)
Telephone 617.612.2080
Email: apply@caspaonline.org

Questions regarding financial aid should be directed to:

Office of Financial Aid
Box 3067
Duke University School of Medicine
Durham, NC 27710
Telephone 919.684.6649
E-mail: Financial_Aid@mc.duke.edu

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

Visit the Duke University School of Medicine website for more information about educational training opportunities, and visit Duke Health's corporate website to learn more about the health system.

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:  https://police.duke.edu/news-stats/clery.