Contact for New Students

The best way to receive answers to your questions is to email finaid@duke.edu.

We recently hosted a series of live Q&A sessions and have answered your questions on an frequently-updated FAQ page.

Click here to see our FAQs and a recording of our Q&A session.


Individual online appointments are available to book with our counseling staff. Appointments are 15 minutes in length. To schedule:

  • Domestic students, permanent residents, and undocumented students:  click this link to schedule a time
  • International students who have already received a financial aid offer: click this link to schedule a time
    • Note: If you are an international student and did not indicate financial aid interest at the time of your application to Duke, financial aid is not available at any point during your time at Duke. Appointments are not available to international students who did not indicate financial aid interest on their initial application for admission.

Once you have booked your appointment, please wait for an email from one of our counseling staff that will provide instructions on how to join via video or phone.