Duquesne University was founded in 1878 by a group of Catholic missionaries also known as the Spiritans. From humble beginnings as a school for the children of Pittsburgh's poor immigrants, Duquesne today is an educational and economic powerhouse comprising nine schools of study that serves nearly 10,000 students.
Duquesne has nine schools offering degree programs at the baccalaureate, professional, masters and doctoral levels. Students attain a first-rate education, building close relationships with professors and participating in exciting research projects and internships.
The Duquesne difference in research is that each faculty member is expected to be a great teacher as well as an outstanding scholar. But, driven by their commitment to add to the world’s collective knowledge, much of Duquesne’s research is intended to have impact in communities near the University as well as around the world, like:
Whether just beginning college or approaching graduation, the Career Services Center can help you explore majors and careers, seek internships and develop professional and job search skills. The center is also here to help you prepare for future success either in assisting with your job search or by pursuing advanced degrees.
The Division of Student Life provides a full range of services, which are intended to help you thrive in the classroom, out of the classroom and post-graduation. These resources are available to help students reach personal goals, build relationships, stay healthy and succeed.
Conference guests can enjoy a comfortable, affordable stay in one of our air-conditioned residence halls. Restrooms are shared on the floor by members of the same gender. Housing is available for conference guests from the middle of May through the end of July.
Gumberg Library provides information resources, educational opportunities and individualized services embodying Duquesne University’s Spiritan identity and commitment to academic excellence. Gumberg Library is an essential contributor to successful teaching, learning, and scholarship at Duquesne University.
Duquesne University has adopted a standard security policy that requires all devices to use WPA2 Enterprise encryption, in order to gain access Duquesne University's Wifi, DuqNet. We enforce using WPA2 Enterprise encryption to maintain the security of our network so that your connection, data, and transactions are secure and protected.
The Health Service provides students with:
Duquesne University is situated in the heart of Pittsburgh, a vibrant and safe city that has been recognized world-wide for its livability, welcoming atmosphere and professional opportunity
Campus, offers breathtaking views of Pittsburgh and its three rivers, is a short walk from downtown and only 30 minutes from Pittsburgh International Airport.Learn more about our exciting and friendly city:
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