Campus Visits & Open House

Visiting the Department

Applicants are welcome and encouraged to visit the department and meet with professors to discuss your research interests with them.  One formal open house has been set up this year February 20-21, 2020.

Open House for Admitted Students

February 20-21, 2020

Thursday, February 20

11:45 am                 Arrive Physics Building
                                Meet Katherine Siler, Graduate Program Coordinator in the Lobby

12:30 -1:30pm       Catered Lunch with Professor Stephen Teitsworth, Director of Graduate Studies
                                Room 298 Physics Building

1:30 - 2:00 pm        Meet with J. Alan Kendrick, Graduate School, Rm 298 Physics Building

2:00 – 5:30 pm     Meet with Individual Faculty Members and Visit Labs

6:00 – 6:30pm    Arrive 21C, Main Gallery, Downtown Durham

6:30 – 8:30pm     Chair’s Reception Dinner with Faculty and Current Graduate Students

                              Talk TBD

Friday, February 21

8:30 am                 Take Hotel Shuttle to Physics Building, 120 Science Drive

8:45 am                  Arrive Physics Building
                                Continental Breakfast
                                Room 298, Physics Building

9:00 am                 Professor Steffen Bass
                                Chair, Department of Physics

9:30 – 10:00 am    Faculty Presentation TBD

10:00 - 11:30 am     Meet with Faculty Members

11:30 am                  Meet in the Physics Building Lobby

12:00 – 1:30 pm     Q & A with graduate students
                                 Lunch will be served
                                 XXX Brodhead Center
                                 Duke West Campus

1:30 – 3:00 pm      Meetings with Faculty and Visit Labs

3:00 – 5:00 pm    *Optional Meetings with Faculty and Students