There are many ways for students to connect with their classmates, as well as numerous opportunities to engage with the Duke and Durham communities. The activities and positions below represent involvement from our current students. While this list is not exhaustive, it will give you an idea of the rich opportunities students have while attending Duke DPT.
Student government: President, Vice President, Treasurer, Secretary
Extra-DPT Class Representatives: GPSC Representative, Med School Representative
Intra-DPT Class Representatives: Intramural Representative: Webmaster and Technology Representative, Blood Drive Coordinator, Class Historian, Philanthropy Chair, Community Service Chair
Committees: Admissions, DPT 5K, Social, Outreach, and Fundraising Committees
Community service and volunteer opportunities
See Duke’s list of volunteer opportunities in the area.
Intramural sports include soccer, basketball, volleyball, flag football, softball, racquetball, and ultimate Frisbee.
DPT Students participate in intramural basketball
Duke Groups is one-stop shopping for students interested in getting involved in Duke-sponsored student organizations and causes. Among the extra-curricular options are: Gay-Straight Alliance, Prayer Group, Carolina Hurricanes, Duke Club Hockey, Carolina Railhawks, American Dance Festival/Dance Medicine, Journal Club, Global Health Trips