Campus Access Advisories

Flowers Drive Closures Through January 2021

November 30, 2020

The crosswalk installations will close Flowers Drive to through traffic between the Chapel Drive traffic circle and Trent Drive periodically from November 30th  to December 18th.  Access to the lower level Allen Building parking lot and the entrance to Duke Employee Occupational Health and Wellness will remain open.

During the January repaving project, access to the Duke Health COVID testing tent near Flowers Drive will be unaffected.

This project is expected to run until January 15, 2021.

Allen Building Parking Lot Closure To February 2021

November 30, 2020

The upper Allen parking lot will reopen Tuesday, January 5th, with access through the lower Allen parking lot and up the drive closest to Allen Building.  Work will be ongoing at the north end of the lot and is projected to be complete in early February.

Trinty Quad Improvements - East Campus - through April 2021

October 8, 2020

The open area between Blackwell, Trinity, Randolph, Bell Tower, Southgate and Gilbert-Addoms is being developed as a Quad with improved connecting paths, plaza and landscaping.  Work will start late October 2020 with completion scheduled for the end of April 2021.  Some paths will be blocked off during this time but access to all the buildings will remain available.

Face Coverings Are Required on the East Campus and Al Buehler Trails

August 18, 2020

Given the difficulty of maintaining distance on popular running/walking trails on Duke’s campus, face coverings are now required for use of the East Campus Trail and the Al Buehler Trail. Also, while Duke’s facilities are generally open to the public, private groups such as fitness clubs are not allowed to use Duke’s campus without prior approval.

Blue Devil Face Mask

Facing Coverings Now Required On Duke Transit

June 1, 2020

Face coverings are now required on Duke Transit services and at Duke Transit bus stops.

Classroom Building - Elevator Out of Service until January 2021

May 7, 2020

The elevator in Classroom Building on East Campus is out of service for replacement.  It is expected to be back in service by the end of January 2021.

Alternate Access during Graduate Admissions Closure

Graduate Studies Construction Access into early 2021

January 22, 2020

The Graduate Admissions building will be closed for renovation into early 2021.  Access to the Financial Aid office at the rear (south) of the GA building will be via the indicated path.

Hanes Hall Steam Line Replacement
Hanes Hall closed parking area and emergency exit route

Hanes Hall Steam Line Replacement - Suspended - New ETA Pending

November 11, 2019

A portion of the Hanes Hall parking lot will be closed during steam line replacement though the work has been suspended for the Covid-19 lockdown.  An updated timeframe will be posted once it is determined when work can be restarted.

Emergency egress will be maintained via the route indicated in green on the plan.

Access via the main entrance of Hanes Hall (on the east side of the building on Trent Drive) will not be impacted by this work.