As a first-year student, you're allowed to bring a vehicle to campus, however, other modes of transportation are available and may be preferable:
If you decide to bring a vehicle to Duke, you'll need to purchase the appropriate permit. Before you do so, please note:
Before you purchase an annual permit, note:
If you have a Duke NetID and password, you may purchase a permit online. Your receipt will include a temporary, printable pass (PDF) to use until your permit arrives.
Permit sales for 2023-2024 first-year students begin June 7 at My Parking Account. We encourage you to purchase your permit by July 28 so that you will receive it prior to arriving on campus.