**COVID-19 Update: Our resources have been adjusted during this time. Check our list of resources below for more information.**
The Graduate and Professional Student Council provides resources for students and student groups to support our fellow graduate and professional students. Additional resources provided by Duke University can be found here.
Surveillance Testing – Fall 2020
Watch this brief video covering the logistics for surveillance testing for COVID-19 this fall.
Fall 2020 Return to Campus Student Forum – FAQ & Zoom Recording
Watch a brief video series covering the testing, travel, and contact tracing/symptom monitoring policies for fall reopening.
To further address our student’s questions and concerns regarding the return to campus, the GPSC Executive members held a student forum on Tuesday 8/11. The FAQ’a regarding return to campus can be found here along with the Zoom recording.
Community Pantry – MODIFIED SERVICES
GPSC’s community pantry is open to all graduate and professional students and is located at the GPSC House (306 Alexander Ave), stocked with nonperishable foods, childcare items, school supplies, and gently used professional clothing. A valid graduate or professional Duke student ID is required for entry.
Emergency Travel Fund – available
The GPSC Emergency Travel Fund provides students with partial reimbursement for medical emergency or bereavement related travel.
Lawyer Assistance Program – available virtually!
The GPSC Lawyer Assistance Program provides students with legal counseling, risk reduction, and mitigation of legal issues.
Rent the GSPC House – SUSPENDED
Need a place to host your event? The GPSC House is a space that Duke Graduate and Professional student groups can use for events and meetings. The house has a living area, kitchen, conference room, meeting rooms, and an outdoor yard.
Funding for Student Groups – SUSPENDED
The Duke Graduate and Professional Student Council encourages students to form groups around social, academic and cultural similarities. To support these groups, the GPSC allocates a large portion of its budget to funding events and materials for these groups.
More Resources: GPSC Resource Directory
The GPSC has compiled a directory of external Duke and Durham resources for graduate and professional students.