Get your freshman year at Duke off to an amazing start!

Take a look at the official Beach Weekend 2018 flier.
Sign up here!

Beach Weekend is a time to…

  • Reflect on & discuss your first two weeks of college.
  • Get together in a relaxed atmosphere with Duke Catholic upperclassmen for helpful advice about academics & college life.
  • Meet fun, active people who share your faith and values.
  • Socialize, swim, or play in the waves & sand.
  • Explore your maturing faith & how it will play a role in coming years.
Come join us! Find out for yourself what makes us one of Duke’s most vibrant and welcoming communities.


September 7-9, 2018

Salter Path, NC in the Outer Banks

Free for all students!  The trip includes two nights lodging, transportation, meals, snacks, activities and full access to all facilities.

Beds and mattresses are provided by Trinity Retreat Center.  Plan to bring your own pillow, sheets, blanket or sleeping bag.

Meet at the Duke Catholic Center at 4:30PM sharp on Friday, September 7th for a light dinner, followed by a 6:00PM departure for the beach!  Return Sunday around 3PM.

Feel free to email the retreat’s student leaders if you have any questions or concerns: Elizabeth Bartusiak ’21 and Joshua Chin ’21.

Check out the official flier for more details on how Beach Weekend can transform your first-year experience!

You can sign up in five minutes right here!