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Winter Break 2022 Resources

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Whether you’re staying on campus / in Durham over the winter break or headed elsewhere, remember there are still resources available to you, wherever you are.

What’s Open

On-campus service hours may be limited or modified throughout the break.

  • Be sure to check out Duke Dining‘s “What’s Open?” page for daily hours for each dining location on campus.
  • Student Health‘s offices will close at Friday, December 17 at 12:00pm and reopen Tuesday, January 3 at 8:00am. All students will continue to have access to triage nurses while the physical office is closed by calling 919-681-9355.
  • Counseling & Psychological Services (CAPS) modified hours are as follows:
    • December 10-22: 8:00am – 5:00pm; Walk-in/Call-in 9:00am – 4:00pm
    • December 23-January 2: CLOSED. You can still call 919-660-1000 while CAPS is closed if you have an urgent concern about yourself or a student.
  • Rec & P.E. will have modified facility hours and closures over the course of winter break.
  • Perkins, Bostock, and Lilly libraries will begin modified hours on Monday, December 19, and will be closed from Friday, December 23-Monday, January 2. Be sure to check the full hours page for modified hours in specific library spaces throughout the break:

Things To Do

You can always check the Duke Event Calendar and Discover Durham for ways to engage with the community in December. Here are some of our recommendations:

Well-being Strategies