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Campus Visits

Personal interviews are not required during the admissions process.  However, we do encourage applicants to visit the school.

Information Sessions

The best way to visit is to attend one of our Information Sessions. Each session features admissions and financial aid presentations, a current student panel, and student-guided tours of the Law School. Info Sessions book up, so be sure to RSVP to attend!

  • September 9 from 5:30 - 7:00 pm
  • November 19 from 5:30 - 7:00 pm
  • January 15 from 5:30 - 7:00 pm
  • February 16 from 5:30 - 7:00 pm

Tours and class visits are encouraged during the academic year. If you are unable to attend one of our Information Sessions, student-guided tours are offered Monday, Wednesday, and Friday at noon. Please view the academic calendar to ensure that we are in session during your visit. Schedule your visit online now!

Routes to Duquesne

Duquesne University is easily accessible by airplane, automobile, bus or railroad. The campus is a 10-minute walk from the downtown Greyhound/Trailways bus terminal and Amtrak rail station. Air travelers will arrive at Pittsburgh International Airport, located 30 minutes west of downtown and accessible by bus, cab, limousine or rental car.

For those traveling by car, major interstate and state routes lead to Duquesne from all directions. The main north-south highway, Interstate 79, connects to downtown through both the northern and southwestern suburbs via Interstate 279 (Parkway North and West), while Interstate 376 (Parkway East) leads to and from downtown from Interstate 76 (Pennsylvania Turnpike).

The Law School is located at the center of the University campus and the physical address is:

900 Locust Street
Pittburgh, PA 15219

Get to Know Our Campus

Campus Map

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Parking Guide

Visitors coming to Duquesne University should park at Forbes Avenue garage unless other arrangements have been made.

Visitor parking is available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. You may access the garage from Forbes Avenue, between Chatham Street and Magee Street.

The University does not guarantee that visitor parking will always be available.

Parking Rates

Monday through Friday, 5 a.m. to 5 p.m.

  • 0 - 1 hours $4.00
  • 1 - 2 hours $7.00
  • 2 - 4 hours $9.00
  • Over 4 hours w/out valid ID $20.00

Saturday or Sunday and evenings, 5 p.m. to 5 a.m.

  • $6.00 for the day or night

Sunday Rate:

  • Parking is free and unrestricted on Sundays. However, the University reserves the right to restrict parking during special events and other University activities.

Several hotels are within walking distance of or a short drive from the Duquesne's campus.

  • Hotels with an asterisk offer preferred rates for Duquesne visitors, including conference attendees, prospective students, families of current students, or alumni attending special campus events.
  • Rates are based on availability and may not always be offered. Please contact the hotels to learn the current rates.
  • Employees can review Duquesne's current hotel partners and rates in DORI.

Nearby Hotels
Nearby Hotels
Airport Area

Marriott City Center (Pittsburgh)*
112 Washington Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
5 minute walk to campus

Cambria Suites Downtown Pittsburgh @ CONSOL Energy Center
1320 Centre Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
5 minute walk to campus

Omni William Penn (Pittsburgh)*
530 William Penn Place
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
10 minute walk

Fairmont Pittsburgh
510 Market Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
10 minute walk

Double Tree by Hilton Hotel & Suites Pittsburgh Downtown*
One Bigelow Square
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
412.281.5800 or 800.222.8733
15 minute walk

The Westin Convention Center (Pittsburgh)
1000 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
15 minute walk

Courtyard by Marriott*
945 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222
800.321.2211 or 412.434.5551
20 minute walk

Holiday Inn Express South Side (Pittsburgh)*
20 South Tenth Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15203
1.800.HOLIDAY or 412.488.1130
1/2 mile drive, free shuttle bus

Sheraton Station Square (Pittsburgh)
7 Station Square Drive
Pittsburgh, PA 15219
Short drive

Quality Inn University Center (Oakland)*

Hilton Garden Inn Pittsburgh University Place (Oakland)*

Courtyard Pittsburgh Airport

Hyatt Place Pittsburgh Airport*

Pittsburgh Airport Marriott*

Double Tree by Hilton Pittsburgh Green Tree*