Duquesne University Welcomes Class of 2023

What: More than 1,300 incoming freshmen will arrive on the Bluff on Tuesday for move-in and orientation. This year's freshman class is one of the most diverse in University history.

Move-in kicks off Duquesne's award-winning, student-run orientation program, which will focus on the theme Begin. Build. Become. Classes begin on Monday, Aug. 26.   

When: Tuesday, Aug. 20, from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.  

Where: Duquesne University, 600 Forbes Ave., Pittsburgh.  

Information: Media are invited to cover this event, but are asked to call Emily Stock in the Office of Marketing and Communications at 412.277.9273 to RSVP and arrange parking.

Duquesne University

Founded in 1878, Duquesne is consistently ranked among the nation's top Catholic universities for its award-winning faculty and tradition of academic excellence. Duquesne, a campus of nearly 9,500 graduate and undergraduate students, has been nationally recognized for its academic programs, community service and commitment to sustainability. Follow Duquesne University on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.