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Shaw University - Durham

Welcome to Shaw University-Durham!

Shaw University-Durham is conveniently located in the newly renovated American Tobacco Campus facility, just across the street from the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, and adjacent to the Durham Performing Arts Center (DPAC). 

Students at the Shaw-Durham campus enjoy access to numerous restaurants, music and cultural festivals, sports, and theatre productions. Durham, located in the Research Triangle Park, is a hub for medical research, and home to the Durham Bulls minor league baseball team.  

Shaw University has served the educational needs of working adult learners in Durham since 1986. The Shaw-Durham campus has dedicated on-site staff to assist you with all of your questions regarding admissions, advising, financial aid, career services, internships, and academic support services. Shaw-Durham offers busy adults a combination of classroom, video teleconferencing (VTC), and online classes, so that you have a choice in course options that work best for your schedule, preferences, and learning style.

The Shaw University-Durham campus features 5,250 square feet of flexible academic space for teaching, learning, and collaboration, including nine classrooms, a computer lab, a Learning Resource Center, and a student/faculty lounge.

Majors Offered

  • Business Administration - Concentration in Management
  • Education
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Religion and Philosophy
  • Social Work
  • Sociology
  • Sociology - Concentration in Criminal Justice

Contact Us

Please contact your Campus Coordinator to schedule a personal appointment, visit a class or attend an information session.

Gerald I. Jarrett, J.D.
Campus Coordinator
406 Blackwell Street, Suite B020, Durham, NC 27701
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Phone: 919-719-1503 
Email: durham@shawu.edu