Duke University EMS currently maintains a roster of approximately 30 EMTs. All new members go through a rigorous training program designed to prepare our members to provide effective medical care and EMS operations. Duke University EMS provides event medicine services at all Duke Football and Basketball games.


Application Process

Membership is obtained through a bi-annual competitive process. After submitting an application, prospective members will be scheduled for an interview, during which time they can expect to run two scenarios. Based on performance in the scenarios, as well as responses to a series of interview questions, the crew chiefs will make an acceptance decision regarding each applicant.

The application to join Duke University EMS for the Fall 2019 Semester is now open and can be accessed here: Fall 2019 Duke University EMS Application. The application will close on Sunday, September 8th at 23:59. Completed applications should be sent to the Personnel Officer at duemspersonnel@duke.edu.