Celebrating the past, present, and future

ʿⱦapp is celebrating 60 years of impact from its opening September 5, 1961 until today.

Over six decades, the College has grown exponentially in footprint, academic offerings, regional impact, and student body. Opening with just 34 students, Durham now serves nearly 18,000 students a year in more than 100 credit and non-credit programs.

As we celebrate this milestone anniversary, we invite you to explore our 60 for 60 campaign, find 60th anniversary events, and view photos of ʿⱦapp through the years.

Ribbon cutting for Ingram Center dedication


60 for 60

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black and white photo of ʿⱦappnical Institute which is now Building 1


Gallery

ʿⱦapp throughout the years.

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Historical photo of third president Dr. Phail Wynn talking with a student


ʿⱦapp History

Learn about the history of ʿⱦapp.

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artistic photo of a graduating student


2020-21 Annual Report

Read about what the College achieved.

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A group of scholarship recipients with a ʿⱦapp Foundation donor


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