LEGACY PROGRAM A Duquesne education is a tradition in many families. It is always wonderful to see generations of Duquesne alumni participating in events. The Duquesne University Alumni Association sponsors several opportunities for Legacy families: Alumni Association Endowed Scholarships To help alumni pass on this legacy to their children and grandchildren, the Alumni Association and many generous donors have established two endowed scholarship programs—one is need-based and the other merit-based. Applications are available online beginning January 1 of each year with a submission deadline date of June 1. Freshman Legacy Breakfast A breakfast offered every move-in week for Legacy students and their families.