Duke Learning Innovation and Lifetime Education (LILE) is Duke University’s central source for teaching and learning innovation on campus and through Duke’s professional, continuing, and online education offerings. Our research-driven educational consulting and market-driven lifetime learning opportunities serve all learners, from pre-college to post-career.

We serve Duke faculty, students, staff, alumni, and our global community of lifetime learners by working to:

  • Increase teaching and learning effectiveness through a culture of data-informed and research-driven educational innovation
  • Grow the community of Duke learners by creating in-demand educational programs and services
  • Broaden access to Duke learning opportunities for all through inclusive pathways to learn for all types of learners – anywhere, at any age
  • Be a trusted partner to our people, programs, and partners