Do you have big plans this summer? Can we interest you in an archeological dig, a trip to Ireland or Rome, or a course in entrepreneurship? Those are just a few of the possibilities when you apply to our Pre-College summer programs. Notre Dame offers five on campus or study abroad experiences to qualified rising high school juniors and seniors.
Merry Christmas from the Office of Undergraduate Admissions!
’Tis the season to deck the residence halls—but that’s just one ND holiday tradition. Before heading home for the semester break, students took part in all manner of Christmas festivities. They included the celebration of Las Posadas…
Six thousand and twenty students applied for consideration under the University’s Restricted Early Action program. Early applications were up 10 percent over last year.
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, or FAFSA, is available early this year. As of October, for the 2017-18 academic year, the FAFSA, usually not available until January, will use income information from two years prior to the academic year instead of the previous year. This means that prospective students and their families can fill out the FAFSA early using the income information they currently have available.
The University of Notre Dame is proud to announce the launch of the Latino Studies Scholars Program (LSSP), a merit-based scholarship and accompanying curriculum for undergraduate students designed to attract and shape leaders working to support and empower Latino communities.
Do you have questions about Notre Dame?
You and your family are invited to join us for an ND on the Road information session near you. Presented by Notre Dame admissions staff, our sessions include information on academics, community, and spiritual life at the University of Notre Dame, as well as insights into the admissions and financial aid processes. Alumni and parents of current students will also be in attendance to share what Notre Dame means to them
This August, 2,048 first-year students arrived on campus. Marked by their academic achievements and dedication to service, the Class of 2020 brings a variety of talents and academic interests to Notre Dame.
"If you can act Shakespeare, you can act anything." Scott Jackson, Executive Director of Shakespeare at Notre Dame, once said this to Guillermo Alonso ’15, and Alonso took it to heart.
“I've really hung on to those words, and Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival has helped me develop my craft as an actor, as well as nurture my love for classical work,” says Alonso, who graduated with a degree in Film, Television, and Theatre.
Notre Dame is proud to announce the enrollment of 11 undergraduate Stamps Scholars in the Class of 2020. This cohort of Stamps Scholars marks an expansion of the partnership between Notre Dame and the Stamps Family Charitable Foundation, which began in 2013, with the admission of five Scholars each year since. The prestigious scholarship awards have now doubled to allow twice as many students per year to benefit from this generous support.…
A commencement ball, DomerFest 2.0, and a trip to Chicago’s Wrigley Field—this is how Notre Dame seniors celebrate the week after finals and the week before graduation. Before they say their goodbyes to the friends they’ve made and the campus they love, seniors will enjoy a week-long last hurrah.
Notre Dame has admitted 1,610 Early Action Applicants to the Class of 2020. 5,321 students were reviewed under the University’s Restricted Early Action program. Early Applications were up 21% over last year.
ACT announced this week that scoring of the ACT Writing Test is taking longer than anticipated due to the introduction of an enhanced design. ACT is working hard to resolve this backlog, but the possibility remains that score results for tests taken on October 24, 2015, may not be available until mid-December.
This fall approximately 2,015 members of Notre Dame’s newest class will be arriving on campus. They were selected from a record pool of 18,157 applicants. Academically, the median incoming first-year student is in the top one percent of the nation in either high school performance and/or on national testing and have exceptional records of leadership and service.
Notre Dame International at the University of Notre Dame will launch four new short-term study abroad programs for summer 2015: South Africa for Student-Athletes, Summer Greece, China Summer Language Program and Global Gateway seminars for rising freshmen.
As of March 28, 2015, the University of Notre Dame has admitted 3,577 students out of a total pool of 18,156 applicants. These admitted students attend 2,036 high schools across the globe. In addition, another 800 are expected to remain active on the waitlist. The University expects to enroll a first-year class of 2,010 students.…
Rev. Theodore M. Hesburgh, C.S.C., president of the University of Notre Dame from 1952 to 1987, a priest of the Congregation of Holy Cross, and one of the nation’s most influential figures in higher education, the Catholic Church, and national and international affairs, died at 11:30 p.m. Thursday (Feb. 26) at Holy Cross House adjacent to the University. He was 97.…
[From article originally published in Notre Dame Magazine, Autumn 2014, written by Kerry Temple]
My task is easy. Turn on the recorder, set it on the table and cue Don Bishop ’77 by posing occasional questions. He talks; I eat. As I finish my salad, I notice that Don’s sandwich is still untouched. It is past 1 in the afternoon. I have known Don since he was a young Notre Dame admissions counselor in the late 1970s, but I still feel bad he hasn’t taken a bite.…