Thank you for signing up for a visit to the University of Notre Dame.
We look forward to seeing you on campus!

Notre Dame is on Eastern Time. Please note that if you are traveling from the Chicago area, we are one hour ahead of the Central Time Zone.

Arriving to campus

Directions to Notre Dame

Campus Map

Parking on campus

Visitor Parking is located on the southern edge of campus in the C1 parking lot.

Please visit the campus map and click on the dropdown bar labeled "Locations" in the upper left hand corner and scroll down to locate the "C1" lot on the map. The C1 lot is located south of the Notre Dame Stadium and Joyce Center.

Information for Your Visit

As an admitted student, we can provide the following:

  • Complimentary meal tickets for you and your guests for use in South Dining Hall
  • A list of classes available for you to attend
  • A guest pass to access the recreational facilities during your visit

These items are available in Room 220, Main Building (Golden Dome)

Appointment with an Admissions Counselor

If you scheduled an appointment with an admissions counselor, we will schedule you for the date and time you requested. Check-in for your appointment is Room 220, Main Building (Golden Dome). Appointments are scheduled for 30 minutes.

Campus Tour

Admitted student tours depart from Room 220 Main Building (Golden Dome) at 11:15 a.m. and 3:15 p.m. Tours last approximately 1.5 hours.

Day and/or Overnight Hosts

Your request is guaranteed.

If you requested a day and/or overnight host, you will receive the name of your student host no later than 3 days prior to your visit by email. It will be your responsibility to contact the student host to discuss your travel plans, your approximate arrival time on campus, make arrangements where to meet, and plan your visit.

Admitted Student Open House

If you registered for an open house, detailed information is below.

The open house will introduce you to members of the Notre Dame community, including representatives from student services. Please follow the itinerary provided for the date you are attending:

April 7-8, 2016

April 14-15, 2016

April 21-22, 2016

For the Thursday evening receptions in Jordan Hall of Science, parking is available in the Library Lot (east of the Hesburgh Library) or the Joyce Center Lot.  Refer to the campus map for details.

Parking for the Friday daytime events will be available in the C1 lot on the southern edge of campus. Refer to the campus map for details.

Appointments with the Financial Aid Office

If you scheduled an appointment with the Office of Financial Aid, they will send you information directly. You may contact their office at 574-631-6436 or

Dining Options on or near Campus

South Dining Hall and North Dining Hall (when operational)

Other dining options on campus

Eddy Street Commons at Notre Dame

Other Useful Information

ND Mobile App

Notre Dame Football Stadium Tours

If you would like to reschedule or cancel any portion of your visit, please click here.

For specific questions or requests, please feel free to contact Annette Edwards at