Welcome to the Notre Dame family.
Congratulations on your admission to the University of Notre Dame. For 175 years, we've been educating scholars who go on to make a positive impact in their communities and become a force for good in the world.
On this site, you'll find useful information and links to help you take the next steps toward being a part of the rich, vibrant, and diverse Notre Dame community as a member of the Class of 2022.
Classes begin in
Please note: dates listed below are subject to change.
|March 1, 2018||
Priority Institutional Documentation Service (IDOC)
|March 25-26, April 8-9,
April 15-16, April 22-23
Admitted Student Days
Attend one of our Admitted Student Days to meet faculty, students, and other members of the Notre Dame community. An email invitation with an opportunity to register will be sent to you. Each program date starts approximately at noon on Sunday and will end by 5:00 p.m. on Monday.
|May 1, 2018||
Candidate’s National Signing Day
To reserve your spot in the 2018 entering class, please go to confirm.nd.edu. You will be able to confirm your placement by submitting both your confirmation deposit and important parental information. The confirmation deadline is May 1, 2018.
|Early May, 2018||
First Year of Studies Initial Communication
You will receive an email from the First Year of Studies, your new collegiate home, explaining how to begin your academic journey at Notre Dame.
|May 21, 2018||
Housing Applications Available
Notre Dame requires all first-year students to reside in an on-campus residence hall. In May, first-year students will be able to access their housing application online.
|June 1-30, 2018||
Your First Year advisor will work with you to schedule your fall semester classes.
|June 4, 2018||
Housing Application Deadline
Deadline to complete and submit your housing application.
|June 8, 2018||
Housing Accommodation Request Deadline
Deadline to complete and submit medical documentation to the Sara Bea Disability Services Center to request a special housing accommodation.
|June 30, 2018||
Deadline to Complete Honor Code
The First Year of Studies will provide orientation and instructions for completing Notre Dames's Academic Code of Honor, a set of standards and responsibilities for personal academic conduct expected of each student.
|July 1, 2018||
Submit Your Final High School Transcript
Be sure to submit your final transcript of your academic record immediately following your graduation. We understand it takes some schools longer to process requests, so please submit your final transcript as soon as your school can make it available. Transcripts can be sent via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or by your guidance counselor through the Common App or Coalition Application.
|August 8, 2018||
First Tuition Payment Due
Billing statements will be sent July 13 via IRISHPAY. Deadline for payment of first billing statement will be August 8. For more information on paying tuition, housing, meals, and other student charges, visit Student Accounts.
|Aug. 15-16, 2018||
Orientation for New International Students
|Aug. 17, 2018||
Undergraduate Halls Open for Move-In
Undergraduate halls open for first-year student move-in beginning at 9:00 a.m.
|Aug. 17-20, 2018||
Orientation and advising for first-year and transfer students and their families.
|Aug. 21, 2018||
First Day of Classes
|Aug. 21, 2018||
Official Opening of the Academic Year
Mass and an all-class picnic.
|October 13-21, 2018||
|Nov. 21-25, 2018||
|Dec. 7-9, 2018||
Reading Days (no examinations)
|Dec. 10-14, 2018||
|Dec. 15, 2018||
Residence Halls Close for Winter Break
All undergraduate residence halls close at 2:00 p.m.
Join Our Class of 2022 Facebook Community
(All admitted students will receive an email invitation to join.)