Pre-College Programs

Pre-College Programs for High School Students

Notre Dame High School Precollege

The Office of Pre-College programs offers exceptional students the opportunity to experience life as a Notre Dame student, from participating in seminars taught by professors and living in a residence hall on campus, to touring Rome and Ireland through our study abroad options. As a pre-college participant, you'll walk away with a taste of the college experience, as well as a peek into Notre Dame's unique approach to the life of the mind, heart, and spirit. Visit the Office of Pre-College Programs for more information on programs, application requirements, deadlines, and tuition.

Office of Pre-College Programs


NDignite Connection for Grades 7-10*

Ndignite Connection Students

Want to discover your gifts and talents, examine your beliefs, and learn about what it's like to attend a highly selective university? NDignite Connection, a free online enrichment program offered by Notre Dame's Office of Outreach and Engagement Recruitment (OER), is geared toward high-ability students with the potential to attend selective colleges and universities. Visit NDignite Connection for more information about program topics, applications requirements, and deadlines.

*Students apply to the NDignite Connection program in grades 6 or 7.

NDignite Connection