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Notre Dame looks for a diversity of students, ranging in religious, racial, educational and socioeconomic backgrounds. We welcome undergraduates and graduates, adult and high school dual enrollment students, residents of Ohio and residents of other states and countries and those with interests ranging from academics to athletics to campus clubs and more.

Admissions Checklist

Our ordered Admissions Checklist can help you keep the process rolling along smoothly. Notre Dame has rolling admission for fall and spring semester: Apply anytime, and we'll get back to you quickly. Financial aid is always available.

Admissions Resources

If you are admitted, enrolled or still considering whether to attend Notre Dame, explore these resources especially for admitted students. Connect with an admissions counselor, check out our advising center, take a sneak peek at orientation sessions and discover the Notre Dame difference.

Adult Undergraduates

Notre Dame offers flexible scheduling for adult students completing a degree, going back to school or looking for continuing education and professional development. We have day, evening and weekend classes. Personalized services include course credit transfer programs and payment plans, too.

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Don't worry, it's a simple online application. We just personalize your experience from the start. Because no matter your past, your present or your future academic aspirations, every student at—and considering—Notre Dame is the most important.

College Credit Plus

Some high school students can take Notre Dame classes—on campus or online—for dual credit. College-level courses also may be available at the high school. First, just do your homework on what was formerly called the dual enrollment program for high school students. Then sign up, and get a head start on college credits!

Financial Information

At Notre Dame, 98 percent of our traditional students receive need-based aid, and 90 percent receive non-need-based financial assistance. We do everything we can to help qualified students from all backgrounds have the opportunity to afford—and earn—a college degree.

International Students

Our students represent more than 40 states and 23 countries and fosters close connections with faculty and fellow students. Notre Dame is the best of both worlds: small community and vibrant campus, US education and global learning.

President's Welcome

We are such a close-knit community, even our College president wants to get to know you personally. President Thomas G. Kruczek is a parent and a professor, too, so he welcomes you to discover the Notre Dame difference.

Transfer Students

Fair and generous policies on academic transfer credit, dual admission programs with other colleges and rolling admissions so you can apply for any semester. Learn how to make your previous education work for you at our institution.


If you are looking for the undergraduate college of your choice or want to transfer, let us introduce you to the Notre Dame difference. If you've already found your fit as a Falcon and we'll help you finish your application, find financial aid and pick out a program.

Veterans & ROTC

We welcome those who have served, are serving or want to serve our country as a member of the armed forces. And we'll do everything we can to help make the admissions process easy and your education affordable.

Visit Us

Sign up now for a personal campus visit or consider joining other prospective students and their families for on upcoming open house or visit day event. You are always welcome!


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