About Notre Dame College

For almost a century, Notre Dame College has educated a diverse population in the liberal arts for personal, professional and global responsibility. 

Today, the College offers bachelor’s degrees in 30 disciplines plus a variety of master's degrees, certification programs and continuing and professional development programs for adult learners on campus and online. Notre Dame offers more than 20 NCAA Division II intercollegiate athletic programs for men and women and is located in a picturesque residential neighborhood just 25 minutes from the heart of Cleveland.

Hallmarks of the Notre Dame experience include stimulating academics, personalized attention of dedicated faculty and staff and small class sizes.

History & Mission

Founded by the Sisters of Notre Dame in 1922, the College has grown strategically to keep pace with the rapidly changing needs of students and the dramatic changes in higher education. But it has never lost sight of its emphasis on teaching students not only how to make a good living but also how to live a good life.

Visitor Information

Notre Dame is located just outside of Cleveland, Ohio, on 48 wooded acres. Discover our small College and vibrant campus. We offer personal tours of the campus and residence halls by appointment, as well as with groups on visit days and open houses. A small liberal arts college, we value the low student-faculty ratio that fosters a warm personal atmosphere and the individual attention that contributes to success. To find out more about the College schedule a tour and browse through our website.

Offices and Administration

The offices and administration of Notre Dame provide leadership and services in support of the College's teaching, research and outreach activities. Here's a list at your fingertips.

Accreditation & Assessment

Notre Dame is a leader among higher ed institutions. Review all the agencies that agree—and approve.

News & Media

Read the latest news features, magazine articles and media releases about the College. Browse through event updates, and connect with our communications team.

Community Resources

Whether you live in our campus neighborhood, the city of South Euclid or the Cleveland-metro area, you are a member of the extended Notre Dame family. And our community relations team is ready and more than willing to answer your questions, listen to your concerns and consider your suggestions.


Join us for academic lectures, music and theatre performances, community events and much more on campus. Stay in touch with what's happening here—and with the latest on alumni and giving.
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