Frequently asked questions about living at Notre Dame College
Can I choose who I will live with?
The Office of Residence Life makes every effort to give students their preferences marked on their housing application.
When will I know my room assignment?
Each year the priority date for incoming housing assignments is June 1st. Incoming students submitting the Housing Application by June 1st will find out their assignment no later than June 15th.
How long are the beds? What size sheets do I need?
The beds are extra-long twin mattresses. You will need to bring extra-long twin sheets. This can be found in the preparing for college section at your local department store.
Can I decorate my room?
Yes. This is your home for the academic year; make it your own with pictures, posters, TVs, stereos, bed spreads etc. Please do not have decorations that will cause permanent damage to the room. Have fun with it! Please note that the only adhesive allowed in the residence halls is blue painters tape. All other adhesive will cause damage in the residence halls and is strictly prohibited.
Where can I do my laundry?
All residence halls are equipped with laundry facilities that are free of charge for students in campus housing.
Where will I get my mail?
Students have mailboxes available to them in the campus mail room. Mailboxes are generally assigned during the first week of classes, and mail keys can be picked up in the mailroom located on the ground level of the Administration Building.
Do I need a parking pass for my car?
As of right now there are no parking passes for any of the lots on campus, however, specific lots do not allow for overnight parking. Please refer to the posted signs in parking lots.
What furniture comes in my room?
Each room is furnished with a bed, dresser, desk, and desk chair for each resident in the room. All furniture needs to remain in the room during the entire academic year.