Notre Dame is on a 1,250-acre campus in a suburban setting in Notre Dame, Indiana. Notre Dame has many clubs, organizations, and activities for students to participate in – band, chorus, theater groups, a campus newspaper, a radio station and more.
Notre Dame does not have fraternities or sororities.
Notre Dame has a thriving marching band. In fact, more students participate in marching band than any other on-campus activity.
Other popular student organizations at Notre Dame include Circle K, Finance Club, Notre Dame/St. Marys Right to Life
Notre Dame students' favorite campus events are Home Football Weekends, Bookstore Basketball Tournament and Junior Parents Weekend.
Notre Dame offers housing. Students are required to live on campus through freshman year. First year students are guaranteed on-campus housing.
The majority of Notre Dame students live on campus. In 2021, 73% of undergrads at Notre Dame lived in some kind of on-campus housing and 27% of students lived off-campus or commuted to Notre Dame. In the 2020-21 school year, 6,415 students chose to live in campus housing. On the weekends, about 95% students stay on-campus. First year students are not allowed to park a car on campus.Notre Dame does not offer coed housing or housing for students with disabilities.
College is like a home away from home. Whether you're walking to class or coming back from late-night studying (or partying!), it's important to feel safe on campus.
University of Notre Dame is patroled 24 hours a day by trained security. The Notre Dame campus has emergency telephones or alarms for students to use anytime of day or night. The school also has student security patrols.
Notre Dame offers late-night transportation or safety escorts for students. Campus housing is secure and dorms can only be accessed with secure key cards.
Visiting colleges is one of the best ways to get a sense of the campus and student body. If you'd like to visit to Notre Dame, take Interstate 80 to Notre Dame, IN. If you need to fly, book your flight to South Bend International airport.
Want to visit but can't make the trip? Explore Notre Dame's campus without leaving home by taking a virtual campus tour
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