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Notre Dame College

South Euclid, OH 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate79%

Notre Dame College Admissions

It is moderately difficult to get into Notre Dame College. Notre Dame College admitted 79% of all applicants in 2022. Out of 3,116 applications received in 2023, 2,447 students were offered admission.

Check in with Notre Dame College's admissions department for any important information, including application fees.

Students who submit their applications to Notre Dame College for fall should hear back from Notre Dame College by October 1.

Notre Dame College Admissions Stats at a Glance

The following is an overiew of some of Notre Dame College's admissions stats.

Notre Dame College 2023 Admissions Statistics
Admissions Test Policy Not optional
Waitlist No

Notre Dame College Application Deadlines

These are the application deadlines for Notre Dame College.

Application Type Offered Application Deadline Notification Deadline
Early Decision I No
Early Decision II
Early Action No

Considering Applying Early to Notre Dame College?

Notre Dame College does not offer early decision or early action.

➡️ See a list of some competetive colleges that accept significantly more applicants during early decision or early action than during regular admission.

More on Notre Dame College Admissions

Is Notre Dame College Hard To Get Into?

Getting into Notre Dame College is moderately difficult. Notre Dame College evaluates applicants carefully based on multiple criteria to decide who to admit, and who to deny.

In 2022, Notre Dame College accepted 79% of all applicants, about 2,447 from 3,116 applicants.

Schools that are moderately difficult to get into, like Notre Dame College, accept fewer than 85% of all applicants. At least 75% of all admitted students have GPAs in the top 50% of their high school class and scored over 1010 on the SAT or over 18 on the ACT.

Transferring to Notre Dame College

Transfer student admissions is moderately difficult.

For Students Waitlisted to Notre Dame College

Notre Dame College has not reported data for waitlisted and admitted students.

What Does Notre Dame College Look For in an Applicant?

Colleges consider a range of factors when deciding who to admit for their next incoming class. Each college determines which factors are they consider most important in the admissions process. When assembling your list of schools to apply to, you may want to consider your strengths and any possible weaknesses in your application, and choose schools that prioritize the admissions factors where you shine.

Admissions Factors at Notre Dame College

What does Notre Dame College consider during the admissions process? Take a look at the list below to see which factors are most important during the admissions process.

Admissions Factor Level
Academic GPA Very Important
Rigor of Secondary School Record Important
Character/Personal Qualities Considered
Class Rank Considered
Application Essay Considered
Interview Considered
Recommendation(s) Considered
Standardized Test Scores Considered
Talent/Ability Considered
Volunteer Work Considered

Make sure to check with Notre Dame College for more information on admission factors.

Notre Dame College Application Requirements

To apply to Notre Dame College, all applicants must submit the following items. Check in with Notre Dame College's admissions department to confirm all application materials and requirements.

Area Required Recommended Required for Some Details (If Any)
Transcript(S) of College Record
Statement of Good Standing From Prior Institution(S)
Minimum High School GPA (On 4.0 Scale) 2.02.5
Written Essay or Personal Statement
Transcript of High School Record

GPA and Testing

What GPA Do I Need To Get Into Notre Dame College?

Notre Dame College has not provided an information about GPAs of accepted students. Any questions regarding applicant expectations should be addressed directly with the school.

About GPAs

Your high school grade point average (GPA) is a number that reflects your high school academic performance. A weighted GPA or an unweighted GPA are the two possible GPA scores considered by colleges.

An unweighted GPA is an average of your scores from each class on a four-point scale. Unweighted GPAs range from 4.0 to under 1.0. A weighted GPA considers your average grade and the difficulty of your classes. A weighted GPA boosts your average by adding extra points for honors or Advanced Placement courses.

Standardized Test Scores

Notre Dame College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.

More Information on Transferring to Notre Dame College

For transfer students, it is moderately difficult to get admitted to Notre Dame College. Transfer applications are processed on a on a rolling basis as they are received.Applicants should hear back by February 6.

Transfer students can enroll in Notre Dame College during the following terms:

• Fall Term

• Winter Term

• Spring Term

• Winter Term

• Summer Term

Notre Dame College Admissions FAQs

Can I defer my acceptance to Notre Dame College?

✅ Yes, admitted students can defer their admission to Notre Dame College.

Does Notre Dame College accept transfer credits?

✅ Notre Dame College accepts eligible transfer credits from accredited institutions. Notre Dame College accepts:

• CLEP subject tests • DSST/DANTES

Does Notre Dame College accept Advanced Placement (AP) or International Baccalaureate (IB) credits?

❌ Notre Dame College does not accept International Baccalaureate credits.

Do I have to submit test scores to Notre Dame College?

✅ Notre Dame College is not test optional.

What is Notre Dame College's acceptance rate?

✅ Notre Dame College's acceptance rate is 79%.

What is the early decision acceptance rate at Notre Dame College?

❌ Notre Dame College does not offer early decision.

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Notre Dame College Admissions Requirements

Admission Difficulty

Somewhat Selective


How hard is it to get into Notre Dame College? Notre Dame College is a somewhat selective institution. The Notre Dame College acceptance rate is 79%. This means that the institution accepts 78 out of every 100 applicants.


Notre Dame College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Notre Dame College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Notre Dame College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Notre Dame College SAT Scores


Composite SAT Range

Not available


Math SAT Range

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Reading SAT Range

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Notre Dame College GPA

Avg. High School GPA (non-weighted)

Not available

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