University of Notre Dame is a top 20 national research university located in South Bend, Indiana that offers more than 70 degree programs ranging from International Economics to Neuroscience and Behavior. All incoming students enter the first-year program, where they receive close support from a full-time professional academic advisor who will prepare them for their intended major.
Notre Dame offers a world-class academic experience with opportunities for student research, creative pursuits, and projects that go beyond the classroom. Education at Notre Dame has always been linked to community service. 85% of students are active in service through Notre Dame’s Center for Social Concerns. Over 80% of students participate in internships or independent research before they graduate.
Our students are also active in more than 400 student clubs and organizations, support the University’s Division I athletic teams at sporting events, and enjoy the scenic campus and its surrounding community.
Fun fact: Founded in 1845, the Band of the Fighting Irish is the oldest college marching band in continual existence and has more than 380 members.