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University of Notre Dame Admissions

Notre Dame admissions is very selective with an acceptance rate of 19%. Students that get into Notre Dame have an average SAT score between 1350-1540 or an average ACT score of 32-35.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
19%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
19,505
SAT Range
1350-1540
SAT Reading
670-760
SAT Math
680-780
Students Submitting SAT
36%
ACT Range
32-35
ACT English
ACT Math
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
64%

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Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Offers Early Action
Application Fee
$75
Application Website
Accepts Common App
Yes
Accepts Coalition App
Yes

Admissions Requirements

What Really Matters When Applying
  • High School GPA
    Recommended
  • High School Rank
    Recommended
  • High School Transcript
    Required
  • College Prep Courses
    Recommended
  • SAT/ACT
    Required
  • Recommendations
    Required
Poll
81%
of students say the admissions process made them feel like the school cared about them as an applicant.36 responses
Poll
81%
of students feel the admissions process evaluated them individually as a real person, not just a set of numbers.36 responses
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