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University of Notre Dame Admissions

Notre Dame admissions is very selective with an acceptance rate of 18%. Students that get into Notre Dame have an average SAT score between 1400-1550 or an average ACT score of 33-35.

Admissions Statistics

Acceptance Rate
18%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate
Total Applicants
20,371
SAT Range
1400-1550
SAT Reading
690-760
SAT Math
710-790
Students Submitting SAT
40%
ACT Range
33-35
ACT English
ACT Math
ACT Writing
Students Submitting ACT
60%

Admissions Deadlines

Application Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Early Action Deadline
Offers Early Decision
Offers Early Action
Application Fee
$75
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
    Considered but not 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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