Top o’ the mornin’ to ya, laddie. Welcome to a special St. Patrick’s Day edition of College Compass Campus Profiles. When you think of Irish and colleges, you think Notre Dame. Read on about the Fightin’ Irish.
NAME: University of Notre Dame.
SCHOOLS: School of Architecture, College of Arts and Letters, Mendoza College of Business, College of Engineering, The Law School, College of Science and The Graduate School.
MEDIAN SAT SCORE: 1380–1500(excluding writing section).
MEDIAN ACT SCORE: 32–34 .
CLASS RANK: 1%-5%.
CAMPUS: the 1,250 acre campus of the University of Notre Dame includes twenty seven residence halls , two serene lakes, several large and loud athletic arenas, two gorgeous dining halls, a multitude of classroom buildings, one beautifully gothic Basilica , trees that greet each season with new colors, and, of course, our famous Golden Dome. Life at Notre Dame is lived in a world all its own.
NUMBER OF FRIENDS YOU CAN MAKE: 11,816 (8,372 undergraduates).
WHERE YOU WILL LIVE: With 250,000 residents in South Bend and the surrounding communities, the area is much more vibrant than many people realize. Downtown South Bend is less than two miles from campus and can be reached by a short bus, cab, car or bike ride. The city center offers the Morris Performing Arts Center , the College Football Hall of Fame , the Northern Indiana Center for History , and many local shops and restaurants.Students even cheer on our own minor league baseball team, the South Bend Silverhawks, especially when admission to Coveleski Stadium is only $1.