2010 University of Notre Dame transfer

Common App

No (download the application material here.)

Transfer Deadline

Apr. 15 (F), Nov. 1(Sp)

Essay Questions
Common Apps
  • Please briefly elaborate on one of your extracurricular activities or work experiences in the space below (150 words or fewer, 1000 character maximum). 
  • Please provide a statement (250 words minimum) that addresses your reasons for transferring and the objectives you hope to achieve.
  • Include any additional information that you would like to provide regarding special circumstances, additional qualifications, etc. (1000 characters)
  • Not yet available till Jan. 15, 2011, we'll keep you updated.

  • SAT I or ACT: required
  • SAT II: 3
  • Recommendation letter(s): 1
  • Minimum credits
  • Others
    • currently full-time (enrolled in at least 12 credit hours) degree-seeking candidates to complete the transfer application.
    • Due to enrollment limitations, Notre Dame does not accept transfer applications for the Mendoza College of Business or the School of Architecture.
  • Documents
1. A completed application,.
2. An official college transcript sent to the Admissions Office directly from each college attended. 
3. Course descriptions for each course taken. Please do not send course catalogs. Science and Engineering applicants are required to send a copy of the course syllabus from each course. The College of Arts and Letters also strongly encourages students to send syllabi in addition to course descriptions.
4. A completed Personal Record Form completed by the student’s academic advisor or dean from the most recent college attended.
5. An official final high school transcript. (Although we retain First Year files for two years, if you applied to Notre Dame as a freshman, you still must send a final transcript.)
6. Official SAT or ACT score report(s). We will accept scores listed on an official high school transcript.
7. Official Advanced Placement examination results must be submitted to be considered for transfer credit. A copy of an AP student report form will suffice.
8. The Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), which must be taken if the student’s native language is not English. The TOEFL is not required if a student has an SAT Critical Reading score of 600 or higher.
9. A $65 nonrefundable application fee.
10. One letter of recommendation from a professor or teaching assistant at your current institution is recommended. 
Contact Info
  • Address
Transfer Admissions Committee
Office of Undergraduate Admissions
University of Notre Dame
220 Main Building
Notre Dame IN 46556-5602