First Year Parents

First Year Parents Schedule

Friday, August 18, 2017


Move In

Arrive Like a Champion Today as our Welcome Teams greet you and your guests, assist you in the move-in process, and help introduce you to your new residence hall community. Enjoy Our Lady's famous "spirit of hospitality" as we welcome you to the Notre Dame family!

Location: Undergraduate Residence Halls


Campus Ministry Hot Dog Tent

Campus Ministry Hot Dog Tent

Location: South Quad


What if I'm Not Catholic?

What if I'm Not Catholic? Hosted by Campus Ministry. 



Official University Welcome

Attendence is required for this event. 

Location: Purcell Pavilion, Joyce Center


Welcome Cookout

Students and families will be assigned a meal time based on their First Year Advisor Session time. 

Location: Football Stadium

Saturday, August 19, 2017


Wellness Run/Walk and Yoga

Wellness Run/Walk and Yoga. 

Location: South Quad Tent


Parent's Program

Parents Program sessions are open to all parents and guardians. Coffee and Light refreshments available at 8:30 AM. 


1) 9:00 - 9:30 AM - Financial Aid 

2) 9:45 - 10:15 AM - Notre Dame International 

3) 10:30 - 11:15 AM - Career Center 

4) 11:30 AM - Tom Burish, Provost 

5) 12:15 PM - Lunch Distribution and Info Tables 




Location: Compton Family Ice Arena


Rector and Hall Staff Rector Welcome

Rector and Staff Welcome in the undergraduate residence halls. 

Location: Residence Halls


Multicultural Reception

Students and Parents are invited to attend the Multicultural Reception in the DeBartolo Performing Arts Center. 

Location: DeBartolo Performing Arts Center

Sunday, August 20, 2017


First Year Mass

All New Students and family members are invited to attend the University's First Year Mass. 

Location: Purcell Pavilion, Joyce Center