Returning Student Deadlines and Requirements

For All Students Intending to Return to Notre Dame

April 15: Deadline for completed returning student application for Fall Semester. Applicants will be notified of the committee’s decision between June 1 and ​August 1.

November 1: Deadline for completed returning student application for Spring Semester. Applicants will be notified of the committee’s decision between December 15 and January 15. Visit the Office of Admissions to review instructions and complete the Returning Student Application.

For Students who also Require University Counseling Center (UCC) Clearance

April 24: Deadline for completed UCC returning student materials if applying for Fall Semester
November 12: ​Deadline for completed UCC returning student materials if applying for Spring Semester

At-home provider must be a licensed Mental Health Professional. The UCC will be able to make a recommendation to the committee ONLY after receiving all required materials. The committee makes the final decision regarding any undergraduate student’s readiness to return. Visit the University Counseling Center to review instructions and complete the Returning Student Questionnaire, Treatment Provider Questionnaire, and the two Releases of Information.

*Please follow-up with your provider and Notre Dame to make sure all required paperwork is received by these deadlines.

For Students who also Require University Health Services (UHS) Clearance

April 24: Deadline for completed UHS returning student materials if applying for Fall Semester
November 20: ​Deadline for completed UHS returning student materials if applying Spring Semester

UHS will be able to make a recommendation to the committee ONLY after receiving all required materials. The committee makes the final decision regarding any undergraduate student’s readiness to return. Visit University Health Services to review instructions and complete the Returning Student Questionnaire, Treatment Provider Questionnaire, and the two Releases of Information.

*Please follow-up with your provider and Notre Dame to make sure all required paperwork is received by the deadlines.