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University of Notre Dame Writing Requirements


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Below is a list of required and optional writing questions for this school.  Depending on your answers to some questions you may be required to complete additional writing questions, so be sure to read all of the instructions within your application. 

First Year     Transfer

First Year

College-Specific Writing Questions

Question Required or
Optional
Long Answer or Upload Min/Max Word Count
This college does not have College-Specific writing questions. -- -- --
 

Writing Supplement

Question Required or
Optional
Long Answer or Upload Min/Max Word Count
The University of Notre Dame Writing Supplement consists of one (1) essay response to a required question and two (2) essay responses to questions you select from the options provided. In total, you will write three (3) essay responses.  In honor of our University’s 175th anniversary, the recommended word count is approximately 175 words per essay. 

Please provide a response to the following question:

What excites you about the University of Notre Dame that makes it stand out from other institutions?
Optional Long Answer 1/200
Please provide responses to TWO (2) of the following questions:

The University of Notre Dame is a Holy Cross institution whose educational philosophy has been formed around five core principles inspired by Blessed Basil Moreau, C.S.C., the founder of the Congregation of Holy Cross. These principles, or pillars, of a Holy Cross education are Mind, Heart, Zeal, Family, and Hope, and they continue to shape our students today. Which pillar or pillars resonate most with you? Why?
Optional Long Answer 0/200
For whom are you responsible? Optional Long Answer 0/200
What is one thing that you know for a fact? Why are you certain? Optional Long Answer 0/200
Tell us about something significant that recently occurred in your community. Why does it matter to you? Optional Long Answer 0/200
 
 


Transfer 

College-Specific Writing Questions

Question Required or
Optional
Long Answer or Upload Min/Max Word Count
This college does not have College-Specific writing questions. -- -- --
 

Writing Supplement

Question Required or
Optional
Long Answer or Upload Min/Max Word Count
The Transfer Committee would like to know more about your educational goals. With that in mind please answer the following prompt by providing a response of approximately 250 words.

How does the academic college you intend to enroll in at Notre Dame better suit your educational and professional goals than the program you currently attend and what have you done to prepare yourself to succeed? If you are not currently enrolled in the major program you seek to study at Notre Dame, why have you decided to pursue that field of study at this point?
Required Long Answer 1/300

 

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  • Date Created: 08/11/2017
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