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The University of Notre Dame

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Your Combined ACT:
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SAT Math + Verbal:
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Your Chances at ND
(on ACT score alone)
Your Chances at ND
(on SAT score alone)
Men
Women
# Applicants
8,728
8,919
# Admitted
1,998
1,938
% Admitted
22.9%
21.7%
% Overall
22.3%

Students who got into ND:

Tips mention: Interview (0), ACT/SAT (14), Grades (18), Sports/Extracurriculars (18), College Essay (6)
To get in, I worked really hard to getJul 11 2015Political Science
To get in, I worked really hard to get great grades, took SAT tutoring, and focused on the extracurricular activities I enjoyed the most, did them to the fullest and got the most meaning out of them. Notre Dame has a strong mission is service so don't be the guy to overload your app and not commit to the clubs. They'd rather see you not only fully commit to activities but to draw a deep meaning from them.
SAT: 1510 Male
From what I've heard/observed/experienced, having more than just academicDec 08 2014Chemical Engineering
From what I've heard/observed/experienced, having more than just academic achievements goes a long way, especially sports. It is widely accepted that playing sports in high school is a huge factor in improving your chances of being accepted to Notre Dame.
ACT: 36 SAT: 2350 Male
I would recommend visiting campus to get a fullNov 19 2014Undecided
I would recommend visiting campus to get a full feel for the atmosphere of the school. Then, when you apply, include in your essay a deep understanding of the sense of the school that a tour and info session gives you. Alumni and officers here don't care where you're from or who you are, they want qualified applicants who are serious about the school and buy into the elements Notre Dame experience.
SAT: 2270 Male
Work hard in school but also pursue things thatJul 03 2014Finance
Work hard in school but also pursue things that you are interested outside of it to make yourself different. Community service is also great!
Female
You need connectionsJun 06 2014Civil Engineering
You need connections. If you are not connected, go and look elsewhere.
Female
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