Open Day

Notre Dame's Open Days have wrapped up for 2023.

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Join a community, not just a university.

Open Day is the perfect opportunity to learn about your study and career options and gain more insight into which course is right for you - while discovering everything that Notre Dame has to offer. Explore our unique campuses. Meet our students, academic staff and graduates. And ask all your questions about university life.

What's on at Open Day

Our friendly community will welcome you to campus and provide you with everything you need to know about studying at Notre Dame, so you can find the discipline or degree you’re passionate about.

Info sessions

Learn about our degrees from your future lecturers and current Notre Dame students.


Get a hands-on experience of our degrees with academic lead workshops.

Hall of Knowledge

Have your questions answered about our degrees and pathways.

Student Life expo

Find out about our student clubs, support, sports and more.

Entertainment & food

Enjoy interactive activities, live music and free food and drinks.

Win a student pack

Register to attend Open Day for a chance to win a study pack.

See why students love attending Notre Dame University’s Open Days

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3 reasons to choose Notre Dame University

Thanks to our emphasis on workplace experience, you graduate job-ready with industry-specific skills and knowledge from lecturers who are leaders in their field.

You benefit from a unique, personalised approach to education and pastoral care to achieve your own academic and professional success.

We are a national university with international links and diverse study abroad opportunities to boost your employability and help you become a global citizen.

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*Good Universities Guide 2024, undergraduate & postgraduate categories

Study options at Notre Dame University

Discover the wide range of programs we offer in health, education, business, law and more.

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is Open Day?

    Open Day is a chance for anyone interested in studying at Notre Dame University to visit our campus and explore everything we have to offer. Staff, students and alumni will be on hand to offer advice on study and career options. You can attend information sessions and hands-on workshops to get a taste of our degrees; take a guided tour of the campus; and enjoy free food and entertainment. Open Day is a great day out!

  • Why should I attend Open Day?

    Attending Open Day is a great opportunity to find out what it's like studying at Notre Dame University and which career options you could pursue after studying one of our degrees. You can explore your study options through information sessions, hands-on workshops and one-on-one chats, and get all your questions about uni answered.

  • What should I expect at Open Day?

    At Notre Dame University's Open Day, you can expect:

    • Information sessions on our degrees - get an overview of your study options
    • Hands-on workshops - try out a range of practical activities
    • Campus tours – check out where our students spend their time on campus
    • Expo Hall – have your questions answered
    • Free food, entertainment and more

    Our friendly staff, students and alumni will be on hand to help you out and answer all your questions.

  • Who is Open Day for?

    Anyone interested in studying at Notre Dame University is welcome to attend our Open Day. There will be sessions relevant for future students from all walks of life, whether you're still in high school or you're a uni graduate considering postgrad study. International students will have the opportunity to chat to our dedicated International Student Team as well.

    You’re more than welcome to bring along family members and friends to Open Day as well. When you register, you’ll be asked how many people will accompany you, so please let us know.

  • How should I prepare for Open Day?

    To prepare for Open Day and get the most out of your visit, create a personalised schedule based on your areas of interest. Once you've registered, you can easily add information sessions, workshops, tours and more to your schedule so you don't miss out on anything. We also recommend writing down any questions ahead of the day and bringing along your list so you can get all the advice you need from our staff, students and alumni.

  • Do I need to register to attend Notre Dame’s Open Day?

    Yes, registration is essential to attend Open Day. Once you’ve registered, you can easily plan your day by adding information sessions, workshops, tours and other activities to your personalised schedule (which you can update and change any time).

    Registrations will remain open all the way through the event, so you can register at any time. But to ensure you don’t miss out on any sessions, we recommend registering and planning your schedule in advance.

Our unique admissions process goes beyond a single score

We are more interested in the person behind the result. We consider not only your academic record but your personal qualities, your gifts and talents, your motivation to study, and your contribution to community life.

How to Apply

Learn how to apply for a program at Notre Dame University. Undergraduate or Tertiary Pathway Program, Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research, VET and International. Apply for TISC or UAC

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Early Offer

The Young Achievers Early Offer Program is your opportunity to secure a place at the No.1 University in Australia for Overall Employment of Graduates* prior to commencing final exams.

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Find your UniPath

Begin your pathway to University while completing year 12. With UniPath develop the skills and knowledge to allow for a smooth transition into your first year of study.

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Need some help?

If you’d like advice on study options, entry pathways and the application process before or after Open Day, our friendly Prospective Students team is here to help! Make an appointment for personalised 1-on-1 advice session.

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