5-Star Ratings*

for Full-Time Employment, Graduate Salary and Overall Experience

Join a university

that values you as a whole person

Lecturers are industry professionals

and leaders in their field

*Good Universities Guide, 2023 edition, undergraduate category.

Applying to Notre Dame

We know you’re a person, not a number.

Our unique admissions process goes beyond a single score. In addition to your academic record, we also consider your personal qualities, gifts and talents, your motivation to study, and your contribution to community life.

How to Apply

Tell us about your extracurricular, community and academic achievements and contributions.

How to Apply

Entry Pathways

Unsure about your ATAR? There are other ways to enter university.

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Tertiary Pathways Program

“The Tertiary Pathway Program gave me the confidence and competence I needed to not just get into my desired program, but to also do well in it.”

Law & Philosophy Student

Experience unparalleled opportunities Boosting your employability

By studying at Notre Dame, you enjoy unparalleled opportunities to develop the skills and experience necessary to give you a competitive edge in the ever-evolving employment marketplace.

Practical workplace experience embedded in your program

Practical experience forms part of every program at Notre Dame, which means you benefit from numerous opportunities to develop and refine skills needed to enhance your employability.

Learn from expert lecturers and industry leaders

Rest assured knowing you’re learning from the best and developing the most up-to-date and applicable skills and knowledge relevant to your field of study.

Access to 24/7 career services

We offer a 24/7 career service platform, which is full of helpful resources to support your career journey.

Develop transferrable skills with our Core Curriculum

The Core Curriculum is embedded in every program. It is a distinguishing characteristic of a Notre Dame education and provides our graduates with transferrable skills that are integral to every industry, vocation and profession.


Notre Dame offers a wide range of scholarships for undergraduate students. Merit and Opportunity Scholarships worth up to $20,000 for the life of your program are available for eligible undergraduate students.

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“At Notre Dame you always have someone that you know that you can go to for help.”

Erin, Scholarship Recipient/Education Graduate

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Early Offer Program

Join the university that values you. Notre Dame’s Early Offer Program is your opportunity to secure a spot at the uni that emphasises the whole person.

Key dates

01 May

Early Offer Applications Open

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20 Jul

Parents Information Session (NSW)

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26 Aug

Sydney Open Day 2023

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30 Sep

Early Offer Applications Close

14 Dec

NSW and ACT ATAR Results Released

17 Dec

WA ATAR Results Released

Experience Notre Dame

Notre Dame's student experience is all about student success, wellbeing and a vibrant campus life.

  • Icon depicting four people together Get involved in student associations, clubs and societies
  • Icon depicting four people together Give back to the community through our Volunteer Network
  • Icon depicting four people together Get support from our free counselling, chaplaincy and learning support

“The level of support and expertise provided here allows me to thrive as a student.”

Masego, Arts & Sciences Student

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Meet our students

Meet Esther

Law/Arts Graduate, Founder of Shadie by EA

Esther talks about navigating your future with an ethical education.

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Meet Sam

Commerce/Arts graduate | Partner at TWIYO capital | Founder of Flave

Sam talks about being an ethical leader.

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