How much of Notre Dame is Catholic?

Can you attend Notre Dame if you’re not Catholic?

Although non-Catholics are a clear minority on campus, this does not mean that they feel excluded. While some may be wary of the university’s unabashedly Catholic culture, part of what attracts many non-Catholics to Notre Dame is the school’s openness to other ideas and perspectives.

What percentage of Notre Dame students are non Catholic?

How well can I really fit in at Notre Dame if I’m not Catholic? I am one of the 18 percent of Notre Dame students that don’t identify as Catholic.

Does Notre Dame accept more Catholics?

By the numbers, 80% of students at Notre Dame identify as Catholic, and 42% of students come from Catholic high schools, so being a practicing Catholic is clearly not required for admission. … Of course, Notre Dame is also a school that takes football seriously.

Can anyone go to Notre Dame?

Notre Dame is one of the most visited sites in Indiana. Our visitors range from prospective students to conference or event attendees, to people who have just always wanted to visit. We’re happy to accommodate them all.

Who should not attend Notre Dame?

Anyone who is negative, anyone who is atheist, or anyone who has a huge problem with the Catholic church should think twice about attending Notre Dame. It’s a great place if you’re a positive, accepting person, but if not, you’ll probably dislike your time there.

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Is Notre Dame College Catholic?

The Sisters of Notre Dame founded Notre Dame College as a Catholic, four-year, liberal arts institution for women in 1922.

How many players on Notre Dame are Catholic?

About 85% of the Notre Dame student body is Catholic, compared with a national average of 65% at Catholic colleges. In every classroom at Notre Dame hangs a crucifix, a tradition long ago dropped at many Catholic colleges.

Does Notre Dame give preference to Catholics?

For example, Notre Dame reports that it admits 80% of its students that self-identify as Catholic (http://admissions.nd.edu/apply/admission-statistics/).