University of Notre Dame

Programs and Majors

First-year students at Notre Dame can choose one of 65 undergraduate majors in five schools and colleges.

This information is designed to help you identify the academic program you would like to pursue following your first year. Allow your academic experience and your interests to guide you to the college program best suited to your objectives.

As you progress through your first year, you may change your plans concerning your college program. One of the advantages of the First Year of Studies is that you are able, with guidance from your First Year Advisor, to make changes in your intended program.

Remember that you are not choosing a lifetime career, but an undergraduate program. Please review the information to discover what you find most interesting and enjoyable. Your First Year Advisor will assist you throughout the year as you work toward a final decision about your program and major.