University of Notre Dame

Flatley Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement

Getting the very best from your time at Notre Dame means taking advantage of the many opportunities and resources the University provides to help you grow as a scholar and prepare for post-baccalaureate options like graduate school, fellowships awards, and employment.

The Flatley Center for Undergraduate Scholarly Engagement promotes the intellectual development of our first-year students by supporting their scholarly engagement, research, creative endeavors, and pursuit of fellowships. CUSE mentors can help you connect with faculty mentors, projects, funding, and venues for presenting and publishing your work. They can also facilitate your applications for nationally competitive fellowships, guiding you through the process needed to reach your goals.

In your first year at Notre Dame, CUSE recommends that you explore your academic interests and get to know Notre Dame professors by: