The University of Notre Dame is one of the most prestigious universities in the United States. It attracts the best and brightest students from around the country, and its acceptance rate shows that. For the 2020/2021 school year, they admitted only 15% of applicants. Because most applicants have amazing grades and transcripts, your Notre Dame application essays will be one of the most important ways for you to stand out from the crowd!
This guide will walk you through everything you need to know about writing Notre Dame's application essays. First, we'll give you an overview of the Notre Dame supplement. Then we'll walk you through each essay individually and answer the following questions:
- What is the essay asking you to do?
- What makes for a good answer?
- What are some potential essay topics?
- Are there pitfalls you should avoid?
And finally, we'll give you four top tips for taking your Notre Dame essays to the next level. So let's get started!