University of Notre Dame

Notre Dame, Indiana


Costs to Attend University of Notre Dame

Are you interested in applying to University of Notre Dame yet wondering how much it costs or if you can afford to attend? Use our comprehensive price data and loan calculation tools to assist in determining if this school makes financial sense for you and your intended major of study.

Annual Cost

  • Total One Academic Year Cost
  • All Residents: $55,855
  • Cost Itemization
  • Tution for all Residents: $42,464
  • Room and Board or estimated off campus living expense: $11,934
  • Books and Supplies: $950
  • Other Fees: $507

The cost per year to attend University of Notre Dame is $55,855 for the 2012/2013 academic year. How much may your student loan payments be and can you afford to attend? If you are interested in learning more, request additional information to be sent to you from University of Notre Dame

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2012-2013 and 2011-2012 IPEDS Survey and represent reported costs for the 2012-2013 and 2011-2012 academic years. Please consult the school directly for the most up to date price information.

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Estimated 4 Year Cost at Current Tuition

At current published tuition rates, the estimated total tuition and living expense cost of a 4 year bachelor's degree at University of Notre Dame is $223,420 for students graduating in normal time. Our methodology for estimating the 4 year cost is a multiple of the most recent reported annual cost and does not factor in tuition increases.

  • 4 Year Total Cost (tuition and living expenses): $223,420

Estimated Cost Per Semester

  • Indiana Residents Total Cost Per Semester: $27,928

Average Net Price and Financial Aid

  • Average Annual Net Price: $24,632*
  • Estimated Average 4 Year Degree Cost: $98,528**
  • Percent of Students Receiving Grant Aid: 65%
  • Average Annual Total Grant Aid Amount: $27,534
  • Percent of Students Receiving Pell Grants: 13%
  • Average Amount of Pell Grant Aid: $3,954
  • Percent of Students Receiving Federal Student Loans: 57%
  • Average Amount of Federal Student Loan Aid: $6,013

*Reported Average Annual Net Price for students receiving grant or scholarship aid reported to the U.S. Department of Education's 2011-2012 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Consult this school's net price calculator for further understanding of your potential net price.

**Based on a 4 year multiple of Average Annual Net Price for students receiving grant or scholarship aid reported to the U.S. Department of Education's 2011-2012 IPEDS Survey. Financial aid is only available to those who qualify. Consult this school's net price calculator for further understanding of your potential net price.

Note that for colleges with no reported on-campus room and board, the average net price has been increased to account for living expenses. This number may not only reflect the net price paid to the school for tuition.

For Profit / Not For Profit Status

University of Notre Dame is a not for profit institution.

Example Student Loan Payments and Costs

How much are estimated student loan payments for University of Notre Dame? Below are the costs for an example student loan if you borrowed $98,528, our estimated average net price for a four year degree. Note that this calculation assumes you are part of the reported 65% of students at this school who receive financial aid and you are paying an average annual net price of $24,632. If you do not financially qualify for a reduced net price, your student loan payments may be significantly higher than this example. Use our University of Notre Dame student loan calculator below to change loan assumptions and recalculate.

Student loans are not free money and must be repaid. You cannot dismiss student loans by via bankruptcy.

  • Monthly Payment: $991.01
  • Amount Borrowed: $98,528.00
  • Interest Rate: 3.9%
  • Term: 10 years
  • Number of Monthly Payments: 120
  • Total Interest Cost: $20,392.67
  • Total of All Payments of 10 years: $118,920.67

Loan Affordability & Salary

Can I afford to attend University of Notre Dame? To keep student loan payments affordable, it is recommended not to borrow more than you can pay back using 10% of your monthly income. When planning how to afford University of Notre Dame, you need to carefully consider if it will be realistic to make the post graduation loan payments based on your expected salary.

Using these parameters, a salary of $118,920.67 is recommended to afford a $991.01 monthly payment in the example loan modeled above. This assumes a loan payback over 10 years. You can change the terms of this example loan using the student loan calculator below.

Estimated Future Cost and Expected Tuition Increase

What will it cost to send your child to University of Notre Dame in the future? In the past five years, this school's published in-state tuition and fee total rose from $33,407 to $41,417. This amounts to an average annual price increase of 4.8%. Nationally, university tuition prices are rising around 5% per year. Looking out five, ten, fifteen or eighteen years, these are CollegeCalc's estimates how much you can expect to pay for a 4 year degree at this school assuming tuition increases along at the national average rate. Estimated future prices are based on the current 4 year cost of $223,420.00. Use our college savings plan calculator below to perform a more comprehensive analysis on future costs and how much you will need to save for University of Notre Dame.

  • Estimated Cost in 5 years for students enrolling in 2019 - Annual: $76,814, 4 Year Degree: $307,255
  • Estimated Cost in 10 years for students enrolling in 2024 - Annual: $98,036, 4 Year Degree: $392,143
  • Estimated Cost in 15 years for students enrolling in 2029 - Annual: $125,121, 4 Year Degree: $500,485
  • Estimated Cost in 18 years for students enrolling in 2032 - Annual: $144,844, 4 Year Degree: $579,374

Cost Per Credit Hour and Cost Per Class

Some schools offer the ability to take single classes by paying on a per credit hour basis. The reported price per credit hour and estimated cost for one class at University of Notre Dame are as follows.

  • Price per credit hour: $1,705
  • Cost for one class (3 credit hours): $5,115
  • Cost for one class (4 credit hours): $6,820

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Tuition History

What was tuition at University of Notre Dame for the past five, ten, fifteen or twenty years? Looking at historical tuition increase rates may provide an indication as to expected increases in the future. Historical tuition and fees for all available data years back to 1987 follows.

  • 2010 - $38,477 Tuition and Fees. 4.4% Annual Increase
  • 2009 - $36,847 Tuition and Fees. 4.7% Annual Increase
  • 2008 - $35,187 Tuition and Fees. 5.3% Annual Increase
  • 2007 - $33,407 Tuition and Fees. 5.9% Annual Increase
  • 2006 - $31,542 Tuition and Fees. 6.9% Annual Increase
  • 2005 - $29,512 Tuition and Fees. 6.9% Annual Increase
  • 2004 - $27,612 Tuition and Fees. 6.8% Annual Increase
  • 2003 - $25,852 Tuition and Fees. 5.5% Annual Increase
  • 2002 - $24,497 Tuition and Fees. 4.9% Annual Increase
  • 2001 - $23,357 Tuition and Fees. 5.3% Annual Increase
  • 2000 - $22,187 Tuition and Fees. 6.2% Annual Increase
  • 1999 - $20,900 Tuition and Fees. 5.6% Annual Increase
  • 1998 - $19,800 Tuition and Fees. 5.3% Annual Increase
  • 1997 - $18,810 Tuition and Fees. 5.5% Annual Increase
  • 1996 - $17,830 Tuition and Fees. 5.9% Annual Increase
  • 1995 - $16,840 Tuition and Fees. 6.5% Annual Increase
  • 1994 - $15,810 Tuition and Fees. 7.9% Annual Increase
  • 1993 - $14,650 Tuition and Fees. 117% Annual Increase
  • 1992 - $6,752 Tuition and Fees. -21.5% Annual Increase
  • 1991 - $8,602 Tuition and Fees. -25.2% Annual Increase
  • 1990 - $11,500 Tuition and Fees. 9.5% Annual Increase
  • 1989 - $10,500 Tuition and Fees. 9.4% Annual Increase
  • 1988 - $9,600 Tuition and Fees. 0% Annual Increase

Cost for Popular Majors

Below are the most popular undergraduate areas of study at University of Notre Dame ranked by degrees conferred during the 2010/2011 academic year along with their estimated total program cost. Please consult the school's website for further information as actual costs for specific program may vary. Price estimates assume graduation in normal time. Our methodology for estimating these costs is a two or four year multiple of the current one year tuition and living cost of $55,855. Associates degrees are assumed to be completed in two years and bachelors degrees are assumed to take four years.

Area of Study Graduates Estimated Degree + Living Expense Cost
Finance, General Bachelor's Degree 217 $223,420
4 year cost
Accounting Bachelor's Degree 147 $223,420
4 year cost
Biology/Biological Sciences, General Bachelor's Degree 110 $223,420
4 year cost
Marketing/Marketing Management, General Bachelor's Degree 105 $223,420
4 year cost
Mechanical Engineering Bachelor's Degree 75 $223,420
4 year cost
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies Bachelor's Degree 75 $223,420
4 year cost
Chemical Engineering Bachelor's Degree 60 $223,420
4 year cost
Biological and Physical Sciences Bachelor's Degree 60 $223,420
4 year cost
Business/Commerce, General Bachelor's Degree 52 $223,420
4 year cost
Economics, General Bachelor's Degree 51 $223,420
4 year cost
Architecture Bachelor's Degree 48 $223,420
4 year cost
Political Science and Government, General Bachelor's Degree 47 $223,420
4 year cost
Civil Engineering, General Bachelor's Degree 46 $223,420
4 year cost
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies Bachelor's Degree 36 $223,420
4 year cost
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/Space Engineering Bachelor's Degree 35 $223,420
4 year cost
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution Bachelor's Degree 31 $223,420
4 year cost
Management Information Systems, General Bachelor's Degree 29 $223,420
4 year cost
English Language and Literature, General Bachelor's Degree 28 $223,420
4 year cost
Electrical and Electronics Engineering Bachelor's Degree 25 $223,420
4 year cost
Sociology Bachelor's Degree 24 $223,420
4 year cost
Psychology, General Bachelor's Degree 23 $223,420
4 year cost
Theology/Theological Studies Bachelor's Degree 22 $223,420
4 year cost
History, General Bachelor's Degree 20 $223,420
4 year cost
Computer and Information Sciences, General Bachelor's Degree 20 $223,420
4 year cost
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General Bachelor's Degree 18 $223,420
4 year cost
Mathematics, General Bachelor's Degree 18 $223,420
4 year cost
Anthropology Bachelor's Degree 17 $223,420
4 year cost
Chemistry, General Bachelor's Degree 17 $223,420
4 year cost
Biochemistry Bachelor's Degree 16 $223,420
4 year cost
Philosophy Bachelor's Degree 16 $223,420
4 year cost
Arabic Language and Literature Bachelor's Degree 12 $223,420
4 year cost
Spanish Language and Literature Bachelor's Degree 10 $223,420
4 year cost
Design and Visual Communications, General Bachelor's Degree 8 $223,420
4 year cost
Music, General Bachelor's Degree 7 $223,420
4 year cost
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor's Degree 7 $223,420
4 year cost
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, and Group Studies, Other Bachelor's Degree 7 $223,420
4 year cost
Physics, Other Bachelor's Degree 6 $223,420
4 year cost
French Language and Literature Bachelor's Degree 6 $223,420
4 year cost
American/United States Studies/Civilization Bachelor's Degree 6 $223,420
4 year cost
Computer Engineering, General Bachelor's Degree 5 $223,420
4 year cost
Ancient/Classical Greek Language and Literature Bachelor's Degree 5 $223,420
4 year cost
Japanese Language and Literature Bachelor's Degree 4 $223,420
4 year cost
Art History, Criticism and Conservation Bachelor's Degree 4 $223,420
4 year cost
Russian Language and Literature Bachelor's Degree 4 $223,420
4 year cost
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering Bachelor's Degree 3 $223,420
4 year cost
Chinese Language and Literature Bachelor's Degree 3 $223,420
4 year cost
Fine/Studio Arts, General Bachelor's Degree 3 $223,420
4 year cost
German Language and Literature Bachelor's Degree 3 $223,420
4 year cost
Italian Language and Literature Bachelor's Degree 3 $223,420
4 year cost
Physics, General Bachelor's Degree 3 $223,420
4 year cost
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education Bachelor's Degree 2 $223,420
4 year cost
Environmental Science Bachelor's Degree 2 $223,420
4 year cost
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/Chicano Studies Bachelor's Degree 2 $223,420
4 year cost
Philosophy and Religious Studies, Other Bachelor's Degree 2 $223,420
4 year cost
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services, Other Bachelor's Degree 2 $223,420
4 year cost
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor's Degree 1 $223,420
4 year cost
Medieval and Renaissance Studies Bachelor's Degree 1 $223,420
4 year cost
Russian Studies Bachelor's Degree 1 $223,420
4 year cost

About University of Notre Dame

University of Notre Dame is a four year private college located in Notre Dame, Indiana.  The school is affiliated with the Roman Catholic faith.  Full time enrollment is 11,793 and part time is 211.  For the 2011/2012 school year, the school received 16,957 applicants. 3,947 were admitted and 2,014 enrolled.

Students attending this school may pursue both undergraduate and graduate degrees.

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  • Notre Dame, Indiana
  • 46556

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