Support, Resources, and Programming
The Division of Student Affairs aspires to serve as a trusted resource, helping to connect students with information regarding health, development, faith, residential life, extracurricular interests, and future endeavors. For questions or concerns, please email email@example.com.
A MESSAGE FROM UNIVERSITY HEALTH SERVICES
In this short video, University Health Services (UHS) Director Dr. Ed Junkins provides an update on COVID-19 in our campus community. The prevalence of the virus remains significantly low thanks to the extremely high vaccination rate on campus. Dr. Junkins urges students to continue to practice good health habits to add another layer of protection against COVID-19 and other illnesses that may be present in our area. WATCH VIDEO.
Symptomatic testing involves testing those who are showing symptoms of COVID-19. Students experiencing a high fever, difficulty breathing, or loss of taste or smell should complete the Student Symptomatic Test Request Form. Students who feel ill more generally (e.g., persistent headache, body aches, sore throat, or fatigue) should call University Health Services (UHS) 574-631-7497.
Gender Relations Center
STAND AGAINST HATE WEEK
Sept. 13 - 17, View event details here
The GRC will host its annual StaND Against Hate Week this week to foster intersectional allyship and provide the Notre Dame community with the knowledge and skills to combat discrimination of all kinds. Click here to view the poster for event details.
Center for Career Development
IN-PERSON ALL-COLLEGES CAREER FAIR
Tuesday, Sept. 14, 4 - 7:30 p.m., Notre Dame Stadium Concourse
The All-Colleges Career Fair provides students from all class years and academic majors a chance to meet with employers from a variety of industries regarding full-time employment, internships, and other career opportunities. Attire is business casual. To view employers participating in the in-person fair, visit Handshake.
NOTRE DAME 2021 DIVERSITY LEADERSHIP RECEPTION
Tuesday, Sept. 14, 7:45 - 8:45 p.m., Dahnke Ballroom, Duncan Student Center
Immediately following the All-Colleges Career Fair, the Diversity Leadership Reception is an opportunity for students to meet with employers who are committed to advancing diversity and inclusion in the workplace. In a reverse format, select employers are invited to visit with student leaders and career-related student groups at designated tables to deepen relationships with students.
Student Activities Office (SAO)
SHREK TRIVIA NIGHT
Thursday, Sept. 16, 9 - 11 p.m., Legends
Calling all ogres, donkeys, and fairytale creatures! Are you a Shrek aficionado? Come test your knowledge and claim your spot in the swamp. Join SAO this Thursday for another amazing night of trivia.
COOKIES AND CANVAS
Friday, Sept. 17, 8 - 10 p.m., Library Lawn
Paint your very own portrait of the Golden Dome while indulging in Insomnia Cookies. Join SAO this Friday on Library Lawn to enjoy a beautiful night of art. Students must register in advance here.
GAME DAY PROGRAMMING
Saturday, Sept. 18, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., North and South Quads
Stop by North and South Quads this Saturday for free food, live music, and spirit gear before heading to the Stadium to support the Fighting Irish!
LAWN GAMES ON LIBRARY LAWN
Saturday, Sept. 18, 8 p.m. - 12 a.m., Library Lawn
Join SAO to continue the fun and cool down after the game this Saturday with lawn games and live music.
FLAG FOOTBALL OFFICIALS TRAINING
Tuesday, Sept. 14, 6 - 9 p.m., Duncan Student Center W246; Wednesday, Sept. 15, 6 - 9 p.m., Duncan Student Center W246; Thursday, Sept. 16, 8 - 11 p.m., Ricci Family Fields
Flag Football Officials Training will teach you the skills to hit the field as an official! Learn more here.
University Counseling Center (UCC)
To access the University Counseling Center (UCC) for the first time, please visit the UCC office on the third floor of St. Liam Hall during Drop-In Hours. You will complete initial forms and then meet with a counselor. The goal of the drop-in appointment is for you and your counselor to develop a plan to address your concerns. If additional services at the UCC are recommended for you, your counselor will help schedule another appointment.
If you are already connected with the UCC, you are welcome to utilize drop-in services. If you would like to meet with the counselor that you have worked with in the past, please call the UCC to schedule an appointment with that counselor. If you prefer to work with a different counselor or if you have an immediate need, please come in during Drop-In Hours.
To speed up the process of completing the UCC’s initial forms, you can read the consent to treatment form prior to visiting the office.
Fall Drop-In Hours are Monday, Thursday, and Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Tuesday and Wednesday from 1 to 4 p.m.
UCC Workshops are conversation spaces designed to better connect students to a topic that is important to them. View a full list of ongoing workshops for the fall semester here.
McDonald Center for Student Well-Being (McWell)
MCWELL OPEN HOUSE FOR FIRST YEAR STUDENTS
Tuesday, Sept. 14, 4 - 6:30 p.m., McWell, 2nd Floor Saint Liam Hall
Calling all first year students! Stop by McWell TODAY to take a tour of our restorative spaces, eat fresh berries, pick up a sleep kit, play some games, and enter a raffle to win a McWell prize pack and hammock. We are excited to show you around and introduce you to opportunities to stay well.
MCWELL RECESS: MINI CANVAS PAINTING
Friday, Sept. 17, 12:30 - 2 p.m., North Quad
Recess is in session! You’re invited to take a break with the McWell Senior Fellows at Recess — a weekly event to discover opportunities for active breaks in your busy life to promote well-being through play, movement, connection, prayer, and rest. This week, find us on North Quad for mini canvas painting to tap into your creativity.
NATIONAL GREENDOT DAY
Friday, Sept. 17, 6 - 9 p.m., Library Lawn
Join greeNDot, the University’s active bystander program, for games and desserts as we celebrate National greeNDot Day and our greeNDot expansion launch. Learn about the greeNDot program, how we are expanding to make a bigger impact on campus, and pick up new swag (including new t-shirts!) while you’re there.
NEED TO TALK
Are you looking for ways to grow in your spiritual life or deepen your relationship with Jesus? Would you like to talk about what's going on or how you're navigating some of the challenging circumstances of our world? If you'd like to discuss important areas of your life, a lay Campus Minister or priest is available every Monday through Thursday from 5 to 7 p.m. in 113 Coleman-Morse (across from the marble ball) to listen, offer guidance, and share the wisdom and hope our faith provides. No appointment necessary, just drop in!
SPONSORS NEEDED FOR SACRAMENTAL PREPARATION
RCIA and Short Course are in need of confirmed, practicing, faith-filled Catholics who are excited to share their Catholic faith with others who are thinking about becoming Catholic or getting Confirmed in the Church. There is a need for multiple graduate students as well as all levels of undergraduates, both men and women. If you're interested in accompanying another as they grow in faith through this very rewarding ministry, please complete our Sponsor Information Form, or reach out to Brett Perkins at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
All are welcome to join the celebration of Vespers at the Basilica on Sundays at 7:15 p.m. This sung evening prayer is a wonderful way to end the celebration of the Lord's Day. Click here to learn more about Vespers.
Known as the Day of Atonement, Yom Kippur is the holiest and most solemn day in the Jewish calendar, and is observed with prayer, fasting, forgiveness, and reflection.Yom Kippur begins at sunset on Wednesday, Sept. 15, and ends at sundown on Thursday, Sept. 16, 2021. Blessings of joy and mercy to all who celebrate this holy day!