Taking Care of Business

There is a lot of work to get done as a graduate student as well, but Notre Dame has your back. The Graduate School offers a myriad of resources to help you develop as a scholar with professional development opportunities and teacher training and much more!

Professional Development

The Graduate School and the Center for Career Development at Notre Dame provide many opportunities for professional development. Whether you are continuing on to an academic position, industry, non-profit, or something else, there are resources for you to succeed in any field.

Funding Resources

Notre Dame has many opportunities to help fund you and your research during your time here, including the notable Office of Grants and Fellowships. Notre Dame also provides grants for travel and even fun!

Teaching Resources

As you grow as a scholar here you will also have opportunities to grow your teaching skills. Click here to learn more about those resources.

Writing Resources

Writing is a big part of graduate school and Notre Dame has various resources to help you in every step of the writing process.


Synonymous with graduate school is studying! Click here to find out more about study resources as well as how to create a well-rounded workspace wherever you work!


Find your home near the dome! The Michiana area is a great and affordable area to live while you attend graduate school. Click here for resources about housing.


Financial well-being impacts all other aspects of your well-being, physical, emotional, and mental. Check out these helpful resources on financial planning, and funds and assistance.

Safety & Security

Not only does Notre Dame want you to succeed here, but we want you to feel safe here as well. Click here for resources to help you feel secure here at your new home.


Whether you're looking for a bus to the mall or a flight home, here are some resources for ways to travel the area.

Surviving Winter in South Bend

Welcome to REAL winter! Whether it's your first experience with lake effect snow or you're a seasoned pro, check out these tips for safety and fun under the permacloud.