Welcome Message

Last Updated 12/02
Applies to Administrators, Faculty, Staff

Welcome to the University of Notre Dame! We are delighted that you have brought your talents to Notre Dame, to contribute to our unique mission of building the world’s leading Catholic university. The essentials of our mission are the transmission of knowledge through teaching and mentoring, the discovery of knowledge through research and scholarship, and the integral formation of our students-intellects, hearts and souls. We offer an education that is rooted in faith and that aims to inspire our students to scholarship, to service, and to leadership.

The concept of community is fundamental to a Notre Dame education; the campus community embraces staff, faculty and students, as well as alumni, parents, benefactors, and visitors. Whatever your responsibilities, your efforts make an important contribution to the overall quality of life within the Notre Dame community. Your work matters here, and so do you.

This collection of policies contains important information concerning your employment at Notre Dame. We ask that you familiarize yourself with these policies. If you have any questions concerning University policies, benefits, or any other aspect of your employment, please speak to your supervisor or contact the Office of Human Resources.

Our hope for you as a Notre Dame employee is that you will find your work challenging and rewarding and that you will feel fully integrated into the University’s mission. Finally, we pray that you will experience both professional and personal growth as a member of this community.

Again, welcome!

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