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  • Neurodiverse
  • Deaf & Hard of Hearing
  • Vision/Blind
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General Information
133 Le Mans Hall
Notre Dame , Indiana 46556

Disability Resource Office

Academic Resource Center, Madeleva Hall, Room 103C
133 Le Mans Hall
Notre Dame, IN 46556
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About Saint Mary’s College

Located in Notre Dame, Indiana, Saint Mary’s College is a prestigious private not-for-profit university offering undergraduate degrees to women. Founded in 1844 by the Sisters of the Holy Cross, this historic institution is rooted in the values of social justice, compassion, and academic excellence.

Saint Mary’s College is situated in an ideal location, adjacent to the renowned University of Notre Dame, which provides a vibrant academic and cultural atmosphere. This close proximity allows for unique collaborative opportunities between the two institutions, enriching the educational experience for students at both universities.

As a women’s college, Saint Mary’s is committed to empowering and educating women to become leaders in their chosen fields. Offering more than 30 major programs across a wide range of disciplines, the college provides a rigorous and comprehensive curriculum with a focus on critical thinking, communication skills, and global awareness. The faculty at Saint Mary’s are dedicated educators and accomplished scholars, providing students with individualized attention and mentoring to ensure their success.

The campus itself is steeped in history and showcases stunning Gothic architecture. With its tree-lined pathways and picturesque landscape, Saint Mary’s offers a tranquil and inspiring environment for studying and personal growth. Students have access to state-of-the-art facilities, including modern classrooms, research laboratories, and well-equipped academic centers. The college also boasts a comprehensive library that houses a vast collection of resources, providing ample support for research and intellectual exploration.

Beyond academics, Saint Mary’s College offers a vibrant campus life that encourages students to immerse themselves in extracurricular activities, organizations, and events. With over 60 student clubs and organizations, there are numerous opportunities for students to pursue their interests and engage with like-minded individuals. From participating in service projects to joining cultural clubs or taking part in athletic teams, students at Saint Mary’s are encouraged to explore their passions and make a positive impact on their community.

The college also places great emphasis on holistic development, promoting wellness and personal growth. Students have access to numerous support services, including counseling and health services, career development resources, and campus ministries. These services aim to assist students in navigating the challenges of college life, fostering their overall well-being and sense of belonging within the college community.

Saint Mary’s College is known for its commitment to social justice and community engagement. With a strong focus on service learning and outreach programs, students are encouraged to become agents of positive change and make a difference in the world. The college encourages students to participate in internships, research opportunities, and study abroad programs, fostering global perspectives and cultural understanding.

In conclusion, Saint Mary’s College is a distinguished women’s college located in Notre Dame, Indiana. With its rich history, commitment to academic excellence, and focus on empowering women, the college offers a transformative educational experience. Surrounded by the vibrant academic and cultural environment of the University of Notre Dame, students at Saint Mary’s have access to a wide range of resources and opportunities. Through its rigorous curriculum, supportive community, and emphasis on social justice, Saint Mary’s College prepares women to become leaders, thinkers, and change-makers in today’s society.

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Disability Accommodations

Services Provided

      • Notetaking Assistance
      • Exam Accomodations
      • Alternate Learning Material Formats (e-text, large print, etc.)
      • Scribe Services
      • Qualified Readers
      • Assistive technologies (screen readers, voice input, etc.)
      • Qualified Sign Language Interpreters
      • Text-Based Accommodations (CART or C-Print)

      Services Provided

          • Degree Curriculum Substitutions
          • Priority Enrollment
          • Reduced courseload
          • Medical leave
          • Residence Hall Accommodations

          Campus Accessibility

          Accessible Level

              • Student Health Services
              • Mental Health Support Services
              • The library(ies)
              • Institution Online Platforms
              • Recreational and Athletic Facilities
              • Student Community Center and Other Common Gathering Areas
              • Primary Educational Facilities Used for Classes
              • Entertainment and Event Facilities
              • On-Campus Transit
              • Close Off-Campus Transit
              • Student Housing
              • Essential Administrative Offices (financial aid, registration, students services, career counseling, etc.)

              Services Provided

                  • Dietary Meal Plan Accommodations
                  • Service and Emotional Support Animals
                  • Study Abroad Program Accommodations
                  • Internship, Externship, Field Placement, or other For-Credit, Off-Campus Work Experience Accommodations