Opening Mass & Picnic

Opening of the Academic Year Mass

Students, faculty, staff and their families are invited to gather for the Opening of the Academic Year Mass at 5:30 pm on Tuesday, August 24 in the Purcell Pavilion of the Joyce Center. All are most welcome.

Picnic in Notre Dame Stadium Following Mass

Please join us for a campus community picnic in the Notre Dame Stadium from 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm. Families are welcome. Dining Halls will be closed for the occasion. 


Attendees are encouraged to park in the Joyce Center and Stadium lots. Guest Services team will have golf carts available to transport guests to parking lots from 4:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

Additional details to follow.