A wide variety of books, journal articles, and other publications regularly showcase new research by our faculty scholars.
The Department of Political Science provides graduate and undergraduate education in five subfields: American politics, comparative politics, international relations, political theory and Constitutional studies. Our faculty have earned international recognition for research on pressing political and social issues of interest to our communities, the nation, and the world. USA Today recently reported that College Factual ranks our undergraduate program among "The Top Ten Best Colleges for a Major in Political Science."
Orientation weekend is held each fall to introduce parents and students to campus life and to help them become more familiar with the University of Notre Dame. Among the planned activities across campus are:
- official welcome
- academic exploration sessions
- orientation with dorm rectors
- student services open houses …