Application Timetable

Before beginning the application, please note the 6.0 credit theology or religious studies prerequisite.  If you will not have fulfilled the 6.0 credits before the spring when the application is due, please consider taking online courses through STEP at Notre Dame.

Echo Application ReleaseMid-August
Make contact with the Echo StaffAugust-December
Echo at Notre Dame Career & Service Fair (JACC)September 7, 2016
Echo Representatives at other Catholic College Service FairsSeptember–November, check Echo website for dates and locations of Recruitment Events
Early Application Deadline ($75 application fee waived)December 1 (request fee waiver code from by November 26)
Echo Application DeadlineJanuary 10
GRE DeadlineJanuary 10
Local Applicant Interviews3rd & 4th week of February (Feb. 13-14, 2017 or Feb. 20-22, 2017)
Visiting Applicant Interviews 3rd week of February (Feb. 15-17, 2016)
Applicant Celebration DinnerThursday, February 16, 2017
Rolling Admissions Notification (Parish Catechetical Leadership track)March 6-April 14
Rolling Admissions Notifications (Theology Teaching track)March 13-April 14
Last Commitment DeadlineMonday, April 17
Echo Class AnnouncedBy May 1st
Echo Diocesan (Community) Placements AnnouncedBy Mid-May
Echo Program OrientationJune 11-16, 2017
Announcement of Echo Parish & School PlacementsJune 16, 2017
Summer Classes BeginJune 19, 2017