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The University of Notre Dame enjoys extraordinary worldwide presence, a good portion of which is mediated through its network of Global Gateways. The current five Global Gateways—located in Beijing, Dublin, Jerusalem, London, and Rome—provide academic and intellectual hubs where scholars, students, and leaders from universities, government, business, and community gather to discuss, discover, and debate issues of topical and enduring relevance.

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More than 50 years of sending students to diverse regions around the world for life-changing learning experiences.



International students and scholars enhance campus diversity and cultural understanding. NDI works to support them in their transition to life in the U.S.



Two undergraduate students awarded Gilman Scholarships to study abroad this summer

Author: Joya Helmuth

Irla Atanda and Abigail Awodele have been awarded the prestigious Benjamin A. Gilman International Scholarship, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, to study abroad during the summer 2017 term. Awodele will participate in the China Language Program and Atanda will study in South Africa. 

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Curricular Practical Training (CPT) Information Session


Location: 105 Main Building

All F-1 students who plan to participate in Curricular Practical Training (CPT) are required to attend a CPT information session or view the CPT information video before International Student and Scholar Affairs (ISSA) can process their applications. During the sessions, students will learn about CPT and the application process. To apply for employment authorization for Curricular Practical Training, students must attend an information session presented by International Student and Scholar Affairs within the current academic year.…

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Student International Safety Summit: Session One


Location: 101 DeBartolo Hall

Students expecting to travel abroad during Summer 2017, Fall 2017, or for the Academic Year 2017-18 must attend one of two identical sessions. This is a peer-led orientation and fulfills NDI's Undergraduate International Travel Policy requirement for a health and safety orientation prior to Notre Dame-sponsored travel.

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