2017-2018 International Student T-shirt Design Contest

ISSA invites all international students to submit designs for a T-shirt which will be printed and distributed at International Student Orientation in August and sold during the 2017-2018 academic year. The winning designer will receive a $500 Notre Dame Bookstore, Amazon or Visa gift card.


  • Participants must be international students (undergraduate or graduate)
  • The design should represent the concepts “international” and “Notre Dame”
  • The design may use a maximum of two colors
  • The design can include front and back images and/or lettering
  • Students may submit more than one design
  • Students must submit the original art file, as well as an .eps or .jpg of the final image(s) to ISSA@nd.edu by 11:59 pm on Friday, April 14, 2017, no exceptions.


  • Monday, March 13: Contest begins
  • Friday, April 14, 2017: Contest ends
  • Wednesday, April 19: Student voting begins
  • Thursday, April 20: Student voting ends
  • Monday, April 24: Winner Announced via ISSA Updates Newsletter

The winning design will be selected by other international students through an online poll and a panel of judges from Notre Dame International. *Please note ISSA reserves the right to make adjustments to the winning design artwork.* All participants will receive a Starbucks gift card. Questions? Contact Cynthia at issa@nd.edu.