Department of Military Science
Address 216 Pasquerilla Center
Notre Dame, Indiana 46556
The University of Notre Dame Army ROTC Department serves as the host program for the University of Notre Dame, Saint Mary's College, Holy Cross College, Bethel College and Indiana University South Bend. Students participate from each of these institutions and commission as Second Lieutenants (2LT) upon graduation into the Army.
Notre Dame Army, Navy, and Air Force ROTC are located inside the Pasquerilla Center at the University of Notre Dame.
This Interactive Map can help you as you plan your visit to Notre Dame and the Army ROTC Department.
This printable map (552 KB) is an additional option to navigate around the University.
South Bend Regional Airport is about 15 minutes by car from the Notre Dame campus. Flights should be booked to South Bend, Indiana -- airport code SBN.
Visitors also can fly into Chicago then drive or take a bus to Notre Dame. The University is about two hours by car from Chicago’s O'Hare International Airport or from Midway International Airport.
From the north: The University is located just south of the Indiana Toll Road (Interstate 80/90). Exit I-80/90 at Exit 77 and turn right onto Indiana 933. Make a left at the fourth stop light (Angela Boulevard), then turn left at the second stoplight (Eddy Street). Follow signs to visitor parking.
From the south: Take U.S. 31 north which becomes Indiana 933 just south of the city of South Bend. Stay on Indiana 933 through downtown South Bend to Angela Boulevard. Turn right onto Angela, and then turn left at the second stoplight (Eddy Street). Follow signs to visitor parking.
The South Shore Line trains run directly from the Chicago Loop (corner of Michigan and Randolph) to South Bend Regional Airport in South Bend (about a two-hour trip). From the airport, various transportation methods are available.
The Fighting Irish Battalion
The Fighting Irish Battalion is hosted at the University of Notre Dame and represents that institution along with Saint Mary's College, Holy Cross College, Bethel College and Indiana University South Bend. Housed in the Pasquerilla Center, Cadets can expect tough, challenging training as the develop into commissioned officers in the United States Army. The Pasquerilla Center, dedicated in 1990, demonstrates the Pasquerilla family's commitment to the development of Notre Dame men and women for leadership as officers in the United States Army, Marine Corps, Navy, and Air Force. There is a very long history of mutual support between Notre Dame and the military. If you want to be a part of that legacy, please e-mail or call Christopher Pratt.
U.S. Army Health Professions Scholarships
The U.S. Army offers one of the most generous and comprehensive scholarships available in health care today. It’s called the F. Edward Hébert Armed Forces Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP).
If you want to become a physician, dentist, veterinarian, optometrist, clinical or counseling psychologist, family nurse practitioner, psychiatric nurse practitioner, or certified registered nurse anesthetist and qualify, you could earn a full-tuition scholarship, plus a monthly stipend of more than $2,000. Visit the U.S. Army Health Professions Scholarships page for more information.