Fee Descriptions

Technology Fee
The Technology Fee is charged to undergraduate, graduate, law and MBA students' accounts each semester. It provides partial funding for the University’s enterprise-wide technology infrastructure, which provides all students access to the Internet, e-mail, courseware, campus clusters, and a wide array of the latest software. It also provides for the growth in student services, such as course and degree requirements, web registration, and value-added Internet-related capabilities.

Health Center Access Fee
The Health Center Access Fee is a per semester fee charged to undergraduate, graduate, law and MBA students' accounts each semester. It provides students access to all services at University Health Services and University Counseling Center, including 24-hour medical care and counseling/mental health assistance, alcohol and drug education programs, as well as health education and wellness programs. It also provides partial funding to address increasing student health and wellness needs, along with funding to maintain health facilities. Please visit the University Health Services website for further information regarding medical fees.

Undergraduate Student Activity Fee
The Undergraduate Student Activity Fee is a per semester fee charged to undergraduate students to support student body-sponsored events held on campus and student government activities.

Undergraduate Observer Fee
The Observer Fee is a per semester fee charged to undergraduate students for the daily student newspaper.

International Study Program Administrative Fee
The International Study Program Administrative Fee is a per semester fee charged to undergraduate students. It provides for University of Notre Dame credits and grades for approved courses in the program. It also provides funding for publicizing the program, advising students, communicating with program’s home university or institute, communicating with interested Notre Dame faculty, and administration of students' participation in the program.

Graduate Student Activity Fee
The Graduate Student Activity Fee is charged in the fall semester to all graduate students to cover the cost of all graduate student activities including (but not limited to) lectures/seminars, graduate student officer stipends and office overhead. The fee also partially reimburses expenses incurred by graduate students during travel to conferences and meetings to present work conducted in the student’s major field of study.

MBA Student Association Fee
The MBA Association Fee is charged in the fall semester to all MBA students to assist in paying for various club and committee funding requests such as alumni consortiums in San Francisco, Chicago, and New York; lunches or dinners with students and particular corporate executives that come to speak to the MBA program; and club-run career panels for the marketing, consulting, corporate finance, business & technology, and investment clubs. This fee also covers the cost of the MBA retreat and all class picnics.

MSA Student Association Fee
The MSA Association Fee is charged in the fall semester to all MSA students to assist in paying for various club and committee funding requests such as alumni consortiums in San Francisco, Chicago, and New York; lunches or dinners with students and particular corporate executives that come to speak to the MSA program; and club-run career panels for the marketing, consulting, corporate finance, business & technology, and investment clubs. This fee also covers the cost of the MSA retreat and all class picnics.

MSM Student Association Fee
The MSM Association Fee is charged in the fall semester to all MSM students to assist in paying for various club and committee funding requests such as alumni consortiums in San Francisco, Chicago, and New York; lunches or dinners with students and particular corporate executives that come to speak to the MSM program; and club-run career panels for the marketing, consulting, corporate finance, business & technology, and investment clubs. This fee also covers the cost of the MSM retreat and all class picnics.

Law Student Journals Fee
The Law Student Journals Fee is charged in the fall semester to all law students. Each of the journals is comprised of a student editorial board and staff. Membership on the journals is determined by grades and a writing competition that takes place the summer after the first year of law school. Journal membership is desired, if not required, by many employers of Notre Dame Law School graduates. More information about these journals is available at the Law School website.

Bar Association Fee
The Bar Association Fee is charged in the fall semester to all law students. This fee is allocated among each of the law school student organizations to fund speakers, attendance at student conferences, community service and educational programs, and social events.