Seminars Financial Information

It is very important that finances are not a hindrance to student participation in Social Concerns Seminars. The mission of the Center for Social Concerns and this program is to provide opportunities for learning to all students. Due to the commitment to this mission and generous benefactors, we will work with you to assure that finances are not a barrier to participate. The process for this is outlined below.

Social Concerns Seminars Fee Timeline

Submit Application 

If applying to the Appalachia Seminar or Urban Plunge Seminar, you will be notified via email of acceptance status on a rolling basis.

If applying to one of the smaller seminars, you will be notified vial email of acceptance status shortly after the application deadline.

Seminar Fees 

You will be notified of the seminar fee in the acceptance email.

Seminar fees will be sent to Student Accounts during the week following your immersion. The charge will appear on your Irish Pay account soon thereafter.

Financial Assistance

Please contact with questions about financial assistance. It is very important that this is the first step in order to keep record of requests.

Seminars staff will discuss the possible sources of assistance directly with the student.

Travel Assistance Request

For travel assistance requests, please contact Please note that all fall and spring break immersions will depart from the Notre Dame campus and travel will be provided. 

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Upcoming Events

January 2021

February 2021

Application Open | SSLP 2021
Wednesday, February 3, 2021 (All day)
Social Concerns Fair
Tuesday, February 9, 2021 - 4:00pm to 5:30pm
Application Close | SSLP 2021
Monday, February 15, 2021 (All day)

March 2021

2021 CST Conference: Justice in the World
Thursday, March 25, 2021 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
2021 CST Conference: Justice in the World
Friday, March 26, 2021 - 11:00am to 8:15pm
2021 CST Conference: Justice in the World
Saturday, March 27, 2021 - 9:00am to 12:15pm

April 2021