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As of August 13, 2021:

* Please note that a supply chain issue due to the COVID pandemic has caused a shortage globally in retail products. This includes the Nike polo shirts Notre Dame uses for outfitting our students’ uniforms. We are closely monitoring the situation with our uniform vendor and we will provide further information as it becomes available. 

  • Students that have an ND polo are encouraged to wear the uniform polo. If you have been unable to order a polo your son will be allowed to wear any color polo shirt.
  • Dress, golf, or cargo shorts may be worn through September 30th.
  • Belt
  • Sneakers, boat shoes, or dress shoes
  • Socks 

Appearance Code

All students are expected to comply with the Appearance Code beginning the first full day of classes. The Appearance Code helps a student maintain a sense of respect for himself as well as for the school community. Students should plan to purchase new clothing during their four years to ensure a proper fit. Students’ appearance should be neat and clean. 

  • Green or White Polo shirt with the new Notre Dame logo or any collared, full button-down Oxford-style dress-shirt with collar 

  • Any solid color dress pants, Dockers, or chinos

  • Pants should not be ripped as a matter of style

  • Pants must not in any way resemble cargo pants, have elastic cuffs, and cannot have more than 4 pockets (2 in front and 2 in back)

  • Belt and socks

  • Casual/dress shoe or athletic sneakers

  • Flip-flops are not permitted

  • Notre Dame grey sweater fleece with the new logo or Sport-Tek Sport-Wick Stretch 1/2-Zip Pullover with the new logo (not required). Green or White Polo shirt with the new Notre Dame logo or any collared, full button-down Oxford-style dress-shirt with collar must be worn underneath. 

Summer Appearance Code

First day of school to September 30th and May 1st to the end of the school year

  • Green or White Polo shirt with the new Notre Dame logo

  • No long sleeve shirt can be worn under the Polo shirt

  • Any solid color dress or cargo shorts - No athletic or denim shorts

  • Belt and socks

  • Casual/dress shoe or athletic sneakers

  • Flip-flops are not permitted

Students must purchase the Notre Dame polo shirt, the grey sweater fleece and Sport-Tek Sport-Wick Stretch 1/2-Zip Pullover through the Notre Dame school store or online at the school’s website: www.shopnotredamehs.com. Notre Dame face masks will be available soon! (While face masks will be mandatory, students are not required to wear an ND face mask).