Welcome Notre Dame College Students!

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We were disappointed to hear the recent decision made by Notre Dame College to cease operations and end enrollment. We understand the importance of completing your degree on time and want to offer support by making the transfer process as simple as possible.

Our residential campus is located in a thriving, small-town community. Franklin was recently voted “Home of Indiana’s Best Main Street” by Visit Indiana. We are located 20 miles south of Indianapolis. In addition to the small-town, cozy environment, you’ll have access to the entertainment, sports, internships, jobs and networking opportunities available in a big city!

Our nearly 1,000 students enjoy 21 DIII men’s and women’s sports34 clubs and organizations, Greek Life, Religious Life and many other involvement opportunities.

Academic Options

We offer more than 50 majors, 40 minors and 13 pre-professional programs in 24 academic disciplines. We also offer an individualized major, allowing students to blend courses and create a unique educational journey.

Our top majors include:

  • Business
  • Accounting
  • Exercise Science
  • Biology
  • Psychology
  • Sociology/Criminal Justice
  • Elementary Education
  • Public Relations
  • Multimedia Journalism (similar to Communications)
  • Computer Science/Software Engineering

Learn more about the academic majors, minors and pre-professional programs available at Franklin College.

How to Apply

Take the next step and apply to Franklin College through our online application or the Common App.

Instant Admission: Notre Dame College students who have achieved a cumulative 2.5 GPA or higher and completed a minimum of 12 credit hours will be immediately admitted to Franklin College. 

Transfer Credit Evaluations: Please send any course descriptions provided by your registrar’s office to admissions@franklincollege.edu. You may be asked to provide course syllabi for credit evaluation. Courses completed with a grade of C-or higher will be considered for transfer credit.

Competitive Financial Aid

Provide your financial aid offer, and Franklin College will quickly do a comprehensive review to provide you with a competitive offer within five business days. 

Add our Institutional Code 001798 to your FAFSA to help us deliver additional financial aid to you.

Let’s Talk

Need additional information about admissions, financial aid or transfer credits?

Makayla Bissonette, Transfer Coordinator

Send your transcripts and other application materials electronically to: