During the week of March 23-27, we are celebrating “Purple Week”, giving the campus community an opportunity to show their support and bring awareness to our April 17th ND Relay for Life event.  

Monday-Friday: Reckers will be donating $1 for every Purple Reign Smoothie purchase & Purple Feet sales in Lafortune and South Dining Hall for $1 

Monday: Blood drive will be held in the Globe area of Hurley Hall from from 10a.m. to 2 p.m. with the Medical Foundation donating $5 for every blood donor [flyer]

Tuesday: Bootcamp Class with $5 donation from 4-5p.m. at Rolfs in Activity Room 2 [click here to register online]

Wednesday: "Why Do You Relay?" Event on South Quad outside O'Shag from 9a.m. to 2p.m. Stop by to sign a banner and share your reason for joining in the fight against cancer!*

Thursday: Registration Event with purple desserts in both dining halls during dinner hours

Friday: BloodMobile on North side of CoMo with the Medical Foundation donating $5 for every blood donor [click here to register online] & Purple Hair Extensions and Cupcake Bakesale in Coleman Morse from 12-6p.m. [flyer]

*In case of inclement weather, the Why Do You Relay? event from 9a.m.-2p.m. on Wednesday will be moved into the Great Hall of O'Shag! 

Jail N' Bail

Friday, April 17th from 9a.m. - 5p.m. (during the day before Relay for Life!) 

For a minimum donation of $25 you can have your boss, professor, co-worker or even  significant other “arrested” and thrown into jail!  The convict will receive a commemorative ND Relay T-Shirt which they can wear with pride!  If the person being “arrested” would NOT like to be thrown in jail, they have the opportunity to donate a minimum of $5 and receive a  “Get Out of Jail Free” card!  “Arrests” will be made ONLY on the Notre Dame campus. (Arrest requests can be anonymous!) WE WILL BE USING THE EAST LOUNGE IN BASEMENT OF LAFORTUNE AS OUR JAIL.  

To request an arrest, please fill out this form and send to NDSP at Hammes Mowbray Hall by 5:00p.m. on Thursday, April 16th. 


Collectible Notre Dame Calendar




Purchase your collectible Notre Dame calendar now!

18-month calendar (January 2015—June 2016)

12x12, spiral-bound

Cost: $10 if purchased locally, $15 with shipping included

To purchase, please visit the Hammes Notre Dame Bookstore or the Eck Visitors' Center. 



Additonally, the American Cancer Society Office will be selling the calendars from 8:30a.m.-5p.m. Monday-Friday at 130 Red Coach Drive, Mishawaka (directly behind the miniature golf course on Main Street). 

All proceeds to benefit ND Relay for Life for the American Cancer Society.

Admire the beauty of Notre Dame all year long with a collection of 18 photos featuring iconic campus images as captured by the official university photographers. The splendor of Our Lady’s University can be seen through all the seasons of the year.

If you are interested in ordering online, please click here.





Fighting Irish Fighting Cancer T-Shirt

The Amercian Cancer Society Club of Notre Dame are selling Fighting Irish Fighting Cancer t-shirts to benefit Notre Dame's Relay for Life.

Contact: Jessica Brookshire

Cost:  $10 each

T-shirt front

T-shirt back 2


Notre Dame Fire Department Apparel 

The ND Fire Department as part of their Fighting Fires, Fighting Cancer team sells apparel in the Hammes Bookstore, with proceeds benefiting our ND Relay for Life. Please check out their selection of t-shirts, sweatshirts, and full-zip sweaters across from the elevators on the first floor in the men's department.