NDignite Connection

Sparking Real Change, Together —
in a Unique, Online Learning Community


NDignite Connection is the first big step toward pursuing higher education and becoming a leader for your peers. Offering the program in a secure online setting allows us to serve students from anywhere in the world. The program shares insight into themes like character and leadership development, college planning, critical-thinking and creativity.

As an NDignite Connection participant, you will:

  • Explore a variety of important topics such as stress management, the importance of healthy relationships, and identifying your own leadership style
  • Participate in virtual programming through the secure NDignite Connection Online Learning Center 
  • Learn how you can use your unique talents to become a leader in your school, your community, and beyond
  • Connect with other top 7th and 8th grade students from all around the United States and even Canada
  • Communicate directly with Notre Dame students, faculty, staff, and alumni


* Through partnerships with Notre Dame alumni, NDignite Connection students in the Philadelphia, PA and Camden, NJ areas are able to take part in local service and social events.