North Dome

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(574) 631-0837 // View on Campus Map - Access at Gate 2 of Joyce Center

North Dome to reopen on August 30

RecSports is eager to announce that the North Dome will reopen for the Notre Dame community of August 30. Click here for more info on RecSports’ resumption of standard operations.

Updated waivers for 2021 – 2022 year

All users of RecSports facilities will need to sign onto recregister.nd.edu to sign and acknowledge the updated facility use waiver in order to swipe into and have access to our facilities. Upon logging into RecRegister for the first time as of August 1, the Adult Facility Access Waiver will pop up. Additionally, participants will also need to sign the Climbing & Bouldering Wall waiver. This will enable you to climb, shall you want to utilize the Climbing & Bouldering Wall during the 2021 – 2022 year. To complete the waivers:

  1. Read through the Adult Facility Use waiver and scroll to the bottom.
  2. If you agree to the terms of the waiver, click the gray box to digitally sign the waiver.
  3. Sign the waiver in the box.
  4. Click Save.
  5. Click Sign Now.
  6. Once you hit Sign Now, the Climbing & Bouldering Wall waiver will pop up. Repeat steps 1 – 5 for the Climbing & Bouldering Wall waiver.

If a waiver is not completed, the user will not have access. We encourage all of our users to complete the waiver prior to visiting our facilities to help us limit long lines for entry.


North Dome Hours: January 24 – May 5

  North Dome Hours
Monday – Friday 4:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Saturday & Sunday Noon – 11:00 p.m.

Spring Interim Schedule: Tuesday, January 4, 2022 - Sunday, January 23, 2022

North Dome
CLOSED

Upcoming Modified Hours & Closures

      North Dome Closed 
Friday January 28 DeCicco Duals – Varsity Fencing CLOSED
Saturday January 29 DeCicco Duals – Varsity Fencing CLOSED
Sunday January 30 DeCicco Duals – Varsity Fencing CLOSED
FrIday February 4 Flyin’ Irish ROTC CLOSED
Saturday February 5 Flyin’ Irish ROTC CLOSED
Thursday February 17 Junior Parents Weekend CLOSED
Friday February 18 Junior Parents Weekend CLOSED
Saturday February 19 Junior Parents Weekend CLOSED
Sunday February 20 Junior Parents Weekend CLOSED
Tuesday-Friday March 22 – 25 NCAA Fencing CLOSED
Saturday-Sunday March 26 – 27 NCAA Fencing CLOSED
Monday March 28 NCAA Fencing CLOSED

Spring Mid Semester Schedule: Friday, March 4, 2022 – March 13, 2022

    North Dome Hours
Friday March 4 4:00p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
Saturday March 5 CLOSED
Sunday March 6 CLOSED
Monday-Saturday March 7-12 CLOSED
Sunday March 13 Noon – 11:00 p.m.

Easter Break Schedule: Thursday, April 14 – Sunday, April 17, 2022

    North Dome Hours
Thursday April 14 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.
Friday April 15 CLOSED
Saturday April 16 Noon – 4:00 p.m.
Sunday April 17 CLOSED

Reading Days & Exam Week: Wednesday, April 27 - Friday, May 6, 2022

    North Dome Hours
Wednesday – Friday April 27 – 29 4:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Saturday April 30 Noon – 11:00 p.m.
Sunday May 1 Noon – 11:00 p.m.
Monday – Thursday May 2 – 5 4:00 – 11:00 p.m.
Friday May 6 4:00 – 7:00 p.m.

Senior Week: Saturday, May 7 – Thursday, May 12, 2022

    North Dome Closed
Saturday – Sunday May 7 – 8 CLOSED
Monday – Thursday May 9 – 12 CLOSED

Commencement Weekend: Friday, May 13 – Sunday, May 15, 2022

    North Dome Closed
Friday – Sunday May 13 – 15 CLOSED

Open Recreation

In an ongoing effort to meet the needs of the Notre Dame community, RecSports offers drop-in recreation to give priority to those wishing to play specific sports. During drop-in recreation, activities aren’t setup by default. If your group would like to request a setup, please visit the North Dome Front Desk and request your desired activity. Drop-in recreation is available for:

  • Badminton
  • Pickleball
  • Volleyball

Additionally, basketball and table tennis are always available at the North Dome.