iTREDS Application Process

Cohort 5: 2024-2026 Applications are Now CLOSED


Students eligible to apply to become iTREDS Scholars include:

  • Sophomores at Notre Dame and Saint Mary’s College with prerequisites to take data science and artificial intelligence (AI) courses, such as those working towards a Bachelor of Arts/Science in Computer Science (CS), Bachelor of Science in Applied Math, Computer Science & Engineering, Mathematics and Statistics (ACMS), or a Minor in Data Science.
  • Sophomores at Saint Mary’s College who, before starting the program, will have completed both Calculus and Introduction to Computer Programming (CPSC 207) courses.

To join the two-year program, students must apply in their sophomore year to start the program as a junior.

Key Dates:

Application Close Date: April 2, 2024

Notification of Acceptance: April 9, 2024

Application Submission

Applications must be submitted electronically via this form:

Selection Criteria

The iTREDS committee utilizes a holistic review process to ensure that students are seen as a whole and not eliminated nor selected on the grounds of any single measure. Applications are reviewed based on:

  • GPA
  • Statement of Interest
  • Prior Experience
  • Interest and Enthusiasm for Applied Work

Need more information?

For more information on the iTREDS program, please contact Sugana Chawla.