NDFD’s services include three areas:

Emergency Responses

NDFD provides for the 24 hour life safety needs of our area through fire suppression and emergency medical services delivery. This also includes performing rescues throughout the coverage area.


Fire Safety Inspection & Education

NDFD strives to keep the community safe through the education of staff and students and by performing inspections to ensure adherence to the state fire code and University policies.

Fire Protection System Maintenance

NDFD is also responsible for the inspection, maintenance, and repair of all fire protection systems, which include building fire alarms, water based automatic fire sprinkler systems, and specialized suppression systems for high hazard areas.

From prevention through education to suppression, NDFD provides a full spectrum of service

Fire Prevention Plan

In addition to its first responder role, the Notre Dame Fire Department (NDFD) conducts inspections, trains campus personnel and helps mitigate campus fire hazards.

The Fire Protection Plan provides guidance to the entire campus community regarding fire safety procedures and requirements.