Frequently Asked Questions

Will the Voyageur, Buffalo, Tim Hortons, and Otto’s be open during the RED Forum?

No. In order to ensure that everyone gets to participate in the RED Forum, food trucks will be parked in Building M to provide you with a variety of lunch options from 11:00am to 1:30pm. Please note that it will be cash-only for the food trucks. Coffee, water and popcorn will be available throughout the day in the Voyageur and the Cave.

I work at NDC and have a parking spot; will I be able to use it?

Yes, you will be able to use your assigned parking spot that day.

Will employees visiting the Notre Dame Campus be required to pay for parking?

No. There will be no-charge for parking at NDC that day for employees visiting from other campuses. Lots available West 2, 3, 4, and North 4, 5.

What times does the day end?

The day ends at 3:45pm.

Is the breakfast mandatory?

No. Breakfast will be continental from 8:00am – 10:00am in the Voyageur. Choose from whole fruits, baked goods, granola bars and yogurt.

What time does it start?

Opening ceremonies begin in the North Gym at 8:30am.

Do I need to pre-register for the RED Forum?

No. All employees are required to attend. You only need to pick-up your registration package that morning in the Library Hallway.

Do I need to register for the professional development sessions?

No. However, we do encourage you to create a personal schedule on There are 30 professional development sessions being offered that day so there is something for everyone. Simply show up to the session of your choice and if that session is full simply pick another one.

Will any services be available for students that day?

No. Student Services, the Library and The Ox will be closed for the day.