Golson had been suspended for the fall semester.
Notre Dame Vice President for Public Affairs and Communications Paul Browne said Golson had been admitted to the university Friday afternoon. During the 2012 season Golson was part of an Irish football team that went 12-0 during the regular season and appearing in the national title game.
Golson will not be able to practice with Notre Dame until spring practices begin.
H/T: AP on USA Today