Welcome to the Tocqueville Program at the Universitiy of Notre Dame


The Tocqueville Program is dedicated to fostering the study of the role of religion in American democracy. Through puclic events, outreach seminars, conferences, and fellowships, the Tocqueville Program seeks to create an energetic and stimulating environment for students, professors, the South Bend community, journalists, and policy makers.



Congratulations to 2014-2015 Tocqueville Fellow Brendan Bell, who delivered the Invocation at this year's graduation ceremony. More information can be found by clicking here.



Learn more about what our Tocqueville Fellows have been up to, and meet our upcoming class of undergraduate Fellows.



We have many great events in store for the Fall semester. Visit our events page, or contact us to be added to an announcement list.





Upcoming Events:

Classes begin
Tuesday, August 25


Respect Life Mass
Monday, August 31


Notre Dame Forum
Wednesday, September 16