The Tocqueville Program fosters the study of the role of religion in America’s constitutional republic.

Through public lectures, debates, conferences, and fellowships, the Tocqueville Program seeks to nurture informed conversation, learning and scholarship about the fundamental principles of a decent and just political regime with a particular focus on religious liberty.

"Is Capitalism Moral?" lecture - video now available

Recent Lecture

Rod Dreher spoke on themes of his recent NY Times bestselling book, The Benedict Option.

Event Video

Our Fellows

Fellows receive special invitations to meet, network, and dine with guests and scholars visiting Notre Dame.

Apply to be a Spring 2018 Tocqueville Fellow

Meet Our Fellows