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.

Recent Lecture

Our own Patrick Deneen spoke on themes from his recent book, Why Liberalism Failed.


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Congratulations 2018 Graduates!

Our graduating Tocqueville Fellows will be missed!

Our Fellows

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

Meet Our Fellows