Departments & Organizations
Alliance for Catholic Education (ACE)
ACE offers formation programs that lead to master’s degrees in education as well as professional services to sustain, strengthen, and transform Catholic K-12 schools.
Campus Ministry provides students and the Notre Dame family an opportunity to grow spiritually through worship, prayer, reflection, service and faith education opportunities.
Center for Social Concerns (CSC)
The Center for Social Concerns provides students with worldwide community-based learning, research and service that follow in the Catholic tradition of social service.
Center for Philosophy of Religion
The Center for Philosophy of Religion is focused on promoting work on topics in the philosophy of religion and philosophical theology, while encouraging the development and exploration of Christian and theistic philosophy
Center for the Study of Religion
The Center for the Study of Religion and Society at Notre Dame is dedicated to advancing social scientific understanding of religion in society through scholarly research, training, and publications.
Center for Ethics and Culture
The Notre Dame Center for Ethics and Culture is the leading center for scholarly reflection within the Catholic intellectual and moral tradition.
Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism
The Cushwa Center for the Study of American Catholicism is the leading center for the historical study of Roman Catholicism in the United States.
Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies
The Helen Kellogg Institute for International Studies creates a space for those interested in international affairs can engage with one another and with issues that are crucial to society.
Institute for Church Life (ICL)
The Institute for Church Life serves as an integral component of the University's larger mission of teaching, research, and service to society and to the Catholic Church.
Joan B. Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies
The Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies focuses on the causes of violent conflicts and the strategies for building sustainable peace.
Sacred Music at Notre Dame
Sacred Music at Notre Dame is an interdisciplinary program that aims to lead the international conversation about the arts and the sacred.
Tantur Ecumenical Institute for Theological Studies
The Tantur Ecumenical Institute offers programs of continuing education and spiritual renewal for clergy and members of religious communities as well as serving as a welcoming place in the Holy Land for visitors from all over the world.
Department of Theology
The Department of Theology represents the heart of the education in faith and reason that the University of Notre Dame strives to give to its students.