The Institute for Latino Studies advances understanding of the fastest-growing and youngest population in the United States and in the U.S. Catholic Church.

ILS strengthens Notre Dame’s mission to prepare transformative leaders in education, the professions, the arts, economic and civic participation, faith, and family life among Latinos and all members of our society.

Come visit ILS at its new home! Now located on the 3rd floor of Bond Hall.


ILS Faculty Fellow Prof. Jason Ruiz receives 2019 Sheedy Award for Excellence in Teaching more

In the news: Todd Miller lecture “Storming the Wall: Climate Change, Migration and Homelands Security” covered in The Observer more

Latino Studies scholars travel to Mexico to collaborate with Monterrey Institute of Technology more

President and General Counsel of MALDEF Thomas Saenz to give this year's Transformative Latino Leadership Lecture Oct 1 more

Journey to El Paso, Texas for a three-day gathering of Catholic Latinx organizers, labor leaders, scholars and activists in the Teach-In 2019: Journey for Justice more

In the news: Bond Hall and ILS featured in The Observer more

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2018-2019 YEAR IN REVIEW


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