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    Build Peace with Justice Around the World

    Earn your Master’s Degree in peace and justice studies

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    Promote Dialogue and Collaboration

    Learn how to bring people together

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    Develop Partnerships for Peace

    Working with local peacebuilders

Graduate Programs in Peace and Justice

Increase your potential to transform the world for the better.

Centers and Institutes

Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice

Engaging, building and strengthening communities around the world in fostering peace with justice. Learn more.

Trans-Border Institute

Promoting understanding, dialogue and collaboration between the people and policies of the United States and our southern neighbors. See what's new.

Center for Peace and Commerce

Preparing the next generation of changemakers to build a sustainable world through innovative business principles for peace building, and poverty alleviation. Learn more.

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  • March for International Women's Day in March 2015 with our Indigenous women partner group.

    Alumna Helping Women Flee Gender-Based Violence in Syria

    // September 6, 2016

    By Afarin Dadkhah During her time at the Kroc School, Afarin Dadkhah interned with the Middle East Program at Woodrow Wilson Center in Wash…

  • Juan Carlos Rivas is eager to kickoff the first Leadership, Organizations, and Change class (PJS500) at the Kroc School

    The Power of Leadership as a Process

    // September 6, 2016

    By Juan Carlos Rivas This summer was quite a reflective time for me as I prepared the syllabus and classes for what will be the first Leade…

  • Women PeaceMakers Dove

    Announcing the 2016 Women PeaceMakers

    // August 12, 2016

    The Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, at the University of San Diego’s Kroc School of Peace Studies, is pleased to announc…

  • Cindi Cassady in the field

    Alumna Leading Change in Rwanda

    // August 1, 2016

    By Cindi Cassady I have been living in Rwanda for almost 2 years. For the past year, I have been working as a consultant with the Universit…

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