• Banner Photo

    Build Peace with Justice Around the World

    Earn your Master’s Degree in peace and justice studies

  • Banner Photo

    Promote Dialogue and Collaboration

    Learn how to bring people together

  • Banner Photo

    Develop Partnerships for Peace

    Working with local peacebuilders

Master of Arts in Peace and Justice Studies

Increase your potential to transform the world for the better.



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.

News USD School of Kroc Events RSS

TBI Director Ev Meade Crunches the Numbers on Asylum

Data from the Trans-Border Institute at the University of San Diego shows that of 7,775 asylum cases from Mexico decided by the U.S. governm…

Nepali Woman PeaceMaker Wins Prestigious Book Award

Radha Paudel, an IPJ Woman PeaceMaker from 2012, recently received a prestigious literary honor, the Madan Parskar, for her book Khalangama …

WorldLink Premieres Video Featuring Voices of Youth

In a new video, WorldLink summer intern Ninett Rodriguez captures the voices of youth leaders from San Diego and Baja Mexico explaining…

Senior Program Officer Presents at Leadership Forum in Vancouver

Jennifer Freeman, IPJ senior program officer for women, peace and security, will present at the FRED Forum, a leadership development confere…

More InformationSee more News



Idea Lab Series Kickoff: Inspire with Tiffany Persons, Shine on Sierra Leone

12:30 p.m. – 2 p.m.
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice Theater


Public Forum on Immigration Reform

6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice Theatre


Kroc School Homecoming Brunch

9:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice G/Patio

More InformationSee more Events