Mission, Vision, Core Values


Animated by Duquesne University's Spiritan heritage, we foster interdisciplinary research and collaborative
problem-solving that is oriented and informed by Catholic ideas and ideals.


The Center for Catholic Faith and Culture will become a vital contributor to Catholic intellectual life.

Core values

•      Academic excellence
•      Inclusivity
•      Collaboration
•      Concern for marginalized persons
•      Innovation
•      Impact