The Catholic University of America

Publications, Videos and Web Tutorials

December 2016 Guidance on The Religious Land Use and Institutionalized Persons Act*

The Center for the Advancement of Catholic Higher Education: A division of the Cardinal Newman Society. Contains publications and resources to assist in retaining the Catholic identity of an IHE.

A Short Guide for Religious Visa Applicants and their Religious Institutions
This is a 10 page guide that will assist religious institutions and visa applicants in navigating the various visa categories that will be relevant when applying for visas for any of a number of temporary religious purposes, such as to attend religious meetings or ceremonies, for formation, other training or academic study. This guide is produced by Scott D. Pollock & Associates, P.C., 105 W. Madison, Suite 2200, Chicago, IL 60602, in collaboration with the USCCB and CLINIC, and is posted with the law firm's permission.

Analysis of Justices' Positions in Key "Aid to Religion" Cases This excellent summary, covering key Supreme Court cases from 1977 (Wolman v. Walter) to 2004 (Locke v. Davey) is provided courtesy of Gene Schaerr, Sidley Austin Brown & Wood LLP

Legal Issues Unique to Religious Educational Institutions summary by Margaret L. O'Donnell, updated 7/8/10

NACUA Notes: Holiday and Religious Displays on Campus: Threading the First Amendment Needle (November 15, 2012)


updated 1-2-17