Joining and Supporting the Institute

The Institute for the Study of Western Civilization is a non-profit corporation registered with the Secretary of State of California and with the United States Internal Revenue Service as an approved 501(3)(c) non-profit charitable foundation. All donations are tax-deductible.

Our classes and lectures are financed by enrollment fees. Other Institute activities, such as our libraries, are financed by donations of gratefully received money and books.

News and Updates

The Institute distributes updates on coming courses and special events by email newsletter to all who are interested.  If you would like to be added to the list, email us at