UVA's Mormon Studies program sponsors courses, research, and events in support of the academic study and public understanding of all branches of Mormonism.

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Early Mormon Marriage in Five Phases

United States and Territories in 1850 — This map depicts significant locations in Early Mormon…

Taylor Petrey, “Mormonism and the Critical Study of American Religion”

This course considers important methodological issues that influence the study of religion. Using a variety…

Women’s Rites Podcast (Smith College)

RLDS Women’s Commissioner Marge Troeh, a leading advocate for women’s ordination in her church in…

Programs and Associations

For theological, historical, and cultural reasons, Mormons are inclined to associate. Mormonism has roots in…

Supporting the Program

Your support powers our commitment to teach Mormon Studies in a variety of venues, to continue valuable research on Mormonism, to seed in other institutions the capacity to teach Mormon Studies, and to host nationally-recognized events at UVA.