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This is where experiential learning meets academic rigor. Where you challenge your intellect and uncover your potential. Where you discover the work you’re moved to do—then use it to transform our world.

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Naropa University's innovative degree programs blend academics, the arts, mindfulness, and community engagement into an educational experience that will open you up to a world of possibilities.

Signature Experiences

Creative Writing & Literature

Invent your own genre. Analyze Shakespeare, avant-garde cinema, and modern poetry. Write your first novel.

Elementary Education

Obtain a fully accredited professional licensure, bringing the benefit of mindful and compassionate teaching into the lives of the next generation.

Center for Contemplative Chaplaincy

Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies Program

The Certificate in Psychedelic-Assisted Therapies is a 200-hour non-degree, low residency training program featuring a hybrid delivery of online and retreat-based learning.

Online BA Psychology

Three unique components of the program — sharpening intellect, deepinging intuition, and nourishing compassion — will build your confidence and prepare you for future career success.

Religious Studies

Most religious studies programs focus on the intellectual exploration of text, ritual, and culture. At Naropa, we go deeper.

Visual Arts

Become a balanced human being with a conscious art practice, business savvy, and a powerful identity to engage the world.

Yoga Studies

Align your major with your practice in Yoga. Naropa offers both a BA and MA in Yoga Studies. 

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Love Is the Best Superpower

Highlights from Naropa University's 2019 Commencement Ceremony, which was held May 11, 2019, at Macky Auditorium in Boulder, Colorado.

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Interdisciplinary Studies 2021 Capstone Presentations:  How It Ties Together

Interdisciplinary Studies 2021 Capstone Presentations: How It Ties Together

By: Tara Celentano (2022 Clinical Mental Health Counseling)   Interdisciplinary Studies seniors presented their…

“Honoring Others Lives Has Helped Me To Find Value In My Own Life.”

“Honoring Others Lives Has Helped Me To Find Value In My Own Life.”

Memorial Day Reflection by: Dennis Kerr, Naropa Alumnx and Veteran Taps saved my…

2021 Commencement Party Pack!

2021 Commencement Party Pack!

Congratulations Class of 2021!  While we know this academic year required adaptability and…

Naropa Wisdom Traditions Department Announces Launch of 2 New Low-Residency Programs: Masters of Divinity & Masters of Yoga Studies

Naropa Wisdom Traditions Department Announces Launch of 2 New Low-Residency Programs: Masters of Divinity & Masters of Yoga Studies

Naropa University has recently launched a Masters of Arts degree in Yoga Studies. This new program is the culmination of almost fifty years of Naropa serving as a unique higher-educational setting for the study and practice of yoga.


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