Admissions & Aid

Admissions & Aid

Naropa University will help you heed that inner voice, urging you to become the person you are meant to be.

Offering transformative undergraduate and graduate programs that combine Eastern and Western thought, Naropa will prepare you for a life of purpose and meaning unique to you and you alone. You’re here because you know it’s time to begin.

Please Note: Due to the delayed release of the 2024–25 FAFSA and the projected timelines for schools to begin receiving FAFSA results, Naropa University anticipates starting to send offer letters to those with completed FAFSAs in April. Please contact us directly if you have any questions. Thanks for your patience.

Extended Deadlines for the 2024/2025 Academic Year

May 1: Financial Aid Priority Deadline

May 1: Naropa Scholarship Application Deadline

May 15: Graduate Enrollment Deposit Deadline

June 1: Undergraduate Enrollment Deposit Deadline

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Explore Naropa’s extraordinary graduate degree programs and find the information you need to apply.

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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 Campuses Closed on Friday, March 15, 2024

Due to adverse weather conditions, all Naropa campuses will be closed Friday, March 15, 2024.  All classes that require a physical presence on campus will be canceled. All online and low-residency programs are to meet as scheduled.

Based on the current weather forecast, the Healing with the Ancestors Talk & Breeze of Simplicity program scheduled for Friday evening, Saturday, and Sunday will be held as planned.

Staff that do not work remotely or are scheduled to work on campus, can work remotely. Staff that routinely work remotely are expected to continue to do so.

As a reminder, notifications will be sent by e-mail and the LiveSafe app.  

Regardless of Naropa University’s decision, if you ever believe the weather conditions are unsafe, please contact your supervisor and professors.  Naropa University trusts you to make thoughtful and wise decisions based on the conditions and situation in which you find yourself in.