Parent & Family Resources

Leaving for college can be an exciting and challenging time as it is a big transition for the students and their families. There are questions that you and your student may have that range from what to pack, will they make friends, what food will they eat, and will they will safe? Here at Naropa, your student’s safety and well-being are crucial. This page is designed to share resources that will help you understand what Naropa has to offer your student and yourself during their time here!

The Naropa Experience

This is where experiential learning meets academic rigor. Where you challenge your intellect and unlock your potential.


Naropa University is located in Boulder, Colorado, a quintessential college town. But it’s also a great food city, mecca for extreme athletes, entrepreneurs, and spiritual seekers, and one of the most beautiful and progressive cities in America.

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Resources for Your Student

Resources for Your Student

This brief resource guide for parents and families is a great resource to get you started on your journey! We would also like you to know that you can always contact us at  with questions.