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At Naropa, we offer a diverse range of academic programs that align with your heart-centered aspirations and empower you to channel your passions into meaningful academic pursuits. Whether you are drawn to the contemplative arts, psychology, environmental studies, social justice, literature, or any other field, our curriculum is designed to blend traditional academics with contemplative practices to create a holistic and transformative learning experience. Our dedicated faculty members, many of whom are leaders in their respective fields, are committed to guiding you through a curriculum that fosters both intellectual growth and personal development. With small class sizes and a close-knit community, you’ll find an environment where your unique perspective is not only valued but also encouraged as you delve into your chosen academic path and contribute to the evolution of society and our planet.

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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.