How to Apply

First Time Students

Our compelling undergraduate majors and minors combine the intellectual traditions of the East and West with hands-on learning, radical self-discovery, and a campus culture that is unlike any other.

Transfer Students

Naropa is a transfer-friendly university. In fact, most of our undergraduate students are people who started their degrees one place and are finishing them at Naropa. Why? Because they want a personalized education that will help them develop personally as well as professionally. 

Graduate Students

What if you could earn a master’s degree that goes beyond sitting in seminars to include sitting meditation? As a graduate student at Naropa, you will develop expertise in the theoretical underpinnings of your discipline, but you will also acquire the wisdom and skills for a meaningful life as well as a career.



International Students

No matter where you're from, you'll feel at home at Naropa University. Our students hail from all corners of the world: Canada, Mexico, Brazil, China, Colombia, Romania, Bangladesh, and many places in between. And they continue to come here because—above all else—they're welcomed warmly here.