Plan a (Virtual) Visit

Due to the coronavirus outbreak, Naropa is offering virtual visit options & events.

Naropa University is unlike any other college or university in the country offering a radically individualized education that allows you to not only explore your deepest passions but also your most profound self.

Is Naropa part of your path? Schedule a virtual appointment and find out. We currently offer:

  • Individual appointments with Admissions Counselors
  • Individual appointment with Student Financial Services
  • Program-specific information sessions
  • Sample classes
  • Experience Naropa open house on Friday, June 26

rSVP for virtual open house

Schedule a Virtual Appointment

Try a virtual sample class

Ways to Experience Naropa 

Tours, Information Sessions, and Experience Naropa Days

Information Sessions

Naropa University is offering virtual information sessions by phone or video.

Information sessions are a great to get your questions answered and learn more about academic offerings and other considerations such as life in Boulder and paying for school.

Sign up for an info session
Campus Tours

Due to the coronavirus pandemic, all in person campus tours have been cancelled until further notice. Please check back for updates as they become available. 

Guided tours are available at all three Naropa campuses, lasting between twenty and forty minutes. 

  • Arapahoe Campus: Home of Naropa College, The Department of Contemplative Psychology, The Department of Contemplative Education, The Department of Environmental Studies, the Department of Wisdom Traditions, and the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies. Guided tours available Monday–Friday at 1 p.m.
  • Paramita Campus: Home of the Graduate School of Counseling & Psychology. Guided tours available Fridays at 3:30 p.m.
  • Nalanda Campus: Home of the School of the Arts, including the Jack Kerouac School of Disembodied Poetics. Guided tours available Wednesdays at 4:00 p.m.

Our Experience Naropa open house has gone virtual!

The Experience Naropa Virtual Open House offers a brief, engaging program where you'll meet staff and faculty that are changing our world for the better. Come for the answers to your questions and learn how a Naropa education will serve you now more than ever. Join us for this special online event that will spark your curiosity and renew your spirit!

See upcoming Dates

rSVP for june 26

Top 10 Reasons to visit Naropa 

  1. Because #snowboarding, #hiking, #climbing, #kayaking, #cycling.
  2. Because Boulder, Colorado, is an iconic college town filled with artists, seekers, extreme athletes, visionaries, entrepreneurs, techies, professors, and characters of all types.
  3. Because you will have the chance to experience the remarkable community that is Naropa.
  4. Because in Boulder you can’t swing a mala without hitting a yoga studio.
  5. Because on any given day you can eat vegan, paleo, locovore, gluten-free, organic, Nepalese, Mexican, Italian, Vietnamese, Thai, Argentine, Creole, Japanese…should we go on?
  6. Because the views of the Flatirons will melt your heart.
  7. Because you will meet people whose lives have been transformed.
  8. Because you can get a fair trade espresso, like, everywhere.
  9. Because the weather. Seriously. 300 annual days of sunshine.
  10. Because this may just be the place where you will find your authentic self.