Working at Naropa

Current staff, faculty, and student openings

Naropa University requires that all current students, faculty, and staff receive the complete COVID-19 vaccination series prior to their start date in order to study, teach, work, or attend any on-campus activities. Naropa employees are required to provide proof of full vaccination during the pre-boarding process prior to start date. For those wishing to request an exception to the vaccine policy, instructions and an online form are available here:

All offers of employment at Naropa University are considered “contingent” until a record of vaccination has been provided to Human Resources OR the new employee has requested an exception to the policy according to the procedure. If you have any questions please email

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Naropa University's organizational culture is casual yet professional and reflects our Boulder, Colorado location, as well as our commitment to contemplative education, diversity, and environmental sustainability. A spiritually inspired and holistic approach to education permeates everything we do. Our employees come from backgrounds in every industry and from around the world, all drawn here for one purpose: to support the fulfillment of our unique institutional mission.

Naropa is committed to and engaged in an active process of creating an inclusive, diverse community. We ask that applicants for all of our positions possess a willingness to co-create an inclusive community and actively participate in related professional development, including openness to feedback and on-going self-examination.

In addition, we are committed to the principles of nondiscrimination in all terms and conditions of employment. We do not discriminate against applicants or employees on the basis of age, race, sex (including pregnancy), color, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, genetic information, transgender status, or any other status protected by law.

We invite you to take a few minutes to explore our Fostering Inclusion Learning Bytes.

Finally, the University’s Annual Campus Safety & Security report can be accessed by clicking here.

We welcome you to review our job postings and apply to those for which you are interested and feel you are qualified. After applying, applicants receive an email acknowledging receipt of their application and will also receive status updates with information on where they are in our recruitment process.

If you have questions about a specific position, please email us at

If you're interested in visiting us, we welcome you! Tours of our Arapahoe Campus, located at 2130 Arapahoe Avenue in Boulder, are conducted daily at 1 p.m. by the Office of Admissions.

Note, successful applicants must be able to provide proof of identity and eligibility to work in the United States within three days of hire.