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The Student Experience

Life outside the classroom is a huge part of your experience at Naropa University.

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There are numerous opportunities for you to get involved and enjoy community.  Join one of our many student groups, or create your own student group and share your passion and gifts! Represent your academic program on Student Union of Naropa (SUN), our student government. Serve the community through a service project.  Create your own event and experiences on campus. We are committed to helping you find a fun and fulfilling way to share your unique talents and interests.

On-campus events include speakers & panel presentations, community dialogues, career development offerings, films, celebrations, art exhibits, leadership development workshops, and performances. The university hosts on-going weekly community yoga classes, meditation and other contemplative practices, wellness offerings, and student group meetings and activities. You can also take advantage of the endless variety of activities in the town of Boulder and the surrounding foothills of the Rocky Mountains.

There’s an incredibly vibrant community here at Naropa University. Get involved—create community!

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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.