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Naropa University Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

1,065 Students

100% Admitted

  • 966 full time
  • 223 part time
  • 305 men full time
  • 537 women full time
  • 137 applied
  • 125 admitted
  • 54 enrolled

397 Undergraduates

$31,000 Tuition/Year

  • 618 Graduates
  • 2 Non-Degree
  • $31,000 in state
  • $170 fees
  • $12,849 room & board
  • $1,256 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Private not-for-profit
Campus Setting: Rocky Mountains Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Master's degree
Level of Institution: Four or more years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Allan from Boulder, CO
  • 0
  • Naropa is not a real college, but a gentle container for those looking to find themselves. Save yourself some time and money by starting a serious meditation practice, making some…

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  • Christine from Boulder, CO
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  • Naropa provides an opportunity for self reflection and personal growth, while encouraging interpersonal relationships and community involvement. You are literally transformed into a new compassionate individual, fully capable and willing to…

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  • Adriana from Trinity, FL
  • 0
  • Naropa is an extremely unique school that is on the cutting edge of contemplative education. I've never found another school that values unique, individual, and specific interests in curriculum before. It's invaluable…

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  • Madigan from Stillwater, MN
  • 0
  • A thorough exploration into the self, the other, the world. Creates a foundation of contemplative education to carry throughout the world. Peaceful discussions, classrooms set-up in a circle.…

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Naropa University
  • Located in Boulder, CO
  • Private not-for-profit
  • 1,065 students enrolled
  • 100% admitted
  • $31,000 annual cost to attend


Student Responses to Review Topic: Am I Enjoying Being Here
  • 5
  • Helen from Hillsdale, MI
  • I am a current student here

    I am loving my time at Naropa. This is a very small campus, with many friendly and familiar faces. The teachers, staff, and students alike are very accepting of any time of diversity, and are the farthest thing from judgmental. I feel very at home and at peace with myself here. It is a very loving and open and caring environment. Teachers and students truly get to know each other.

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