What Makes Us Special

About Naropa University

Inspired by the rich intellectual and experiential traditions of East and West, Naropa University is North America's leading institution of contemplative education. Through its innovative educational approach, Naropa cultivates academic excellence and contemplative insight, infusing knowledge with wisdom and educating the whole person. A private, nonprofit, nonsectarian liberal arts institution located in Boulder, Colorado, Naropa comprises a four-year undergraduate college and graduate programs in education, creative writing, environmental leadership, counseling, psychology, religious studies, and theater.

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Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.3

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 71%
Men 29%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 71%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2019-20  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 8:1

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 121 14 1 0 137

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