Events for Prospective Students
Each year, Naropa University's Office of Admissions puts on a variety of on-campus events to help introduce prospective students to Naropa's unique educational approach and student experience. If you are interested in applying to Naropa, these events are not to miss!
Undergraduate Open Houses
Undergraduate Open Houses provide a chance for prospective undergraduate students and their families to engage with Naropa's campus culture and curriculum in person. These one-day events include an introduction to contemplative education and practice, an explanation of our one-of-a-kind curriculum, student panels, a resource fair, sample classroom experiences, and time to meet with faculty, admissions staff, and financial aid counselors.
2012/2013 Undergraduate Open Houses:
- September 14, 2012
- October 22, 2012
Transfer Student Open Houses
In these events designed especially for transfer undergraduate students, applicants will get the chance to learn about Naropa; meet with faculty, students, & alumni; speak with admissions counselors; and explore how Naropa fits into their future. These evening events are relaxed, and our friendly staff is here to help you understand how you can use your past college experience and credits to begin your Naropa journey. These events will last from 7:00pm to 9:00pm.
2012/2013 Transfer Student Open Houses:
- February 18, 2013
Undergraduate Preview Weekends
Undergraduate Preview Weekends offer prospective undergraduate students and their families the opportunity to experience Naropa firsthand. These two-day events include an introduction to contemplative education and practice, sample classes, student and parent panels, activity fairs, tours of campus and Snow Lion housing, financial aid sessions, group activities, meals, and more! Whether you are still considering applying or have already been accepted, an Undergraduate Preview Weekend is a great chance to get a feel for how a Naropa education could meet your unique educational and personal needs.
2012/2013 Undergraduate Preview Weekends:
- November 9 - November 10, 2012
- March 8 - March 9, 2013
Graduate Open Houses
Graduate Open Houses provide a chance for prospective graduate students and their families to engage with Naropa's campus culture and curriculum in person. These events include a talk on contemplative education, an introduction to contemplative practice, student performances, financial aid presentations, and time with faculty from all graduate departments, admissions staff, and financial aid counselors.
2012/2013 Graduate Open Houses:
- October 8, 2012
- Spring 2013: To Be Announced
Graduate Psychology Preview Days
Graduate Psychology Preview Days is a weekend specially designed to give prospective students in-depth information about Naropa's MA psychology degree programs. Packed with information and activities designed to familiarize prospective students with psychology at Naropa, the Preview also gives a general overview of Naropa's unique academic environment and student life as well. Events include: President's talk on contemplative education, introduction to contemplative practice, panels and discussions with current students, faculty, and alumni, class participation, and more!
2012/2013 Graduate Psychology Preview Days:
- October 26 - October 27, 2012
Webinars and Live Chats
Webinars are online presentations for prospective students that explain the various aspects of Naropa's unique education. These webinars also include the chance to chat live with Naropa staff, faculty, and students! All webinars take place from 6:00pm - 8:00pm (MST), and can be accessed by visiting this URL: https://meet22023824.adobeconnect.com/webinar.
2012/2013 Webinars and Live Chats:
- August 29, 2012 - Admissions Overview
- October 12, 2012 - Spring Admissions Live Chat
- December 19, 2012 - Admissions FAQs (New time: 5:30-6:00pm MST)
- January 30, 2013 - Financial Aid Through Naropa (Two times! 11:00am-1:00pm and 6:00-8:00pm MST)
- February 27, 2013 - Low-Residency and Non-Degree Options At Naropa
- March 13, 2013 - Transfer Students Overview
- April TBD - Introduction To Contemplative Education
- May 22, 2013 - The Outcomes and Careers Of Naropa Graduates
Every year the Office of Admissions offers off-campus events across the United States. Please see our On The Road schedule for when we'll be near you!
Need more information, or want to RSVP?
Please contact our Events and Visitation Coordinator at the following:
Phone: 303-546-3572 or 1-800-772-6951