How to Apply

How to Apply

Thank you for your interest in Naropa University. An education here is like no other. Our graduate programs are both academically rigorous and personally transformative. The goal of the Office of Admissions is to find students that are prepared for the work ahead. It is important that you be honest, open, and reflective throughout this application process. In turn, we promise to complete a holistic application review so that your voice may come through and be heard.

Each of Naropa University's graduate programs has its own unique admissions requirements. To learn more, please select your program of interest from the list below.

MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling: Contemplative Psychotherapy & Buddhist Psychology

MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling: Mindfulness-Based Transpersonal Counseling

MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling: Somatic Counseling Body Psychotherapy

MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling: Somatic Counseling Dance/Movement Therapy

MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling: Transpersonal Art Therapy

MA Clinical Mental Health Counseling: Transpersonal Wilderness Therapy

MA Contemplative Education

MA Ecopsychology

MA Religous Studies

MA Resilient Leadership

Master of Divinity

MFA Creative Writing (low-residency)

MFA Creative Writing & Poetics

MFA Theater: Contemporary Performance

Please note: Applicants may not apply to more than one graduate program at a time. Programs cannot be combined into custom, interdisciplinary programs.