Naropa University School Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

Boulder, CO

$33,070

Avg tuition

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About Naropa University

School Type: Private

Status: Non-profit

Accreditation: Regional

Religious Affiliation: N/A While the student experience is largely unaffected at most schools with religious affiliations, some schools place more of an emphasis on religion. Learn how religious affiliations may impact students' experience.

Naropa University is a small private university located on an urban campus in Boulder, Colorado. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 904, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 99%. The university offers 12 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 35%, and a student-faculty ratio of 7:1. Tuition and fees for students are $33,070.

Admissions Breakdown

This school has a high acceptance rate.

This school accepts students at a higher rate than other schools. High acceptance schools welcome 51-100% of all applicants.

Acceptance Rate Insight

99% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Test scores Not required or recommended

High school rank Not required or recommended

High school GPA Required

Completion of college prep program Recommended

High school transcript Required

Letter of recommendation Considered (not required)

Open admission No

Test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) Required

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Learning Environment

Student Body Stats

This school has a student body of fewer than 5,000 students.

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The student-to-faculty ratio at this school is lower than other schools.

This means there are more faculty for each student, which can create an opportunity for more individualized attention and support in your studies.

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904

Students Enrolled

9%

Online Student Enrollment

7:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

Ways Students Can Learn

On-campus
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Demographics

White

72%

Hispanic

12%

Unknown

5%

Two or more races

5%

Black

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

Information not available

Female student population

72%

Socio-economic diversity

50% of students received an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

53%

State Grant Aid

10%

Institution Grant Aid

90%

Pell Grant

50%

Average Aid Awarded

Federal Grant Aid $5,011
State Grant Aid $3,750
Institution Grant Aid $18,573
Pell Grant Aid $4,825

Financial Outlook

$20k

Average salary 6 years after starting school

$25k

Average student debt after graduation

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.