Higher Education for the 21st Century

Welcome to Minerva


Combining innovative curriculum with immersive global experience, Minerva is the only university built for the 21st century.

In support of a shared commitment to cultivating global citizens and lifelong learners, we are offering a $10,000 scholarship for an IB Diploma Student, admitted to Minerva, who exhibits financial need.

We are now accepting applications for Fall 2017 enrollment. 

Complete the admissions process by the January 17, Regular Decision I deadline.

Global Experience
Innovative Learning
Accessible Admissions
100% Merit-Based Admission

No application fee

No SATs or other standardized tests

No quotas of any kind

No enrollment maximum

The experience is challenging, but applying to Minerva is simple. Begin with our online application and share your basic information. You will then gain access to the Admission Center, and an admissions process that allows you to showcase skills and achievements in unique ways.

Minerva’s tuition is less than a quarter of that at other top institutions, and need-based financial aid is available through scholarships, work study and loans. All qualified students are eligible, regardless of where you come from.

As an IB Diploma student, you are also eligible for a $10,000 need-based scholarship. If accepted, you will automatically be considered for this special scholarship.

Apply now, and begin a new journey.



Jan 17, 2017
Regular Decision I Deadline
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