Higher Education for the 21st Century

Welcome to Minerva


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

Minerva is already home to Olympiads from all over the world, who seek to continue their pursuit of academic and innovate excellence at the only undergraduate institution of its kind.

To support Olympiad's and Minerva's combined commitment to pursuing academic curiosity and excellence, we are offering a $10,000 scholarship to an Olympiad student, who is admitted to Minerva and exhibits financial need. 

Apply by the November 1 Early Action 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 our unique admissions process with the online application. From there, you will gain access to a personalized Admission Center, where you will be guided through a series of engaging challenges that allows you to demonstrate your skills; if you enjoy Olympiad, you will enjoy Minerva's challenges. In addition, you will be asked to share your proudest accomplishments both in an outside academics — another opportunity to showcase your Olympiad achievements.

Minerva's tuition less than a third of that at other top universities, and we also provide need-based financial aid for all qualified students, regardless of where they come from.

Apply by the November 1 Early Action deadline.



Early Action Deadline
November 1, 2018
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