Higher Education for the 21st Century

A Global University Experience

 

Experience the world and learn the skills needed to change it.

Continue the IB tradition of global understanding at Minerva, the only university built for the 21st century. Combining rigorous academics with immersive global experience, we're educating the next generation of change makers. 

We are no longer accepting applications for Fall 2018 enrollment. If you are interested in applying for a subsequent class, you may begin the first part of the application on our website, and we will reach out to inform you when the admissions process reopens. 

VIDEO // GLOBAL IMMERSION

From morning rituals like running and yoga to intensive, location-based learning with leading figures and organizations, Minerva also offers a wide range of stimulating pursuits outside of class.

This film, shot over the course of a single day in San Francisco, exhibits the depth and breadth of the student experience in the first residential location.

 
Video: Andrew Hida and Jesse Dearing

Minerva is an opportunity to prove yourself — but first you need to apply.

100% Merit-Based Admissions/

Begin the admissions process by completing the application form, and gain access to a personalized Admissions Center where you'll be guided through the remaining steps.

• No SATs or other standardized tests

• No application fee

• No ethnic, gender, or national bias

• Low tuition costs

• Need-based financial aid

Students walking around Berlin

Complete the admissions process by the April 16, 2018 Extended Decision deadline, and, if admitted, you'll be well on your way towards a truly global undergraduate experience beginning in San Francisco.

We are no longer accepting applications for Fall 2018 enrollment. If you are interested in applying for a subsequent class, you may begin the first part of the application on our website, and we will reach out to inform you when the admissions process reopens. 

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