Experience the world and learn the skills needed to change it.
Continue National Society of High School Scholars's tradition of leadership at Minerva, the only university built for our rapidly changing global context. Combining rigorous academics with immersive global experience, we're educating the next generation of change makers and innovators.
We are no longer accepting applications for Fall 2020 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.
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.
We are committed to treating every applicant equally, so all admissions decisions are based solely on merit. In addition, all admitted students are eligible to receive need-based financial aid through low-interest loans, work study, and if needed, additional scholarships.
Minerva students share their experiences, in their own words, on our Medium channel.