Prepare to be challenged

Higher Education for the 21st Century


Minerva offers a unique university experience for the 21st Century student. Equipped with practical knowledge and experience, Minerva students will graduate prepared to confront the complex challenges of our time.

We are now accepting applications for Fall 2017 enrollment. 

The Regular Decision I deadline is January 17

Global Experience
Innovative Learning
Experiential Learning
Accesible Admissions

100% merit-based admission

No application fee

No quotas of any kind

No SATs or other standardized tests

No enrollment maximum

Top-tier education accessible within your reach. Minerva’s tuition is less than a quarter of that of other highly-selective institutions. In addition,all qualified students are eligible for need-based financial aid.

The experience is challenging, but applying to Minerva is simple. Minerva’s three-part admissions process is designed to be accessible to all, by removing unfair biases and allowing you to showcase your achievements and potential in a unique way not possible in other applications.

Applications for Fall 2017 enrollment are now open. Are you ready for a challenge?



January 17, 2017
Regular Decision I Deadline
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