Higher Education for the 21st Century

A Global University Experience


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

Continue the International Baccalaureate 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. 

To exhibit our commitment to prepare youth to be effective global leaders, we are offering a $10,000 scholarship to an IB student admitted to Minerva who exhibits financial need.

We are now accepting applications for Fall 2022 enrollment.


Follow the journeys of five students of the Class of 2019: Lusana, Jake, Rinad, Florence, and Teodor. From studying infectious diseases to gaining artistic inspiration from the vibrant environments, Seoul unlocks their academic and personal passions.

The Global Immersion series highlights each city in the Minerva residential rotation and focuses on a unique dimension of the Minerva student experience.


Minerva is an opportunity to prove yourself

100% Merit-Based Admissions/

Applications for the Class of 2025 are now open.

Are you ready for a challenge?

• No SATs or other standardized tests

• No application fee

• No ethnic, gender, or national bias

• Need-based financial aid

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Meet Ema, Lithuania, Class of 2024

Read about Ema's decision to attend Minerva and how her experiences with the IB curriculum and debate have prepared her for success.

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