From morning rituals like running and yoga to intensive, location-based learning with leading figures and organizations, Minerva offers a wide range of stimulating pursuits outside of class.
This film, shot during a single day in San Francisco, exhibits the depth and breadth of the student experience in the first residential location.
Minerva attracts students from extremely diverse backgrounds, who share a common sense of purpose. They are energized by the prospect of solving complex challenges and making a positive impact on the world.
Explore the stories of these multi-faceted students, as they reflect on their semester in Seoul, South Korea. From studying infectious diseases to gaining artistic inspiration from the vibrant environments that surround them, they explore the Asian mega-city based on their academic and personal interests.
At Minerva, learning includes growth beyond the academic setting. Through student-led social activities and a range of Student Initiatives (SIs,) you will also be encouraged to cultivate physical and emotional wellbeing.
From outdoor excursions to artistic and spiritual enrichment, SIs provide a platform for sharing interests and maintaining personal balance.
The examples here demonstrate a variety of activities and groups Minerva students have already initiated.
Applications for Fall 2023 are closed.
If you want to apply for Fall 2024 or a later term, you can begin part 1 now.