SAN FRANCISCO, CA – APRIL 18, 2015: Founding class sophomores welcome a new class of incoming freshman during Ascent Weekend at Minerva.
Minerva is a unique 21st century university built on a global four-year education model. It is deliberately designed to enhance intellectual growth and prepare students for success in today's rapidly changing global context. Founded in 2014, the university targets the developing world's rising middle class who seek an elite American education. With a 2.8% acceptance rate among the founding class, Minerva is the most selective undergraduate program in U.S. history.