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Are you an EARTHian?

We are looking for future agents of positive change for the world.
If you want to make a change, reduce poverty, promote social justice, take care of our environment, and use the land to create more jobs and sustainable prosperity for communities, then… We are looking for you!

About EARTH:

EARTH is an international university located in Costa Rica, which offers a rigorous four-year undergraduate program in Agricultural Sciences, based on experiential and student-centered learning.
Our prestigious international faculty focuses on providing an education with solid scientific and technical bases, with an emphasis on ethical values, entrepreneurship, and environmental and social commitment.
EARTH offers a unique educational opportunity for those who wish to become leaders of positive change for their countries and for the world.
If you are interested in applying to EARTH University, please fill out this form.
You will then receive an email with information about our Admissions Process, required documents, and our Admissions Application Forms.

Important dates:

For our 2022 academic year, you must send your complete application before January 15th, 2021. If you are selected for our admissions process, a member from our faculty will be directing an admissions test and will also set up an interview with you.
If you are selected for our admissions process, a member from our faculty will be administering an admissions test and also setting up an interview in your country of origin. 

Tuition and scholarships:

EARTH University heavily subsidizes the education costs of all its students. The monthly amount charged for tuition, student services, health insurance, room, and board represents only a portion of the total annual costs per student.
The costs for the 2021 academic year will be US $2,500 per month, payable per quarter.
We have a scholarship program for students who qualify. To be considered for available scholarships, the applicant must meet the following criteria:

  • Pass our aptitude exam and interviews with high scores.
  • Have an economically disadvantaged background and prove financial needs.
  • Demonstrate leadership and desire to support and give back to his/her communities.
  • Academic program:

    Our curriculum provides a thorough insight into sustainable agriculture and offers students the opportunity to learn by doing, run their own business, complete an international internship, and work with local community members to address real-world problems.

    What makes EARTH unique: