Admission to Mukpo Institute
To apply, submit a Mukpo Institute Application and at least three recommendations. Please have your references send their completed recommendation forms directly to the Mukpo Coordinator. There is an application fee of $30.
- Complete the 2018 Mukpo Institute Application.
- Download the 2018 Mukpo Institute Recommendation Form.
Individual programs that are part of the Mukpo Institute curriculum may be taken without an application. Registration for individual programs within the curriculum is available on the Karmê Chöling website.
Applications for Mukpo Institute are rolling and can be submitted at any time. Applicants will automatically be considered for the next semester unless otherwise indicated. Generally, applications submitted less than three weeks before the next semester will be considered for the following semester.
2018 Fall Semester: September 5 – November 29
(*Exact dates subject to change)
2019 Spring Semester: February 22 – May 5*
Applicants will be notified of the admission decision within two weeks of receiving all application materials, which include:
- Mukpo Institue Application
- Three letters of recommendation
- Full application fee
Please know that Karmê Chöling’s living space is in a converted farmhouse and, like most older homes in northern climates, is prone to mold. Experts have assured us that the molds found at Karmê Chöling are relatively benign. We follow mitigation protocols, but if you are severely immune compromised, please think carefully about your plans to spend time here. We are not able to control some environmental factors at Karmê Chöling.