Frequently asked questions




Q. Where is Maharishi School?

Maharishi School is located on the campus of Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa.

Q. Are there any entrance requirements to your school?

Maharishi School has an open admissions policy. Students practice the Transcendental Meditation TM technique twice daily as part of the School's curriculum. Students between the ages of 5-9 must have at least one parent practicing the TM technique.

Q. What are the tuition fees?

Tuition varies by grade and there are discounts for families with more than two children enrolled in school. Some financial aid is available. Click here for more details.
(this link takes you to: http://maharishischooliowa.org/about/admissions/financialaid.html)

Q. How do I enroll?

Please contact the Admissions Office at This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it or call 641-472-9400, ext. 5064.

Q. What colleges in the United States are graduates accepted to from Maharishi School?

Maharishi School is one of only seven college preparatory schools in Iowa and graduates have been accepted by the best schools in the nation for the last 25 years. This includes the following schools:
Amherst College Northwestern University
Air Force Academy Occidental College
Babson College Pennsylvania State University
Bard College Purdue University
Barnard College Randolph-Macon Women’s College
Berklee College of Music Sarah Lawrence College
Boston University Savannah College of Art and Design
Brandeis University Scripps College
Brooks Institute of Photography Skidmore College
Brown University Slade School of Fine Art, London
Bryn Mawr College Smith College
Butler University Southern Oregon University
California College of the Arts St. Lawrence University
Carleton College Suffolk University
Champlain College Sweet Briar College
Chapman University Syracuse University
Claremont McKenna College Tufts University
Colorado College Tulane
Connecticut College The Art Institute of Colorado
Cornell University University of California, Los Angeles
Dartmouth College University of Southern California
DePaul University University of California, Santa Cruz
Drake University University of Chicago
Duke University University of Colorado at Boulder
Grinnell College University of Iowa
Hamilton College University of Montana
Harvard University University of Nevada
Iowa State University University of New Hampshire
Ithaca College University of N. Carolina, Asheville
Kenyon College University of Southern California
Knox College University of Washington
Lewis and Clark College University of Wisconsin-Madison
Maharishi University of Management Webster University
MIT Wellesley College
Middlebury College Whittier College
Mt. Holyoke College Williams College
New York University