Practice Periods

How to Apply

Applications can be obtained from the City Center front office or PDF versions can be downloaded by clicking on the links below.

All residential applications must be accompanied by a non-refundable $30 application fee. If you have any questions about the application process, please call or email the City Center Director at 415.354.0383 or

Residential Practice Period Application

Non-residential Practice Period Application

Pure Standards for Residential Zen Training

Sample Practice Period Schedule

Fall 2015 Practice Period at City Center

Zen is our Everyday Life
Led by Abiding Abbot Rinso Ed Sattizahn
September 29 - December 5

Commuter and online options available