|Religious affiliation:||Evangelical Lutheran Church|
|Institution Type:||Private not-for-profit|
|Campus Setting:||Small city|
|Highest Degree Offered:||Bachelor's|
|Level of Institution:||Four or more years|
Augustana College seeks to develop in students the characteristics of liberally educated persons: clarity of thought and expression, curiosity, fair-mindedness, appreciation for the arts and cultural diversity, intellectual honesty, and a considered set of personal values and commitments. Students combine exploration of the arts, sciences, and humanities with in-depth study in their major field(s), guided by an excellent, committed faculty, they grow personally and socially through participation in wide extracurricular and co-curricular opportunities on one of the most beautiful campuses in the country. Special features include innovative interdisciplinary first-year courses, foreign study, and internships – both domestic and international.
Augie is a beautiful campus surrounded by giant trees and Augie's famous black squirrels. Augie is also a campus full of elevation so gaining a freshman 15 isn't easy to do. Not to mention students will meet many students of various backgrounds.Read More
The atmosphere is something I haven't experienced elsewhere. Everyone is friendly and you can get involved in virtually anything! You name it, Augustana has it. If for some reason they don't have it... create it! Odds are that someone else is looking to join your club too!Read More