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Luther College Scholarships

700 College Drive Tuition In/Out-State: $35,950 / $35,950 Total Fall Enrollment: 2,481
Decorah , IA 52101-1045 Books and Supplies: $1,040 Applicants Admitted: 72%
(563) 387-1287 On-campus Room and Board: $6,450 Receiving Aid of Some Type: 100% Undergraduate Application Fee: - Receiving Institutional Aid: 100% , $17,442 on average
Source: National Center for Education Statistics
  • Luther College General Information

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    Address 700 College Drive, Decorah, IA 52101-1045
    Phone Number (563) 387-1287
    Web Address
    Mission Statement Located in the small northeast Iowa town of Decorah, Luther College is an undergraduate liberal arts institution of about 2,500 students. The college is affiliated with the Lutheran Church (ELCA).

    Founded in 1861 by Norwegian immigrants, Luther offers more than 60 majors and preprofessional and certificate programs leading to the bachelor of arts degree. Its mission statement emphasizes faith, leadership, and community service. Luther College provides equal opportunity for all qualified persons in its educational programs and activities.

    Type of School Four or more years, Private not-for-profit
    Religious affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church
    Highest degree offered Bachelor's degree
    Calendar Four-one-four plan
    Setting Town, remote from an urban area
    Distance learning opportunities No

    Luther College Size

    Total enrollment 2,481
    Enrolled full time 2,422
    Enrolled part time 59

    Luther College Student Body

    Men enrolled full time 1,033
    Women enrolled full time 1,389
    American Indian/Alaskan Native 0%
    Asian/Pacific Islander 2%
    Black/Non-Hispanic 1%
    Hispanic 2%
    White/Non-Hispanic 80%
    Non-Resident Alien 5%
    Race/ethnicity unknown 9%
  • Luther College Admission Basics

    Admissions office phone number -
    Open admission policy No
    Undergraduate Application fee -
    Applied 3,683
    Admitted 2,657
    Enrolled 627
    Admitted % 72%

    Luther College Admission factors

    Admission test scores Required
    Secondary school GPA Required
    Secondary school rank Required
    Secondary school record Required
    TOEFL Required
    Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
    Recommendations Required
    Formal demonstration of competencies Neither required nor recommended

    Luther College Admission statistics

    Students submitting SAT 15%
    SAT 1 Verbal 25th percentile score 440
    SAT 1 Verbal 75th percentile score 625
    SAT 1 Math 25th percentile score 510
    SAT 1 Math 75th percentile score 640
    Students submitting ACT 91%
    ACT Composite 25th percentile score 24
    ACT Composite 75th percentile score 29
  • Luther College Cost

    In-State Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $35,950
    Out-of-state Tuition, Full-time Undergraduates $35,950
    Books and Supplies $1,040
    On-campus room and board $6,450
    Off-campus room and board $6,450

    Luther College Financial Aid

    Students Receiving Aid 100%
    Receiving Federal Grants 25% , $5,899 on average
    Receiving Institutional Aid 100% , $17,442 on average
    Receiving Student Loans 73% , $6,690 on average
  • Luther College Programs & Majors

    Graduates in 2009/2010 academic year.

    Area, Ethnic, Cultural, and Gender Studies Bachelor
    African-American/Black Studies 4
    Women's Studies 5
    Biological and Biomedical Sciences Bachelor
    Biology/Biological Sciences, General 62
    Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Bachelor
    Accounting 26
    Business Administration and Management, General 53
    Management Information Systems, General 7
    Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs Bachelor
    Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric 29
    Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Bachelor
    Computer Science 12
    Education Bachelor
    Elementary Education and Teaching 36
    English Language and Literature/Letters Bachelor
    English Language and Literature, General 29
    Foreign languages, literatures, and Linguistics Bachelor
    Ancient Near Eastern and Biblical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 0
    Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics, General 1
    French Language and Literature 6
    German Language and Literature 4
    Scandinavian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
    Spanish Language and Literature 26
    Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences Bachelor
    Athletic Training/Trainer 3
    Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN) 31
    History Bachelor
    History, General 20
    Mathematics and Statistics Bachelor
    Mathematics and Statistics 6
    Mathematics, General 15
    Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Bachelor
    Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other 1
    Natural Resources and Conservation Bachelor
    Environmental Studies 18
    Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies Bachelor
    Health and Physical Education, General 43
    Philosophy and Religious Studies Bachelor
    Philosophy 6
    Religion/Religious Studies 10
    Physical Sciences Bachelor
    Chemistry, General 9
    Physics, General 3
    Psychology Bachelor
    Psychology, General 33
    Public Administration and Social Service Professions Bachelor
    Social Work 16
    Social Sciences Bachelor
    Anthropology 5
    Economics, General 14
    Political Science and Government, General 39
    Sociology 15
    Visual and Performing Arts Bachelor
    Art/Art Studies, General 9
    Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General 8
    Music, General 72
  • Luther College Deadlines

    Regular Admissions

    Regular application deadline No closing date
    Priority application deadline -
    Fall application deadline March 1
    SAT Reasoning / ACT scores due -
    SAT Subject score report due -
    College will notify student by September 1
    Student must reply to acceptance by May 1
    Deadline for housing deposit -

    Financial Aid

    Financial aid priority deadline March 1
    Financial aid deadline -
    College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about -
    Student must reply to financial aid decision by May 1

    Early Decision/Action

    Early decision deadline -
    College will notify student of early decision by -
    Early action deadline -
    College will notify student of early action by -

    Transfer Students

    Transfer priority application deadline -
    Transfer priority financial aid deadline -
    Transfer application closing date Rolling admission
    Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms -
    College will notify student of transfer decision by -
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Regent Scholarship

Scholarship Description
$11,500 to $17,000 per year ($46,000 to $68,000 over 4 years). Selection Criteria:Awards are based on the student's SAT or ACT scores, class rank, high school curriculum and extracurricular involvement.Renewable:Yes, up to 8 semesters of full-time enrollment with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 reviewed at the end of each academic year.Notes:First-year recipients of the Regent Scholarship are eligible to participate in "First-Year Honors Conversations," a special course that provides students with broad exposure to the campus intellectual life.
$11,500 - $17,000
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Renewal Criteria
Yes, up to 8 semesters of full-time enrollment with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25 reviewed at the end of each academic year.

Award Criteria Requirements:

Financial need
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