Luther College

700 College Drive - Decorah, IA 52101
  • Region: Plains States
  • Campus Setting: Small Town
  • Size: Small

Luther College is home to more than 1,800 undergraduates who explore big questions and take action to benefit people, communities, and society.

Located in the stunning bluff country of Decorah, Iowa and with learning opportunities around the world, Luther's experiential approach to education and its supportive community inspire students to learn actively, live purposefully, and lead courageously for a lifetime of impact.

Our 60+ academic programs, which range from neuroscience to visual communication, emphasize real-world experience and foster curiosity to prepare students for limitless possibilities.

Our rich campus life — including 19 NCAA III teams, two dozen musical ensembles, and more than 80 student organizations — encourages student learning, growth, and friendship outside of the classroom.

We strive to create a welcoming campus for all, offering financial aid to 99 percent of our students, who hail from 39 states and 74 countries.

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About Luther College

About Luther Located in the vibrant town of Decorah in northeastern Iowa, Luther is an undergraduate liberal arts college affiliated with the Lutheran Church (ELCA).

Mission Statement

In the reforming spirit of Martin Luther, Luther College affirms the liberating power of faith and learning. As people of all backgrounds, we embrace diversity and challenge one another to learn in community, to discern our callings, and to serve with distinction for the common good.