We're a private liberal arts college in beautiful Decorah, Iowa.
At Luther you are at the intersection of passionate people and big ideas. Over cups of coffee, in the classroom, and halfway around the world, our faculty will inspire you for life.
Campus is the center of life at Luther. First-year residence halls are designed to help you meet new people and make lifelong friends. You’ll find a home here.
A Luther education can take you anywhere. Among 2014 graduates, 97% went on to employment, graduate or professional school, or to volunteer positions within seven months.
Luther junior Linnea Peterson shares the story of how she and her cluster mates have created their very own version of a Hogwarts common room right on the Luther campus.
Professor Lee shares thoughts on how developing and improving a program helped him to realize that taking things apart and looking at them on a smaller scale can help us to enjoy the relationships we build with one another.
Professor Joyce shares a composition based on one of Luther's many hymns in commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.
While many recognize the value of educating students in trade skills and STEM, some argue for these fields of study to the detriment of the liberal arts and humanities. As the Luther community discusses the unique challenges of maintaining its identity as a Norwegian college of the church in the 21st century, Professor Kopf shares his thoughts on protecting the liberals arts.