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We're a private liberal arts college in beautiful Decorah, Iowa.

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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.

Student Life at Luther

98% of students receive financial aid

We strive to make your education affordable through scholarships, work-study opportunities, loans and grants.

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Ideas & Creations Blog

  • Will Heller, Luther College class of 2016

    A Fellowship in Photos

    Visual Media fellow Will Heller reflects on the places that his fellowship at Luther has taken him.

  • Linnea Peterson

    My co-ed cluster: A love story, but not the one you might expect

    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.

  • Kent Lee

    Taking it all apart

    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.

  • Brooke Joyce teaser

    A Luther hymn for Easter

    Professor Joyce shares a composition based on one of Luther's many hymns in commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.

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