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

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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

  • Paul Mattson, Luther College executive director of Information Technology Services and staff instructor of computer science

    It's an online day

    Paul explains what an "online day" is AND asks the important questions about feasibility and what it might mean for local schools.

  • Professors Scott Hurley and Char Kunkel

    The challenge of study abroad

    Professors Kunkel and Hurley discuss ways Luther might further enrich our already amazing international studies courses.

  • Betsy Fawcett, Luther College class of 2017

    This is what democracy looks like

    Luther senior Betsy Fawcett explains what democracy looks like to her, starting with engaging locally in one of Decorah's first Town Hall meetings of 2017 with Senator Breitbach, Representative Bergan and Representative Hager.

  • Robert Christman, Luther College associate professor of history

    Luther College launches its commemoration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation

    Professor Robert Christman takes us on a 500-year journey where we'll observe "The Reformation of Everything."

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