Hi, welcome to Luther!

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

A Residential Campus Community

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.

Learn more about financial aid

Ideas & Creations Blog

  • Martin Luther

    Who are we?

    Brad Miller, professor of computer science, uses Luther's mission statement to discover the Luther identity.

  • Preus Library

    Inside Preus Library

    Did you know there's more than just books in the library? Ellen Modersohn, Luther director of publications and design, talks about the most important resource in a library and how to take advantage of everything the Preus Library has to offer.

  • Claire Little

    Late night thoughts

    Claire Little, Luther class of 2018, reflects on her future and how she's relishing her final year as a Norse.

  • Tabita Green teaser

    A farewell and a vision for campus well-being

    Tabita Green, director of web content at Luther, feels lucky to be a part of the Luther community and looks at how Luther can be the change.

Campus Events

Ongoing

Dec 16 (Today)

Dec 30

Jan 7

Jan 8

Don't miss a thing