• 'Immigration: Past, Present, and Future' a panel encouraging conversation on the history and current state of immigration in the United States,

    Immigration Panel

    'Immigration: Past, Present, and Future'

  • Ethnic Arts Festival is designed as an educational and entertaining activity for families with children, as well as a celebration of culture by students.

    Ethnic Arts Festival

    Ethnic Arts Festival is designed as an educational and entertaining activity for families with children, as well as a celebration of culture by students.

  • "Letter from Birmingham Jail" reading performed by some students and a professor in Center For the Arts.

    Martin Luther King, Jr. Day 2014

    "Letter from Birmingham Jail" reading performed by some students and a professor in Center For the Arts.

  • Luther College community celebrated Kwanzaa every year in order to recognize the uniqueness of the African American Heritage - Photo by Maria da Silva - Fall 2013

    Kwanzaa

    Luther College community celebrates Kwanzaa every year in order to recognize the uniqueness of the African American Heritage.

  • MSAA, IFSA, College Ministries and the Luther Diversity Center organized the Muslim festival of Eid al Adha. Eid al Adha, the Festival of Sacrifice, marks the end of the Hajj-the annual pilgrimage to Mecca-and celebrates Abraham's faithfulness and obedience to God.

    Eid Al Adha

    MSAA, IFSA, College Ministries and the Luther Diversity Center organized the Muslim festival of Eid al Adha.

International Admissions

For nearly 150 international students from over 60 countries each year, Luther College provides a world of opportunities.

Students' paths to Luther—from countries such as Ghana, Nepal, India, China, Japan, Norway, Bolivia, Zambia, Vietnam, and Brazil, to name a few—are as varied as the paths they embark upon at graduation. After four years of study, students leave Luther better prepared to make a difference in their graduate or professional school programs, succeed in the workforce, and serve in the world.

To discover the possibilities waiting for you at Luther, we've designed this special site for international students and U.S. students living abroad. Simply click on the links to get started. A world of opportunities awaits you!

Luther Quick Facts

Location: Decorah, IA
Academics: 60+ majors, minors & programs
Students: Nearly 2,400 (90% live on campus)
International Students: 146 students from 61 countries
Faculty: 180 (93% with terminal degree)
Student/Faculty Ratio:
12:1
Alumni:
92.3% find their current job satisfying

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