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Christmas at Luther Visit Event

  • Date: Thursday, November 30, 2017
  • Time: All day
  • Location: Jenson-Noble Recital Hall

High school seniors currently involved in music, and their parents, are invited to our visit event that culminates in the Christmas at Luther performance. Now in its 35th year, the musical celebration features performances by six choirs, Luther Ringers, and the Symphony Orchestra. The concert takes place in the college's beautiful Center for Faith and Life.

The schedule for the visit event is flexible based on what you would like to accomplish while on campus. You can arrive in the morning, for the 1:15 p.m. welcome, for dinner, or for the concert.

Morning activities (optional):

  • Audition for a music scholarship--auditions must take place before 1:15 p.m.
  • Meet with an admissions counselor
  • Tour campus
  • Lunch

Afternoon and evening schedule:

1:15 p.m. Welcome and concert preview with music faculty
2:30 p.m. Choice of activity:

  • Participate in a side-by-side rehearsal with music faculty and members of the Luther College bands
  • "Listen, Sing, Play and Improvise" Workshop: facilitated by a music faculty member and current Luther students
  • Attend a class--for students only. Parents will have an opportunity to learn about financial aid, Luther curriculum and student outcomes
  • "Bring your Passport" Session: find out why Luther consistently ranks as one of the top 10 baccalaureate colleges in the nation for the number of students studying abroad
  • Campus tour

3:50 p.m. Current student panel and music tour slideshow
4:45 p.m. Dinner with comments from President Carlson
5:45 - 7:15 p.m. Christmas at Luther concert

Please note, on-campus housing with current students is NOT available for this event.

Questions? Contact Kristin Padilla, Admissions, 563-387-1429