Inside College Admissions

We work with thousands of students each year as they go through the college search process. We know it can be a stressful time, but it doesn’t have to be that way. Luther’s Inside College Admissions blog covers many topics. Campus visits, applying for college, getting financial aid, and preparing to arrive at college—to name a few. Browse for tips, ideas, and reassurance. We’re here to help!

Get some tips on how to prepare for ROAD (Registration, Orientation, and ADvising) from experienced Luther students and faculty.

April 2, 2024

Learn about ways you can better manage your use of technology and achieve more balance with your personal health, relationships, and learning.

February 8, 2024

Read about some planning and learning strategies that can help you build a foundation for academic success.

December 21, 2023

As a first-generation college student, you’ll encounter challenges and triumphs as you navigate uncharted territory. Read this post to learn where you can find help and community along the way.

December 21, 2023

Learn how to anticipate potential holiday stressors and why a little self-care goes a long way when it comes to maintaining good mental health.

December 15, 2023

Technology plays an important role in our every day lives, but sometimes it can have negative effects on a healthy lifestyle. Read some tips on ways you can move more and stay fit!

October 1, 2023

College is a time for maturing both academically and in life. Knowing how to manage your self care is important to being successful.

September 16, 2023

Are you feeling a little anxious about how to make friends at college? This post describes some simple ways for you to have fun and meet new people.

September 4, 2023
Parent loading the car to help their student move home for the summer.

College students experience lots of growth throughout the academic year that makes them more independent. In this post, Counseling Service Director Meg Hammes shares some thoughts on what parents and students should discuss before or immediately after returning home for the summer.

May 11, 2023

Gathering the right information to complete the FAFSA is an important step in preparing for college. Read this post to learn what you’ll need and some tips to help you successfully navigate the process!

November 22, 2022