Summer Preview Days

Summer is a perfect time to visit Luther College and explore the Decorah community! We invite you to join us for an immersive visit experience on:

None of these dates work? Schedule an individual visit!

Campus Visit

From 9:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m. the visit will include:

  • introduction to the liberal arts and academics at Luther
  • overview of the application process
  • campus tour
  • complimentary lunch
  • informational sessions on research, internships, and financial aid
  • current student Q&A

Explore Decorah

At 2:30 p.m., we invite families to explore Decorah with a member of the Luther community as your guide. Activities may include:

  • biking the Trout Run Trail
  • canoeing/kayaking the Upper Iowa River
  • climbing Luther’s high ropes course
  • visiting downtown shops via the Decorah Trolley
  • participating in a local art or music activity

Decorah, Iowa is a community of 8,500 people nestled along the Upper Iowa River in the bluff country of northeast Iowa. Luther's 200-acre main campus is surrounded by an additional 800 aces featuring miles of trails for running, biking, skiing, and biking. Decorah also offers varied shops, multiethnic restaurants, and museums.