New Students

Welcome to Luther! We're so glad you're joining our community. This website is designed to help you navigate the (sometimes overwhelming) process of becoming a college student.

At a Glance Dates and Times

Registration, Orientation, and Advising Day (ROAD) Dates

Due to replacing our on-campus ROAD experience with a virtual experience, we have updated our ROAD dates. Please mark your calendar with these new dates:

  • Monday, June 29, 2020 (THIS SESSION IS FULL)
  • Monday, July 13, 2020
  • Monday, July 20, 2020

Learn more about ROAD!

Move-In Day

Luther will be using a staggered move-in model for first-year students on Saturday, August 29, and Sunday, August 30. Students will receive more information in July about their specific move-in date and time.

Classes start Wednesday, September 2!

Family Weekend

Due to COVID-19, the status of the 2020 Family Weekend is currently being determined. Stay up-to-date by visiting our Family Weekend page.

How to Get Here

If you're coming by car, search for "Luther College" in your favorite map app or use these driving directions.

During the academic year, you may also use Luther's shuttle service, which provides efficient, low-cost transportation for students as they travel to and from areas in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, and Iowa, including two major airports. Get tickets here.

Lodging