• Move-In Day is Aug. 31, 2019!

    You won't have to lift a finger. We've got you covered!

New Students 2019

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

  • Monday, June 10, 2019 (FULL)
  • Monday, June 17, 2019
  • Monday, June 24, 2019
  • Thursday, August 29, 2019 (for students who live 350+ miles from campus)

Learn more about ROAD!

Move-In Day

Move-in day for first-year students is August 31.

  • Residence halls open 8:30 a.m.
  • Reception for parents starts at 3:30 p.m.
  • Parents leave campus by 5:00 p.m.

Classes start September 4!

Family Weekend

Family Weekend is September 20–22, 2019. Book lodging early!

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. (Not available for ROAD!)


Facebook Group

Connect with your classmates on the Luther 2023 Facebook group. No parents allowed!