Non-Degree & Part-Time Students

Charges (2024-25  School Year)

Tuition per credit: $1,830
Deposit: $75 (waived for prior grads)
Reduced rate available for:

  • Decorah area residents (limit: one course per term) $915.00 per credit
  • Graduates (BA or higher) $915.00 per credit

Email & Norse Key

Please read carefully the ITS Access information provided to you by the Registrar’s Office. Financial Services sends billing information to your Luther email and your statement of account is available on

The Technology Fee and Health and Well-Being Fee

The technology fee provides and enhances access to a wide variety of technologies supporting curricular and residential life for all Luther students. Access to Internet bandwidth, web-based resources, academic computing labs and software, multimedia equipment, and services to support these technologies are all  supported through this fee. All students enrolled in 6 or more credit hours will be charged the technology fee, except for itinerant students and high school students enrolled under the postsecondary options act.

J-Term Tuition

Students who aren’t full-time for Fall or Spring semester will be charged by the credit hour for J-Term courses.

Room and Board

Board is available for Non-Degree and Part-time students. Check your options at Dining Services.
Talk with Residence Life regarding room options.  Your room eligibility will vary depending on the number of enrolled credits.

Financial Aid

If you have been a full-time student and are thinking of taking fewer than 12 credits to reduce the cost, please be aware that this has a significant impact on your financial aid package.  Talk with Financial Aid to discuss your personal situation.