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LUTHER COLLEGE DECORAH, DECORAH, IOWA

Decorah, IowaLOCATION
CollegeSCHOOL TYPE
Estd 1861Established Year
  2053Enrollment

Luther College Decorah: Rankings, Courses, Admissions, Tuition Fee, Cost of Attendance & Scholarships

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Established in 1861, Luther College is a private liberal arts college in Decorah. Luther has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,005 with a rural setting and the campus size is 200 acres. It utilizes a 4-1-4- based academic calendar and ranked #100 in the best college of liberal arts in the 2020 edition.

Rankings

  • According to US News and World Report (2020), Luther College ranked
    • #51 in best value schools.
    • #100 in national liberal arts colleges.
    • #185 in top performers on social mobility.
  • Forbes has ranked Luther College as-
    • #75 in the Midwest.
    • #228 in private colleges.
    • #344 in top colleges 2019

Highlights

University TypePrivate
Campus SettingRural
UG Application PortalOfficial Website/ Common Application
Annual EndowmentUSD 161.3 mil
Student Retention Rate84%
Work-Study ProgramYes
Mode of ProgramsFull time
Campus Housing Capacity1,800
Annual Cost of Attendance$57,640
Admission Helpdesk563-387-1287;
admissions@luther.edu

Campus

  • Luther College laid its foundation in the year 1861.
  • The campus size of the college is 200 acres.
  • There are several administrative offices in the Major buildings of the campus.
  • Nearly 93% of the students live on campus.
  • Approximately more than 80+ students clubs and organizations are there on the campus.

Residence

  • First-year housing includes the Brandt hall, Ylvisaker hall, and Olson hall.
  • A number of student services like non-remedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, health service, health insurance are offered by Luther College.
  • Special housing accommodations facilities, learning facilities, and many other facilities are available for special or disabled students.

Programs

  • 60+ majors, minors, and 9- pre-professional programs are offered by Luther College in various disciplines.
  • The learning philosophy of Luther College highlights connections between disciplines.
  • The most popular majors are biological science, general; business administration and management, general; registered nurse; and English language and literature, general.
  • The research funding per student at Luther College is 365 USD.

Application Process

International students seeking admissions at the University can follow the below-mentioned admission details:

  • Application Portal is a Paper application or the university of Regina Portal.
  • Application fee: 100 USD
    • Standardized test scores: SAT score: Math & Reading/ writing score:1190/1600 ; ACT score: 25
    • High school/college average GPA of entering students:
  • Admission requirements:
    • An application for admission.
    • The high school transcripts that are in English
    • The applicant must submit official transcripts from all the post-secondary institutions attended.
    • Proof of English language proficiency and copy of the passport.
    • Two letters of recommendation from teachers, counselors, or advisors.
    • A completed, signed, and verified international student financial aid application.

Cost of Attendance

The estimated cost of attendance for the 2020-21 academic year is $55,720. This breaks down as follows:

Budget item2020-2021 academic year
Tuition and fee45,000 USD
Double room4,750 USD
Board5,360 USD
Technology400 USD
Health & well-being210 USD
Total55,720 USD

Scholarships and Financial Aid

The College offers student loans and various scholarships for international students to study in the US. Online application and submission of transcripts are required to avail of the scholarships and loans.

Financial Aid Package for International Students:

Federal grant aid6,163 USD
State grant aid5,947 USD
Institution grant aid27,303 USD
Pell grant amount4,369 USD

Alumni Network

  • A few notable alumni: Torger Juve, 1866, Wisconsin state legislature; Jerry Rosholt, 1948, journalist and author; Marv Olson, c.1928, major league baseball player.

Placement

  • A number of career fairs are hosted by the Luther College throughout the year in Decorah.
  • Reports say that an alumnus of Luther College can earn up to 36,800 USD after 2 years of graduation.
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Luther College Decorah Overview

Institution TypePrivate (Not for Profit)
Student Population2214
FAFSA Code001874
Accreditation NCA
Average Cost of Attendance$41,950 / Year
Student : Faculty Ratio1 : 1

Admission & Dates

Early action Deadlines

November 01

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

Regular decision Deadlines

January 15

Application Deadline

April 01

Application Results

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Test Scores for International Applicants

ExamsAvg. ScoreMin. ScoreMax. Score% Submitted
Undergraduate
SATCheck Detailed Score116410231305 11%
Evidence-Based Reading and Writing572503640-
Mathematics593520665-
ACTCheck Detailed Score262328 87%
English262229-
Mathematics252228-

Luther College Decorah Acceptance Rate

65.1%

Acceptance Rate

4288

Total Applicants

2214

Total Enrolled

Male
Female

44.8%

Male

55.2%

Female

Undergraduate
Undergraduate Program65.1%
Total Applicants3402
Total Enrolled2214

Luther College Decorah Enrollment

Enrollment
Luther College Decorah Enrollment2214
Undergraduate Enrollment2214
Graduation Rate
Average Graduation Rate66.9%

Attendance Cost

$41,950

Attendance Cost

The table shows average yearly cost of attendance for international students. Amount may vary with the course opted, nature of accommodation, and personal spending habits of a candidate. Check Program wise Fees

Tuition Fees
Undergraduate Programs$41,950 / Year
On Campus Accomodation
Books & Supplies$1,040 / Year
On campus, Room & Board$8,970 / Year
On Campus, Other Expenses$3,015 / Year
Off Campus Accomodation
Off campus (not with family), Room & Board$8,970 / Year
Off campus (not with family), Other Expenses$3,015 / Year
Off campus (with family), Room & Board$3,015 / Year
Off campus (with family), Other Expenses$3,015 / Year
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Top Accreditations [Institutional & Program Wise]

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
Program Wise Accreditations
Music ProgramsNational Association of Schools of Music
Nursing ProgramsCommission on Collegiate Nursing Education

Faculty

Total FacultyFull TimePart timeGraduate Assistants
27762017759-
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    700 College Dr, Decorah, IA 52101
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    Book Store

    Luther College Bookstore0.12 Km
    Dragonfly Books1.76 Km

    Super Market

    Fareway Grocery1.91 Km
    Walmart Supercenter4.75 Km

    Airport

    Winneshiek Medical Center Heliport3.13 Km
    Sutton Landing Strip4.62 Km
    Decorah Municipal Airport-Deh6.89 Km
    Decorah DEH6.89 Km

    *All distance are measured radially. Actual distance may vary

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