What Makes Us Special

About Luther College

Founded in 1861, Luther College is a residential, liberal arts institution affiliated with the Lutheran Church. One of the outstanding undergraduate institutions in the Midwest, Luther offers more than 60 majors, minors, pre-professional and special programs leading to the bachelor of arts degree. A Phi Beta Kappa chapter attests the academic excellence of the college. Thirty-nine states and 74 countries are represented in the 2,005-member student body.

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Admissions  Help

Middle 50% ACT Range For Freshman Class*


* ACT scores were submitted by 83% of Luther entering first-year students; SAT scores by 20%.

Average High School GPA of Freshman Class: 3.67

Freshman Class Geographical Profile  Help

Enrollment  Help

Gender: All Undergraduates  Help

Women 57%
Men 43%

Diversity: All Undergraduates  Help

Freshmen Returning For Sophomore Year: 84.3%  Help

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Price of Attendance in 2018-19  Help

Percent of Freshmen Receiving Aid by Type  Help

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Average Undergraduate Loans  Help
Owed At Graduation 

Tuition and Fees History  Help

About Our Faculty  Help

Faculty Information

Student Faculty Ratio 11:1
Full-time Faculty with highest degree 93%

Undergraduate Class Size

Number of Students 2-19 20-39 40-99 100+ Total
Number of Classes 265 178 9 0 452

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