63%

Acceptance Rate

$29,357

Avg.Financial Aid

001874

FAFSA Code

About Luther College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

2,005

Website

www.luther.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

HLC

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Evangelical Lutheran Church

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

700 College Drive

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 5633872000
Fax: 5633872195
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Rankings

It becomes easier for the aspirants to apply to a college and have their doubts regarding the same cleared if the college has a ranking. It is generally considered that the ranking of any college helps a prospective student in a lot of ways. While taking admission to a particular college/university, its ranking helps the student determine various factors that include its research excellence, the performance of its students after completion of the degree, student experience, and academic success. The rankings by US News and Forbes are considered trustworthy by applicants as well as experts. Luther College, however, doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of US News and Forbes.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

63%

SAT Range

1050 - 1310

ACT Range

23 - 29

Application Fee

FALSE$

SAT/ACT

Recommended

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

The admission to Luther College is easy and the students can make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. The students are required to submit a fee along with the admission form, in order to be considered for admission at Luther College. It is a non-refundable amount. As per the past trends, the SAT score of a student must lie in the range of 1030-1265 to improve her chances. A candidate, in order to take admission to Luther College, must score 25 in her ACTs. But, in certain cases, those having ACT scores less than 22 are also given admission. As expected, the candidates can complete the process either online or by visiting the school's office at 700 College Drive, Decorah, Iowa 52101-1045. To gather more information, they can call them at (563) 387-2000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$24,688

Average Annual Cost

$41,950

Books And Supplies

$1,040

Other Fees

$340

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,460

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,015

Total One Year Cost

$55,805

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to LC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $57,885. This cost consists of the average annual tuition cost ($44,070), books and supplies ($1,040), room and boarding ($9,760), and budget for other expenses ($3,015). If it sounds unaffordable to the applicant, there are numerous financial aid options available that they can explore.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Bachelor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

11:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

84%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

100%

Academic Calendar

Four-one-four plan

Research Funding per Student

$365

Faculty Overview

51%

Male Professors

49%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Biology, General

57 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

50 Graduates

Music

39 Graduates

Psychology, General

38 Graduates

English Language and Literature, Ge...

26 Graduates

Computer Science

25 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

23 Graduates

Romance Languages, Literatures, and...

23 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

23 Graduates

Natural Resources Conservation and...

22 Graduates

Political Science and Government

21 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

18 Graduates

Communication and Media Studies

17 Graduates

Chemistry

16 Graduates

Economics

15 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

15 Graduates

International/Global Studies

15 Graduates

Social Work

15 Graduates

Mathematics

13 Graduates

Health and Physical Education/Fitne...

12 Graduates

History

12 Graduates

Germanic Languages, Literatures, an...

11 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

11 Graduates

Religion/Religious Studies

11 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

10 Graduates

Physics

10 Graduates

Sociology

10 Graduates

Anthropology

8 Graduates

Classics and Classical Languages, L...

6 Graduates

Statistics

6 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

5 Graduates

Philosophy

4 Graduates

Dance

3 Graduates

Area Studies

2 Graduates

Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender,...

1 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

1 Graduates

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Ot...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

2,005

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

18%

Full-time

99%

Part-time

1%

Students Gender

Male

43%

US National: 44%

Female

57%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

80% White

0% Unknown

2% Black

6% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

9% Non Resident alien

1% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

64%

Out Of State

26%

In State

10%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$65,739 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 99% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

99%

Undergrads in College Housing

89%

Averege Housing Cost

$4,420/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $5,040/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$5,040/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Norse

School Colors

blue and white

Varsity Athletics Association

NCAA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Iowa Intercollegiate Athletic Conf

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

19

Sports Club

4

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college additionally offers an on-campus housing facility for students who wish to dwell nearby. At LC, $9,760 is the normal expense for on-campus housing, which a student will be needed to pay, each year. The college has taken a lot of measures to ensure the safety and security of its students. Some of these measures include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The number of female and male students at the college are 43% and 57%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$36,800/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$47,400/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$22,500

$27,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$234 - 280

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$29,357

Students Receiving Federal Grants

22%

Average Aid Per Year

$6,163

Students Receiving State Aid

11%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,947

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

100%

Average Aid Per Year

$27,303

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$36,490

$30K - $48K

$36,144

$48K - $75K

$34,095

$75K - $110K

$29,386

> $110K

$24,782

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$14,272,500

The financial aid department of Luther College helps students by assisting them with scholarships, grants, and student loans in the event that they find the fees and the cost of living at the campus to be expensive. The average financial aid at Luther College is around $30,061 and the federal grant is $6,280. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $5,862 and institutional aid worth $30,061. The non-need-based scholarships awarded to students admitted to Luther College amount to $14,272,500 per annum.

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