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Luther College is a private liberal arts college, founded in 1861 by Norwegian immigrants in the Lutheran tradition of higher education. Our campus is located in beautiful Decorah, Iowa.

At Luther, we appreciate that you are a whole person with a variety of interests and talents. We encourage you to explore your passions, discover how your skills can meet the world's needs, and connect with the larger world through research, experiential learning, and study abroad programs.

We would love to have you participate in a virtual visit or visit our campus on a day that works for your schedule. We look forward to connecting with you!"

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Luther Quick Facts

Location: Decorah, IA (visit)
60 areas of learning including majors, minors & programs
Students: 1,800 (90% live on campus)
Over 200
Student/Faculty Ratio:
97% are employed, in grad school, or doing service work within 8 months of graduation
99% receive financial aid

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