About Luther College

Tuition, Cost, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Admission Rates

How much does Luther College cost?

Luther College Cost of Attendance
In-state $40,040
Out-of-state $40,040
On-Campus Room and Board $8,500
Off-Campus Room and Board $7,920
Average Annual Cost $25,404
Average Cost by Family Income
Family Income Average Cost
Under $30,000
$30,000-$48,000
$48,000-$75,000
$75,000-$110,000
Over $110,000

Luther College Financial Aid and Debt

82%

Students paying down their debt

$27,000

Typical Total Student Debt

$279

Typical Monthly Loan Payment

Financial Aid Breakdown for Full-time Incoming Freshman

Aid Type % Receiving Average Amount
Grant or scholarship aid 100% $25,013
Federal Grants 19% $5,604
Pell grants 19% $4,045
Other federal grants 19% $1,572
State/local goverment grant or scholarships 12% $5,340
Institutional grants or scholarships 100% $24,021
Student loan aid 66% $8,472
Federal student loans 65% $7,059
Other student loans 12% $10,525

Luther College Scholarships: Start Earning in High School

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Micro-scholarships* Colleges Awarding Amount
Attend a summer program 119 Up to $4,500
Take a foreign language class 148 Up to $3,000
Do an extracurricular activity 246 Up to $1,120
Have perfect attendance for a year 186 Up to $750
Have work experience 118 Up to $6,000
Do community service 248 Up to $75
Visit a college campus 253 Up to $6,000
Play a sport 133 Up to $600

*GPA and other eligibility restrictions may apply

Luther College Admissions

What is Luther College's admissions rate?
Acceptance Rate 68%
Average GPA 3.7
SAT Submissions 8% of applicants
SAT Reading 448-573
SAT Math 480-625
SAT Writing 480-610
ACT Submissions 90% of applicants
Composite Score 23-28

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Luther College Campus Life

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

225

Forbes Ranking

72%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

79%

Six-Year Graduation Rate

Student Population

Campus Life
Total undergraduates 2380
Living on campus
Transfer Students 5%
Under Age 25 100%
Gender Balance
Men
45%
Women
55%

Student Diversity

30%
Diversity Index: Chance you’ll bump into a diverse range of students
White
83.45%
Unknown
8.87%
Hispanic or Latino
3.87%
Black or African American
1.85%
Asian
1.72%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0.21%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0.04%

Luther College Graduation Success

84%

First Year Student Retention

72%

Four-Year Graduation Rate

$43,500

Average Salary After Graduation

About Luther College

Address

700 College Drive
Decorah, IA

Type Private
Profit Status not-for-profit
Category Baccalaureate Colleges
Setting Remote Town
* Financial aid is only available for those who qualify