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 110 Up to $4,500
Do community service 239 Up to $75
Take a challenging class 265 Up to $3,000
Visit a college campus 244 Up to $6,000
Do an extracurricular activity 237 Up to $1,000
Have work experience 108 Up to $6,000
Take a foreign language class 142 Up to $3,000

*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

At Luther you are at the intersection of passionate people and big ideas. Over cups of coffee, in the classroom, and halfway around the world, our faculty will inspire you for life.

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