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Augustana University

Sioux Falls, South Dakota, United States
A nationally recognized university located in Sioux Falls, Augustana is home to students who aspire to become the change-makers and problem-solvers of tomorrow. We believe life is about the journey — the places you see, the experiences you have, the knowledge you gain and the people you meet along the way.

Master's Programmes

Education & Training (2)
Hospitality, Leisure & Sports (1)

About

History

Founded in 1860, Augustana is a selective, comprehensive university affiliated with the Lutheran Church.

Education

With more than 100 majors, minors and pre-professional programs for undergraduates, along with graduate degree and continuing education programs, the University is committed to enriching lives and fostering development by combining a foundation in the liberal arts with professional skill and advanced study.

Career

The Student Success Center is a central place for career and academic support services — a hub for educational and vocational engagement. We empower students to discover and achieve their academic and professional goals from the point of entry to graduation and beyond. By partnering with faculty and other campus offices, we provide the support students need to make the most of their college experience.

Global Student Satisfaction Awards 2019

GSSA 2019

The Global Student Satisfaction Awards empower students across the globe to determine the best universities of 2019. By rating institutions on a scale from 1 to 5, on multiple studies-related questions, we found the top educators in the world.

Learn more about the Global Student Satisfaction Awards

Services

Housing services

The Student Success Center provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities upon request. Students must self-disclose to receive services, which is voluntary. 

Library services

The original library structure was built in 1954 as a result of the support of students, faculty, the Evangelical Lutheran Church and Sioux Falls community. The library was named in memory of Amund Mikkelsen, the “pioneer president” of the Lutheran Normal School (Sneen). In 1980, the library was doubled in size with an addition.

ICT services

The ITS Computer Help Desk is the place to start for your computer, network and printer questions.

Medical services

Sanford Health Campus Clinic is Augustana’s health service provider. Services provided include acute care services, laboratory testing, and immunizations.

Student Life

Campus life

The best way to determine if a college is right for you is by visiting the campus. Because really, nothing compares to the real thing. The excitement and energy of this place. The beautiful campus. The people. The shared commitment to exploration and discovery. It just has to be experienced firsthand. While you're here, you'll tour our beautiful and ever-changing 100-acre campus, observe students and faculty engaged in classrooms and labs, sample the social scene in the Commons, and be greeted along the way by members of the campus community.

Sports facilities

The Sport Club Program at Augustana is part of the Recreational Services Department. A Sport Club is defined as a registered student organization that may provide a program of instruction, recreation, and/or competition in a specific sport. Sport Clubs assume a variety of types and sizes in order to meet many of the sport needs and interests of students, faculty, and staff.

  • Volleyball Club
  • Augustana Bike Club (ABC)
  • Men's Soccer Club
  • Ultimate Frisbee Club
  • Augustana Outdoor Program
  • Rugby Club

Student clubs

Clubs and organizations range from student government to volunteer service clubs, from honor societies to faith organizations. Your schedule will be jam-packed with things to do because students take an active role in planning activities and bringing nationally prominent performers and lecturers to campus.

Accreditation

Augustana University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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