Welcome to Augustana University

With a focus on innovation and entrepreneurship, a commitment to offering students high-impact research, internship and study abroad opportunities, 52 majors in exciting fields, and new graduate and continuing education programs, Augustana University is the place for possibilities.

Discover a Global Perspective

Whether it's classroom instruction from renowned professors, experiential learning through internships or study abroad, or campus events that bring world leaders and global thinkers to campus, AU is a place where new ideas are plentiful and innovation is constant.

Augustana University and the Center for Western Studies are proud to present U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia as the speaker for the 2016 Boe Forum on Public Affairs.

Make Connections

As an AU student, you'll have the advantage of living and learning in the state's largest city – home to major health care systems, Fortune 500 companies, creative agencies, spirited entrepreneurs, and so much more. From your coursework inside the classroom, to the experience you'll gain through internships and hands-on learning opportunities, you'll start writing your resume the minute you step foot on campus. And along the way, you'll build invaluable connections that will help you chart the course to your future.

Be Part of Something Big

At Augustana, you're part of our community – a collection of individuals from 30 states and 38 countries around the world who are looking for much more than just a diploma. Here, you'll form life-long friendships, create memories, explore faith and serve others – all while learning the skills you'll need to launch your career.