Thanks for Your Curiosity About Viking Life
Choosing a college is among the most important decisions of your life.
We know you have questions. A lot of questions.
Remain calm. We have answers.
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Q. Everyone’s asking me about my future and I don’t know where to start. Any suggestions?
A. No worries — our college search timeline is a helpful navigation tool!
Q. What are your admission requirements? What do students do for fun? Can I bring my car to campus?
A. Excellent questions — you have the Viking spirit of inquiry! Find answers to all these, and more Frequently Asked Questions.
Q. When can I visit campus?
Q. What kind of scholarship opportunities does Augustana offer?
A. At AU, we’re committed to partnering with families to make an Augustana education affordable. Most students receive an initial scholarship of at least $13,500. Learn more and check out our Net Price Calculator for a preview of the scholarships and financial aid you could be eligible to receive.
Q. What is your policy regarding dual credit?
A. We’re proud to offer opportunities for high school students to earn college-level credit while in high school. Learn more.
- Students who’ve taken courses for college credit will find AU has a generous acceptance policy. Learn more about AP, PSEO, IB and CLEP.
- We also believe in the mission of Project Lead the Way. We grant credit for coursework and even offer a PLTW Scholarship.
Q. What are your residence halls like?
A. Our Vikings can choose from a variety of options in which to dwell (that’s Viking-speak for live). From residence halls to apartment-style living, we have it all! Learn about residence life and housing at AU.
You’re visual and just want photos? No problem! Check out photos and video of our residence halls for first-year students: