Augustana Ranked Among Nation's Best Private Colleges for Merit Aid

In its recent report, "How to Find a Generous College," Money magazine ranked Augustana among the top 25 private colleges nationwide who offer the largest merit scholarships to the greatest percentage of their students.

The analysis reports that 36 percent of Augustana students receive merit aid awards that average 47 percent of tuition.

In addition to merit aid, Augustana officials note that financial aid is also awarded for financial need and talent. On campus, 100 percent of full-time students receive merit, talent and/or need-based financial aid with the overall financial aid package for members of the class of 2018 averaging $26,268.