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Welcome to Augustana

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. It's what being a Viking is all about, and it's why we're proud to partner with families to make that journey possible.

Viking Days: Homecoming 2022

Viking Days: Homecoming 2022

Inspired by Lutheran scholarly tradition and the liberal arts, Augustana provides an education of enduring worth that challenges the intellect, fosters integrity and integrates faith with learning and service in a diverse world.

Student Spotlight

More than 2,100 undergraduate and graduate students at Augustana University come from 37 states and 49 foreign countries. 

Azam Shaik '25, a finance and economics double major from Hyderabad, India, reflects on all Augustana and the city of Sioux Falls has to offer.

Azam Shaik '25

Azam Shaik '25

99
Placement Rate for 2021 Graduates Employed in Their Major or Chosen Field
Top 10
Best Regional University in the Midwest
U.S. News & World Report
12:1
Student-to-Faculty Ratio in Augustana University Classrooms
96
2021 Graduates Participated in Engaged Learning

Augustana News Spotlight

Augustana University School of Music Presents Christmas Vespers 2022

In partnership with Campus Ministry, the School of Music invites the public to join the Augustana University community for its annual Christmas Vespers 2022 Concert, “Home by Another Way,” a celebration of the season of Advent featuring Augustana’s choirs, orchestra, band and jazz band. In-person performances will take place at 7:30 p.m., on Friday, Dec. 2, and Saturday, Dec. 3, at Gloria Dei Lutheran Church in Sioux Falls.