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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.

Midco Arena at Augustana

AU Breaks Ground on Midco Arena!

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.

97
Placement Rate for 2020 Graduates Employed in Their Major or Chosen Field
Top 5
Best Regional University in the Midwest
U.S. News & World Report
12:1
Student-to-Teacher Ratio in Augustana University Classrooms
98
2019 Graduates Participated in Engaged Learning

Student Spotlight

Augustana Student Association President Courtney Chrystal, Class of 2023, talks about what makes Augustana special and why she chose AU.

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Courtney Chrystal

AU in Review: November 2021

AU in Review: November 2021

November provided AU with many reasons to be thankful — from our nationally-ranking student-athletes, a Call for Code Engagement Award and the celebration of international students to Augustana Band's 125th anniversary and a BSU sundae social.

Augustana Spotlight

Augustana University News

Kendall Cornick Receives Another Top Honor from the NCAA

Former Augustana softball student-athlete Kendall Cornick '21 added another national award to her mantle as she has been named a recipient of the 2022 Today’s Top 10 Award, presented annually by the NCAA.