Prospective Non-Saskatchewan Students
Did You Know?
The International Baccalaureate provides an enriched curriculum that both covers and extends beyond regular Saskatchewan curricula in its depth and detail. It emphasizes the development of the necessary critical skills that university-bound students need to master: reflecting, inquiring, thinking, analyzing and evaluating.
Students admitted to Luther College are not required to be Lutheran or Christian. By welcoming students of all faiths and religious backgrounds, Luther College enjoys a richly diverse student body.
The Tuck Shop for snacks was at the bottom of the south stairs going to what is now the cafeteria. The legendary beans in a cone were considered a healthier & cheaper alternative to what students purchased across the street at the Aintree.
In the late 1920's, during an in-house baseball tournament, Rex Schneider entered a team called "Prof Schneider's Battling Lions." This is the first hint that someday Luther teams would be known as the Lions.
When the College was first looking to relocate from Melville to Regina, it considered land at College & Winnipeg, College & Broad, and 23rd & Albert, finally settling on 18 acres of land on the west end of property owned by Government House, now called Royal Street.
Luther College High School is recognized as one of the four best university preparatory schools in western Canada with as many as 96% of Luther graduates pursuing post-secondary educations.
The first LIT was held on January 31, 1953. That year it was a one-day tournament involving sixteen teams from Southern Saskatchewan. All preliminary games were played cross court, two games at a time.
Luther graduates have gone on to universities such as Harvard, Oxford, Pennsylvania State, McGill, Queen’s and other renowned educational institutions throughout Canada, North America and the world.
Many students from around the world call Luther College High School home.All Non-Saskatchewan students are required to live in our on-campus dormitory and are not permitted to live with family or friends off the campus.
At the heart of Luther College High School’s tradition is a belief in community and diversity. Luther students, from diverse social and cultural backgrounds, have the opportunity to be part of a tightly woven community of students, parents, teachers, and staff.
Typically, 12% of the school’s student body originates outside of Canada. Indeed, community and diversity are key components to Luther’s identity.
Luther College has over 70 international students as part of the school community, providing all students with the opportunity to broaden their perspectives and cultural awareness.
International students should refer to www.cic.gc.ca for more information regarding visas and study permits.