VSSN Community Engagement Forum

Did You Know?

  • The Luther College Residence hosts multiple social events and programs throughout the year, such as Christmas Dinner, International Night, Mardi Gras, and Karaoke Night.

  • Luther College offers Bundles and Bundles Plus programs! Bundles and Bundles Plus are groupings of courses hand-selected by our academic advisors to help set new students up for a successful first semester.

  • It pays to go to Luther College. Literally. Luther students are eligible for an additional $100,000 in scholarships, in addition to all of the awards available to them as U of R!

  • The Luther Library has over 24,000 items in its collection, 5,000 books checked out per year, and 7,000 students who come through its door per month.

  • Luther students can register in Arts, Science, or Media, Art, and Performance degree programs. Luther students are U of R students and receive a U of R degree.

  • Luther students can sign up for the UR Guarantee program - get a guaranteed job after you graduate!

  • Small classes = big advantages. As a federated college, Luther College classes are typically smaller. This allows for students to connect with their profs and classmates.

  • Luther College offers the best of both worlds: a smaller college environment with all the benefits of a larger university.

VSSN Community Engagement Forum

On March 16, 2018, over 125 people from the university and community participated in a forum that explored an important topic and question – Realizing our potential: How can universities contribute to community success? The forum featured a keynote speech by Dr. David Renz, Director of the Midwest Center for Nonprofit Leadership at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, panel and roundtable discussions around a series of questions to inform the development of a community of practice around university-community engagement.

To view a recording of the forum (with agenda), please click here.