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Luther College offers Bundles programs that group together first-year students and classes to give you a great start and help ease the transition from high school to university.
Luther College students can sign up for the UR Guarantee program - get a job guaranteed after you graduate.
Luther College appeals to students who want to study in a safe, nurturing, and inclusive environment. We welcome students of all faiths, ethnicities, backgrounds, religions, genders, and sexual orientations.
The Student Village at Luther College welcomes residents from ALL post-secondary institutions in Regina. Rooms come with a meal plan, free laundry, free wi-fi, and a great sense of community.
Luther College is recognized for its high standards of teaching, focused research, and one-on-one academic advising. We value and protect this heritage of excellence in scholarship, freedom of inquiry, and faithful seeking after truth.
The deadline for academic application is March 15. To book a personalized entrance counselling appointment, contact our Recruitment Office at 1-306-206-2117.
To enroll as a Luther College student, simply fill out the University of Regina application form and select Luther as your campus of choice.
Fall 2019 Luther Highlighted Courses
Be sure to check out the following Fall 2019 Luther Highlighted Courses before your register for classes:
RLST 290BB-L01: Religion, Spirituality, and Health: Beliefs, Practices, Impacts, and Implications
Dr. Volker Greifenhagen
Is being religious an asset for health? Yes, according to some studies. Conversely, some religious beliefs and practices seem to undermine modern medicine. We will explore beliefs and practices regarding health, disease, healing, and mortality in a variety of religious/spiritual traditions from around the world, and examine how these affect, positively and negatively, both individual and community health. We will consider empirical studies of religion and health outcomes, and conclude by asking what kind of place, if any, religious or spiritual considerations should have in the delivery of modern health care, in the practice of doctors and other health care specialists and workers, and in government health care policy.
PHIL 242-L01: Philosophy of Religion
Dr. Roger Petry
This course examines contemporary philosophical debates about spiritual and religious claims (for example, the existence of God, reincarnation, spiritual energy (qi/chi)), religious experience, and the role of reason in holding spiritual beliefs. In doing so, modern formulations of traditional objections to these claims (such as the problem of evil and non-supernatural explanations for their origins) and the meaningfulness of religious language will be examined. Other topics including ways of intellectually responding to conflicts between religious traditions, the relationship between religion, ethics and politics, and religious and spiritual practices (such as prayer) will also be explored.
HIST 371- L01: Early Modern Culture, Identity, Exchange and Conflict
Dr. Clay Burlingham
Take a journey back in time and explore the depth and breadth of cultural identities, exchanges, and interactions in Europe in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries. We will examine the role of religion, ethnicity, race, and class in shaping early modern identities and informing cultural interactions during this period of violent upheaval and change.
For more information about each course, please visit our Highlighted Courses page.