Augustana University News

68 percent of applicants to Augustana University were admitted for fall 2017

At Augustana University, 96 percent of undergraduate students are traditional students - age 24 or younger - and 61 percent are female, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: Creating Possibility: An Event in Celebration of the Augie Access Program to be held on August 7

Join us for a special event in celebration of the Augie Access Program, an innovative, comprehensive post-secondary transition program for students with intellectual or developmental disabilities.

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: Augustana Announces 2018 Alumni Achievement Award Recipients

Six distinguished Augustana alumni will be celebrated during Viking Days for outstanding achievement in their field and for exemplifying the core values of Augustana University: Christian Faith, Excellence, Liberal Arts, Community and Service.

Which South Dakota colleges receive the most state student aid?

South Dakota State University and Southeast Technical Institute reported receiving the most state financial aid during the 2015-16 academic year among South Dakota schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: AU Vikings Ranked National Leader in Academic and Athletic Excellence

Augustana has claimed a Top-20 finish in the Learfield Directors’ Cup for the seventh time in the last eight years.

Cost of college went up for all students at Augustana University

Tuition and fees rose 3.3 percent for 2017-18 at Augustana University, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The price of education: Which 4-year South Dakota schools charge the highest in-state tuition?

South Dakota residents attending four-year schools pay the highest in-state tuition at Augustana University, University of Sioux Falls and Dakota Wesleyan University, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of federal data.

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: Augustana Earns National Award for Student Retention

Augustana has been named a 2018 recipient of the Lee Noel-Randi Levitz Retention Excellence Award.

Graduates earn 450 degrees from Augustana University

About 26.2 percent of the 450 degrees and certificates handed out by the Augustana University in 2016-17 were to students in Education programs, making them the most popular programs that year, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: 26th Annual Augustana Sam Milanovich Golf Tournament

A shotgun start at noon on Friday, June 1, marks the beginning of the 2018 Augustana/Sam Milanovich Golf Tournament at Willow Run Golf Course in Sioux Falls.

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: Students Inducted into French National Honor Society

Augustana students Holly Wilson and Brianna Roth have been inducted into Pi Delta Phi, the National French Honor Society.

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: Alumna Earns Harvard University Journalism Fellowship

Kaeti Hinck '07 has been named a 2019 Nieman Fellow by the Nieman Foundation for Journalism at Harvard University.​​​​

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: Core Values Continue to Guide Past Covenant Award Recipients

As Augustana celebrates the 100th anniversary of its move to Sioux Falls, and in honor of Verdier 2018, the annual, week-long celebration of the University's five core values, we caught up with past Covenant Award recipients

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: Augustana, Central Lakes Establish Articulation Agreement for Deaf Studies, Sign Language Interpreting Students

Augustana University and Central Lakes College (CLC) in Brainerd, Minnesota, have established an articulation agreement that allows CLC students to transfer in to the University's sign language interpreting major and earn a bachelor's degree from Augustana.

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: Augustana University Names Josh Morton Director of Athletics

Josh Morton has been named Director of Athletics for Augustana University.

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: GOLD Twin Cities: Insight Brewing

Join Augustana GOLD (Graduates of the Last Decade) Twin Cities at an afterhours event beginning at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 10, at Insight Brewing (2821 E Hennepin Ave.) in Minneapolis.

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: Alumni Event: AU Alumni Community Service Day

In celebration of our 100th year in Sioux Falls, alumni and their families are invited to give back to the city Augustana calls home by participating in service activities on Saturday, April 21, that benefit the local community

AUGUSTANA UNIVERSITY: King Named 2017-18 ASA Faculty Recognition Award Recipient

Libby King, biology lab coordinator and instructor, is the recipient of the 2017-18 Augustana Student Association Faculty Recognition Award

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