Welcome to Augustana University

Welcome Week is your chance to embark on a new journey and set sail on your future. See how we welcomed the AU Class of 2019.

With a focus on innovation and entrepreneurship, a commitment to offering students high-impact research, internship and study abroad opportunities, 52 majors in exciting fields, and new graduate and continuing education programs, Augustana University is the place for possibilities.

Show Your Viking Spirit

Get out your helmet, find your tunic and polish your shield — it's time to get your Viking on! Join us Oct. 16-18 in celebration of Viking Days. Take part in honored traditions and make new memories as you enjoy a fun-filled weekend of great events including class reunions, the parade, the homecoming football game, Viking soccer, worship and more!

Build Your Resume

As an AU student, you have the advantage of living and learning in the state's largest city – home to major health care systems, Fortune 500 companies, creative agencies, spirited entrepreneurs, and so much more. Here, you'll start writing your resume the minute you step foot on campus.

Be Part of Something Big

At Augustana, you're part of our community – a collection of individuals from 29 states and 38 countries around the world who are looking for much more than just a diploma. Here, you'll form life-long friendships, create memories, explore faith and serve others – all while learning the skills you'll need to launch your career.