Video: Christmas at Augustana

This video sends Augustana Christmas greetings from our Sioux Falls home to yours in hopes that the warmth of family and friends will shine across the miles.

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

Listen to Christmas Vespers During Your Holiday Celebration

Tune in or listen online at KSOO-AM 1140, broadcasting the audio from Augustana's 2014 Christmas Vespers at 4 p.m. and 9 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 24 (Christmas Eve), and at 7 a.m., 1 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 25 (Christmas Day).

The Performing & Visual Arts at Augustana will present its final Christmas Vespers performance of the season on Friday, Dec. 19, at St. Andrew's Lutheran Church, Mahtomedi, Minnesota. Tickets are $20 at the door. Learn more.

Christmas Ornaments for Your Tree

Augustana ornamentThe Friends of Augustana are pleased to offer a variety of Christmas tree ornaments available for purchase. Proceeds support student scholarships. Along with the 2013 Santa Ole ornament (shown, right), other ornaments for purchase include: 2012's game-face Ole ornament, 2011’s Christmas poinsettia, the Sesquicentennial logo, 2009's pewter Christmas tree, and the Old Main pewter medallion that made its debut in 2004. Ornaments are $10 each. Order online.


Gift Ideas from the Center for Western Studies

CWS gift shopLooking for a special gift this holiday season? Come see the unique offerings by local artists in the CWS Gift Shop, a selection of which you can view in this Facebook album, as well as other jewelry, holiday cards, books and art prints. Visit for a 25% off coupon! This offer cannot be combined with any other discounts. Stop by Monday-Friday, 8 a.m - 5 p.m., or call 605.274.4007 to inquire about specific pieces.