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Augsburg University

Minneapolis, MN 4-Year Private
Acceptance Rate76%
Acceptance Rate76%

About Augsburg University

Augsburg University Overview

Augsburg University is a private, religious school in an urban setting in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Augsburg University was founded in 1869 and currently enrolls around 3,166 students a year, which includes 2,363 undergraduate students. Augsburg University offers housing for students. The majority of students live on campus but first-year students are not required to live in the dorms.

📆 Mark your calendar! The deadline to apply regular decision to Augsburg University for Fall 2023 is August 1. Regular decision applicants for Fall 2023 should receive admissions decisions by October 15.

Student Involvement at Augsburg University

Love music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Augsburg University's theater groups.

Are you interested in journalism and communications? Augsburg University students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Augsburg University does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Augsburg University has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Augsburg University on the Student Life page.

2022 Augsburg University Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Overall Acceptance Rate 76%
Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
Applicants Submitting SAT scores 1%
Tuition $41,284
Percent of Need Met 76.6%
Average First-Year Financial Aid Package $35,813

Is Augsburg University a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions difficulty, admitted student statistics, tuition, and financial aid can all provide a sense of how competitive a school is.

Let's take a look at these factors to get a clearer sense of what Augsburg University offers and if the college could be a good fit for you.

Augsburg University Acceptance Rate 2022

Augsburg University is moderately difficult to get into. Augsburg University admitted 76% of all applicants in 2022. Last year, 3,525 students applied to Augsburg University and 2,692 were admitted.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Augsburg University

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. This is a way to get a sense of how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

Around 69% of students who start at Augsburg University return for their second year of college. 59% of Augsburg University undergrads graduate within six years. Compare this to the average six-year graduation rate for colleges and universities in the U.S., which is around 61% for public schools and 67% for private.

Job Outlook Augsburg University Graduates

Job placement rates after graduation and average starting salaries can all give important clues about the value of a degree from a specific school.

Check with Augsburg University directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Augsburg University

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Augsburg University meets 76.6% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. First-year students that attend Augsburg University full-time are awarded $35,813 a year in financial aid, on average.

The average student debt for graduates in the class of 2022 was around $34,278 per student, not including those with no debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Augsburg University.

Based on this information, is Augsburg University the school for you? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Augsburg University a good school for you?

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Where is Augsburg University Located?

Augsburg University is located in the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota, less than an hour from Minneapolis-St. Paul.

If you would like to see Augsburg University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 94 to Minneapolis, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Minneapolis-St. Paul International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Augsburg University and Minneapolis are like without leaving home.

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College Info

2211 Riverside Avenue Minneapolis, MN 55454-1351

Campus Setting: Urban

Augsburg University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Aug 1

Transfer Applications are Due

Aug 15

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Augsburg University is Aug 1.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Augsburg University is Aug 15.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Augsburg University ACT Scores

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ACT Range

17 - 24

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by ACT Score

ACT Score

Estimated Chance

24 and Above

Good

17 to 24

Avg

17 and Less

Low

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ACT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median ACT score of an admitted student to Augsburg University is 21. Students with an ACT score of 24 and above have a good chance of getting into Augsburg University. Students with an ACT score that falls between 17 and 24 have an average chance of getting admitted, and students with an ACT score of 17 or below have a low chance of being offered admission.

Augsburg University SAT Scores

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Composite SAT Range

1203 - 1325

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Math SAT Range

628 - 753

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Reading SAT Range

560 - 623

Estimated Chance of Acceptance by SAT Score

SAT Score

Estimated Chance

1325 and Above

Good

1203 to 1325

Avg

1203 and Less

Low

SAT Scores Needed to Get Accepted

The median SAT score for Augsburg University students is 1155. Applicants with SAT scores of 1325 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Augsburg University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1203 to 1325 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1203 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Augsburg University.

Augsburg University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$55,750

In State

$55,750

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$41,284
$41,284
Fees
$780
$780
Housing
$12,186
$12,186
Books
$1,500
$1,500

Student Life

Wondering what life at Augsburg University is like? There are approximately 3,166 students enrolled at Augsburg University, including 2,363 undergraduate students and 803 graduate students. 89% percent of students attend school full-time, 92% percent are from MN and 8% percent of students are from other states.

89%

Full Time

11%

Part Time

92%

In State

8%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

3,166

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

76%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$42,064

Out-of-State

$42,064

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Aug 1
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