Luther College Transfers: 2020 Requirements, Dates, GPAs & More
This is the complete guide for transferring to Luther Norse. We suggest you read until the end - you can also use the below calculator to estimate your likelihood of being able to transfer to Luther Norse.
I get it - transferring colleges can be confusing, time-consuming and overwhelming. You are not alone. In fact, more than 700,000 students transfer colleges every year.
At Luther Norse, 3.0% of the entire student body are transfer students, so you won’t be alone.
To read about regular admission requirements for Luther College, click here
What are the transfer requirements for Luther Norse?
Luther Norse requires a number of completed documents for consideration. The table below summarizes the most important pieces of information:
|High School Transcript||Required of All|
|College Transcript||Required of All|
|Essay or Personal Statement||Required of All|
|Interview||Recommended of All|
|Standardized Test Scores||Required of All|
|Statement of Good Standing from Prior Institution||Not Required|
In addition to the above requirements, Luther Norse also requires a minimum number of credits completed to apply to be a transfer student.
Luther Norse requires a minimum of 128 credits.
What are Luther College’s Transfer Deadlines?
Many universities accept transfer applications during each semester. For this reason, we break down Luther Norse transfer deadline by fall, winter, spring and summer.
|Closing Date||Reported Deadline|
|Fall Transfer Deadline||May 1|
|Winter Transfer Deadline||November 1|
|Spring Transfer Deadline||November 1|
|Summer Transfer Deadline||February 1|
Waiting until the last minute to finalize your application could result in a silly mistake.
We recommend you complete your application at least 1 week before the required deadline.
In fact, take a full 2 day break from looking at anything related to your application and then come back to look for errors. I bet you’ll find a few 😉
When are decision dates for Luther College transfer applicants?
If you applied to transfer to Luther Norse on or before the reported deadlines then you should have your decision date by the notification dates in the below table.
|Fall Transfer Deadline||rolling|
|Winter Transfer Deadline|
|Spring Transfer Deadline||rolling|
|Summer Transfer Deadline|
Note this data is current as of 2019 and to the best of our knowledge this hasn’t changed.
What is Luther College’s transfer acceptance rate?
In 2019, Luther Norse received 84 transfer applicants.
The school accepted 36 students. Therefore, the transfer acceptance rate for Luther Norse is 42.86%.
This indicates how hard it is to transfer into Luther Norse. You can use the free calculator below to predict your chances of getting accepted.
Additionally, of the 36 accepted transfer students, 18 students enrolled - that means the yield was 50.0%.
Luther Norse accepts 43 out of every 100 transfer applicants.
How can you afford Luther Norse
Luther Norse costs an average of $N/A. The below vendors all offer private student loans for Luther Norse students to help cover the cost... We have partnered with Edvisors to provide these vendors and keep the offer up-to-date.
What are the Luther College transfer GPA requirements?
Luther Norse requires a minimum college GPA of 2.5 - this is on a 4.33 point scale.
In addition, Luther Norse requires a minimum high school GPA of 2.0.
Will you enjoy transferring to Luther Norse?
There are a lot of reasons to transfer to Luther Norse. Maybe your plan has always been to attend community college, and then move to a four year college to save money while completing your degree.
Maybe you had a bad experience at your first school - don’t worry this is more common than you think.
Or perhaps you’re drawn to Decorah...
Regardless of your reason for transferring, you’re already enrolled at another college or university so you know that the most important element in your college experience is the people and community
Finding success at Luther Norse is dependent on feeling comfortable - will you be able to find a place to find home and grow?
These are the questions that numbers and data cannot answer, but CampusReel can.
If you’re considering transferring to Luther Norse then I highly recommend that you watch the school’s videos on CampusReel. These are real students with real stories.
Final Verdict: How to transfer into Luther Norse
Let’s wrap up everything we’ve learned. If you still have questions about transferring, check out the
Luther Norse website
for more info.
Luther Norse accepts 42.86% transfer applicants, which is competitive.
To have a shot at transferring into Luther Norse, you should have a current GPA of at least 3.67 - ideally you’re GPA will be around 3.82. In addition, you will need to submit standardized test scores.
The below tables show the SAT and ACT breakdown of Luther Norse students.
|25th Percentile||75th Percentile||Average|
|2018 Total SAT Score||928||1198||1063|
|25th Percentile||75th Percentile||Average|
|2018 Total ACT Score||44||57||50|
Luther College’s average SAT score is 1063. To be a competitive applicant for Luther College your SAT score should come close to the average - for the ACT you should be aiming for the equivalent.
If you’re considering transferring to Luther Norse, you may also want to consider the schools:Transfering to Buena Vista University
Transfering to Central College
Transfering to Clarke University
Transfering to Cornell College
Transfering to Dordt College