Financial Aid and Scholarships

Thoni Opportunity Scholarship for Augsburg Weekend College Students

student42Twenty scholarships awarded annually, $500 per term to students with demonstrated financial need and outstanding scholastic aptitude. These scholarships are awarded in addition to federal grants, state grants, and education loans.

Phi Theta Kappa (PTK)

Recognizes academically qualified transfer students from Community Colleges who are members of Phi Theta Kappa. ($600 per term).

PRIME Scholarship

Students who receive a scholarship from their Lutheran congregation may receive a match in Augsburg scholarship dollars up to a maximum of $750 per year ($375 per term).


In addition to federal and state loans and grants, students may take advantage of several financing options including:

Minnesota Nursing Association

The Minnesota Nurses Association offers scholarships to nurses who are members. See the MNA website for information.

American Indian Scholarship

American Indian students who meet federal, state, or tribal requirements may apply for special scholarships. For more information, please contact Augsburg’s American Indian Student Services Program director at 612-330-1144.

AmeriCorps Discount

AmeriCorps volunteers who have served at least half time for one year, who are qualified for admission to Augsburg College, and who enroll within five years of the completion of their service may receive a 25% tuition credit for one course each term in Augsburg’s graduate or weekend/evening program. For more information, contact the Graduate Admissions Office

Military Discount

Augsburg offers a tuition grant to personnel currently serving full or part-time in any branch of the United States armed forces or veterans of any branch. Please visit the Student Financial Services website for more detailed information.

*The tuition grant is available only to students in the undergraduate weekend/evening program.

Augsburg Partnership Grant

Individuals who are employed by corporations/institutions that are participating in the Augsburg Partnership Grant program and are newly enrolling in specified Augsburg degree programs, may be eligible for a 10% tuition discount in the form of a grant. This discount may also apply to students who have successfully completed a leadership course from a participating area Chambers of Commerce. For more information visit The Augsburg Partnership Grant page.

Employer Tuition Reimbursement

Many companies support their employees’ education by providing tuition reimbursement for approved courses. If your employer provides tuition assistance, you can participate in Augsburg’s employer tuition reimbursement program. Contact Augsburg admissions at for more information.

For information on financial aid or tuition discount programs, contact the Enrollment Center.