Augsburg College is located in the heart of Minneapolis.  When you come to Augsburg, you’ll be right in the middle of everything. Our campus is set in a vibrant neighborhood just minutes from downtown Minneapolis. There you can find internships, museums, theaters, shopping, and sporting events.

Minneapolis-St. Paul Facts

  • Top Place to Live in U.S. (RelocateAmerica, 2011)
  • Fourth top job market in the U.S. (Forbes, 2011)
  • Home to highest per capita concentration of Fortune 500 company headquarters
  • Home of America’s largest mall – The Mall of America
  • Fittest city in America (2011 American College of Sports Medicine)
  • #1 Bike City (Bicycling Magazine, 2011)
  • Among America’s Top Regions for Brainpower (The Daily Beast, 2010)
  • More theater seats per capita than any other region in the US outside of NY
  • 90,000 miles of shoreline…more than California, Florida and Hawaii combined

When you’re ready to venture off campus, you’ll find we are just minutes from lots of great places — downtown, Uptown, and Dinkytown (at the U of M) to name a few! We’re also near several lakes and parks and a short train ride from the international airport and the Mall of America. If you’re into the arts, the world-renowned Guthrie Theater is blocks from campus and the Walker Art Center is just on the other side of downtown. There are many other museums, great clubs, and several professional sports venues close by as well.

More to See and Do:

  • Fine Arts at Augsburg
  • Auggie Athletics — team sports, intramurals, great fitness center
  • Art, History, Science: Minneapolis Institute of Art, Weisman Art Museum, Mill City Museum, Science Museum of Minnesota
  • Music: Target Center, the State Theatre, Fine Line Music Cafe, Bryant Lake Bowl
  • Movie theaters: Block E (downtown), Mall of America, St. Anthony Main, Riverview Theatre
  • Sports: Timberwolves, Lynx, Vikings, Twins, Wild