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Becoming An Auggie

How to Become an Auggie!

We are excited you are looking to become an Augsburg student and want to make getting here as simple and stress free as possible.  Just follow these steps and you will be on your way to joining the Augsburg community.

Step 1: Inquire and Apply

Step 2: Visit Campus

  • If you haven’t done so already, schedule a visit and tour the campus! Explore our university in the city by meeting with an Admissions Counselor and touring campus with an Augsburg student!

Step 3: Apply for Financial Aid

  • Apply for financial aid to be considered for Augsburg, state, and/or federal grants and loans. To begin the financial aid process, complete the 2021-2022 FAFSA ( as early as October 1st, 2020.
  • Make sure Augsburg has your social security number on file. This is required to process your FAFSA and to create your financial aid award letter. If you did not provide your social security number on your application to the University, you may call the Admissions office at 612-330-1001 or mail in a copy of your social security card to our office.

Step 4: Schedule a Financial Aid Appointment

  • Schedule an appointment through Student Financial Services to meet with a financial aid counselor after you receive your award letter to review your financial aid and discuss paying for college. To make an appointment for you first-year financial aid review, call 612-330-1046.

Step 5: Submit Enrollment Deposit

  • Pay $150 enrollment deposit with Admissions by May 1st 2021.

Step 6: Complete Housing Contract

Step 7: Register for Summer Orientation and Registration (SOAR)

  • SOAR is a required two-day overnight orientation and registration experience for all incoming first-year students who will be starting at Augsburg in fall 2021.

Step 8: Submit Writing Section of ACT

Step 9: Submit all Final Transcript(s) and Immunization Form.

  • Send your final high school transcript that includes your graduation date no later than July 1st.
  • Have any official AP or IB scores sent to Augsburg. Our University code is 6014.
  • If you have completed College in the Schools (CIS) or Post-Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO), send an official college transcript from the college granting the credit, in addition to your final high school transcript.
  • Complete and send your immunization form.

Step 10: Start at Augsburg in Late August

  • You will receive information in early August in regards to move-in day specifics, residence hall bed lofts and rentals, and much more!