admission

The Common ApplicationThis Application for Admission will become part of your permanent record at Augustana College. You may choose to submit the form below online, download a paper version (.pdf), or submit the Common Application.

Your admission file will be complete once all of the following have been received:

  • Completed Application
  • Results of your ACT (Augustana #3902) or SAT (Augustana #6015)
  • High School Transcript
  • One Essay
  • One Recommendation (Download recommendation form)
  • Transcripts of all previous college work, if applicable

Fill this application in as completely as possible; we advise you to be thorough. The Scholarship Committee will use your completed application as a source when making most scholarship awards. Items marked with an * are required for completion of this application.

YOUR PERSONAL BACKGROUND
1.
I am applying for admission as a(n):

2.
I intend to enroll:
Full-time
Part-time
  For the term beginning:

3. *Name
    Last First Middle
 
Preferred Name:
Maiden Name:

4. * Female Male

5.
Mailing Address:
 
*Street
 
*City
*State *ZIP Code
 
*Phone:
Cell:
 
*E-mail address:
 
Preferred Method of Contact:
(check any/all that apply) 
Home Phone Cell Phone
E-mail Text Message

6. *Social Security Number
(###-##-####)
7. *Date of Birth (mm/dd/yyyy)

8.

Students from a variety of faith traditions attend Augustana.
Please indicate your current religious affiliation:

Other:

  Name of Church: Church City:

9. *Citizenship: U.S. Other (specify) Permanent Resident
  OPTIONAL - If you wish to be identified with a particular ethnic group, please check any of the following that apply:
 
African American/Black Hispanic/Latino
Native American/Alaskan Native Mexican American/Chicano
Asian American Puerto Rican
Asian/Indian subcontinent White/Caucasian
  Other (specify )
  OPTIONAL - Are you a US Armed Services Veteran? Yes No

YOUR EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
10.
*High School:
*Date of Graduation:
 
Address:
Street
 
City
State ZIP Code
Telephone:
 
Rank in Class:
out of
Guidance Counselor:
 
GPA:
Grading Scale: 4.0 Other:  
International Applicants Only
  Latest TOEFL scored earned (if taken): Date taken (mm/dd/yy)

11. First year applicants: Please indicate courses scheduled as a high school senior:
  Fall Semester Courses Spring Semester Courses
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

12. Please provide ACT/SAT scores and test date(s), or indicate when you plan to take the exam.
 

Score:
Score:
Score:
Score:

Test date (mm/dd/yyyy)
Test date
Test date
Test date


13. I plan to present college credit through:
 

Courses taught in my high school
Courses taught on a college campus
Advanced Placement

International Baccalaureate
Internet
Other:

 

Institution(s) granting credit:

Number of credit hours:

  I understand that I am responsible for requesting official college transcripts for all college-level credit to be sent to Augustana College.

YOUR PLANS
14.
What is your probable college major?
  1. 2.
  Other (not listed):
  Still deciding

15. *Will you live: in a residence hall in campus family housing
    at home other off-campus residence?
  First-year, second-year, and third-year students are required to live in college housing unless permission is granted by the Dean of Students Office.

16. *Will you be applying for need-based financial aid by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)? Augustana's FAFSA code is 003458.
  Yes
No

17. To what other colleges do you intend to apply for admission?

YOUR FAMILY BACKGROUND
18.
*Father's Name:
E-mail:
 
Business phone:
Home Phone:
 
Home Address:
Street
City
State ZIP Code
 
Employer:
Job Title:
 
*Is he living?
Yes No
If deceased, when?
 
*Did he graduate
from Augustana?
Yes No
If yes, when?
 
Colleges attended:
Graduation Year
 
 
 

19.
*Mother's Name:
E-mail:
 
Business phone:
Home Phone:
 
Home Address:
Street
City
State ZIP Code
 
Employer:
Job Title:
 
*Is she living?
Yes No
If deceased, when?
 
*Did she graduate
from Augustana?
Yes No
If yes, when?
 
Colleges attended:
Graduation Year
 
 
 

20. List any relatives or friends who are attending or have attended Augustana and their relationship to you:
 
 
 

21.
First and Last Name of Brothers and Sisters:
School or College:
Graduation Year:
 
 
 
 

22. Please list the activities in which you have participated, offices held and any honors received. This information may be used to award scholarships.

Extracurricular Activity
Grade Level
Positions held, honors received, or letters earned
Do you plan to
participate in college?
9
10
11
12
Performing & Visual Arts
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Athletics - Please indicate intercollegiate (I) or intramural (IM)
I
IM
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
Yes Yes
 
Clubs and Organizations and positions of leadership
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
 
Community, Church & Service
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Work Experience
Summer School Year

23. How did you first become acquainted with Augustana?

24. *Have you visited the Augustana campus? Yes No If yes, when? (mm/dd/yyyy)


25. Please list influences that led you to apply to Augustana. If individuals, please list their names:
 

26. Who was/is your favorite teacher in high school?

  Hometown newspaper:
  Address:

NEXT STEPS TO COMPLETE YOUR FILE

1. Please submit an essay (250 words minimum) on a topic of your choice, graded or otherwise, which best illustrates your writing ability. Please be sure to include your name and address with your essay. Some topic examples would be:
 
  • Describe a significant experience, achievement, or risk you have taken and its impact on you.
  • Discuss an issue of personal, local, national, or global concern and its importance to you.
  You may submit your essay to julia.paluch@augie.edu or send it by post (see Office of Admission address below).
2. Please indicate the teacher or counselor who you will request to submit your letter of recommendation.
 
Name:
Email:

Download Recommendation Form

*Note: Your admission file will be considered complete upon receipt of your essay, recommendation, transcripts, and ACT or SAT scores.

Your Admission Counselor will be in contact with you regarding the application process. Meet your admission counselor at http://www.augie.edu/admission/admission-staff

Contact the Office of Admission at:
Ph: 800.727.2844/605.274.5516; E-mail: admission@augie.edu
2001 S. Summit Ave
Sioux Falls, SD 57197


 Yes
 No

* I hereby affirm that the information contained on or with my application is correct, complete, and honestly presented.

Your admission counselor will be in contact with you regarding the application process. Please contact the admission office with questions:

Ph: 800.727.2844/605.274.5516; E-mail: admission@augie.edu

Augustana is committed to providing equal opportunities for access to and participation in its programs and services, without regard to sex, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, age, or disability.