Financial Support

Funding higher education is rising across the board and seminaries are no exception. As a graduate of Luther Seminary, you likely have an interest in its future and the way it impacts the future of the Church.

What Can I Do?

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Heritage Society 

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Questions? Concerns? Comments?

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What are some of the challenges facing Luther Seminary:

What is Luther Seminary doing to meet financial challenges?

  • Luther Seminary is committed to raising funds to help reduce debt through work with congregations, synods, individuals and the ELCA Fund for Leaders in Mission.
  • Luther Seminary has developed the Center for Stewardship Leadership, an initiative to create a culture of Financial Stewardship within the Luther Seminary community and for the greater church.
  • The Adopt a Seminarian program encourages individuals and congregations to directly support students.
  • We help congregations with stewardship programs and educational resources through Stewardship in the 21st Century
  • Luther Seminary provides $2.1 million in financial aid to students for tuition

What is the Luther Seminary Alumni/ae Council doing?

  • Members have committed to pledging personal gifts toward the Adopt a Seminarian program
  • Members ask fellow alums and colleagues in their synods to consider Adopting a Seminarian
  • Developed the Heritage Society and most council members participate
  • Members are strong advocates for student financial support by churches and individuals