Augustana is founded in 1860 and a private liberal arts and sciences college. Campus is located in Rock Island, Illinois, on the Mississippi River. With 2,600 students and 90 majors and related areas of study. Gives $2,000 to every student for an internship, research or study abroad. Its student-faculty ratio is 12:1. Average class size is 18. All classes taught by faculties.
It is a residential campus. First-year and sophomore students live in residence halls. Juniors may choose apartment-style housing on campus. Seniors live on campus or in the neighborhood. Student activities include theatre, music groups, debate, broadcasting, publications, student government, and a wide variety of professional, departmental, political, social and service organizations.