Wartburg faculty and staff educate, inspire and empower students to live out the College’s mission to challenge and nurture students for lives of leadership and service as a spirited expression of their faith and learning.
Wartburg College alumni “bleed orange” and care about their alma mater. We encourage alumni and parents to participate in the life of the college, provide for its future, and promote the college to others.
The Wartburg Scholars Program is an honors program that brings together highly motivated students from a broad range of disciplines. It is dedicated to improving the intellectual life on campus by providing students who strive for academic excellence enriching academic challenges and learning opportunities through service activities, coursework, and research. Through these endeavors, students become more independent and think more critically about new knowledge while gaining a greater appreciation and respect for diversity.
Students must maintain full-time status with a minimum of three course credits each Fall Term and Winter Term and one course credit each May Term.
Students must maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.25.
Students must complete program courses with a grade of B or higher.
Students must complete team-based service projects each academic year and complete individual reflections at the end of each Fall Term and Winter Term.