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Record Summer 2018 Enrollment: 875

We’re thanking God for a record-setting summer semester enrollment: 875 seats were filled in 85 different courses on campus, online, and on location. That number includes Spanish immersion students and students who took more than one course. Here, we’d like to highlight the grad studies and continuing ed numbers, which are a tribute to WELS […]

13th Annual Thalassa Prize

Martin Luther College has now begun accepting submissions for the 13th annual Thalassa Prize. This $1000 prize is awarded to the best photo-and-essay submission from an MLC student or graduate who has served in an international ministry. PAST WINNERS: mlc-wels.edu/thalassa SUBMISSION GUIDELINES: mlc-wels.edu/thalassa DEADLINE: April 30, 2019

MLC Day 2019

Promote and celebrate ministerial education by hosting an MLC Day in your congregation! MLC Day is a day to . . . PRAY for our mission and ministry SHARE our story GIVE to support ministerial training Help us celebrate at MLC too! Anytime between now and May 1: Photograph your school, class, or faculty creating […]

26th Annual Golf Classic

Ninety-three golfers teed off at noon on June 11 to support Martin Luther College. The winning foursome on the New Ulm Country Club course (pictured) were Joey Schugel (formerly of New Ulm Park and Recreation), Matt Pearson ’97 (MLC professor), Jeff Anderson (SouthPoint Credit Union, New Ulm), and Toby Freier (New Ulm Medical Center). This […]

MLC Ladies Auxiliary – Project Update

Supporting the Needs of our Students Since 1960 All friends of MLC are encouraged to review the Ladies’ Auxiliary projects. Consider a contribution to the Auxiliary to help fund the prioritized list below, or adopt a project in its entirety! We appreciate the great support we have received for our projects over the years. Visit […]

Thank You, Congregational Partners

The Congregational Partner Grant Program (CPGP) continues to make a big difference in the lives of our students. For the 2018-2019 school year, 457 students from 235 congregations received grants from their congregations totaling $375,430. MLC then matched these grants. If you’d like to support your congregation members studying at MLC, please apply! Applications for […]


On May 9, 2018 Martin Luther College presented the following awards to these members of the 2018 graduating class: (Back row L-R) Ethan Schultz – UMAC Knight Scholar-Athlete Leadership Award Nomination, Jerome Kruse Knight Award for Athletic Achievement and MLC Leading Scholar for Studies in Pastoral Ministry; Evan Arrowsmith – Student Body President Recognition; Joel […]

Anna Hemmelman Named UMAC Player of the Year

Anna Hemmelman (Luther) was named UMAC Women’s Tennis Player of the Year on Tuesday following a stellar sophomore season. Hemmelman finished the season 7-0 in UMAC play to become the first player in program history to complete a season with an unbeaten singles record from the number one spot in the line-up. She finished the […]

2018 Thalassa Winner

Congratulations to Micah Ricke ’10 for his winning essay and image entitled “Auntie Nancy.” Micah and his wife, Kayla, live, learn, and work in a metropolitan area in southeast Asia, where they make friends and share the gospel. This is the twelfth annual Thalassa Prize. Micah has won $1,000, of which $500 will be sent […]