Visiting campus 

St. Olaf welcomes church groups to visit campus whether to hold lunch meetings; to have a day of retreat for councils, classes, or committees; or to tour the campus. For further information contact the Office of the Vice President for Mission at 507-786-3000. To arrange tours for high school students contact the Admissions Office (507-786-3025).


Student music ensembles

From trios and quartets to large ensembles, more than one-third of St. Olaf students are involved in the music ensembles for which St. Olaf is internationally known. Some of these ensembles perform or take part in worship services at churches in the Northfield area. For further information, including costs, contact the Office of Music Organizations (507-786-3179).


Student outreach groups

St. Olaf Christian Outreach is an ecumenical student organization focused on reaching out to Northfield-area youth and churches through camp-style worship services, Bible study, and games. For further information contact the College Ministry Office (507-786-3092).


Scholarships for St. Olaf graduates attending an ELCA seminary

Each year the Ole Glesne Seminary Scholarship and the Cleven Seminary Scholarship are awarded to St. Olaf alumni. The Glesne Scholarship Fund awards scholarships and book funds to St. Olaf graduates enrolled in the master of divinity degree at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota. The Cleven Seminary Scholarship funds study in the master of divinity degree program at any of the seminaries of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America. The annual application deadline for both scholarships is May 1. For application forms for these scholarships contact the College Ministry at