Wartburg Seminary’s residential learning program provides the experience of living in community, with opportunities to be involved in the Wartburg and Dubuque communities.  Graduates and others value Wartburg’s worship-centered community as an important part of leadership formation.

Students and their families are a part of the daily life of the campus, including daily weekday worship.


  • Provides the opportunity to live in an intentional community of formation.
  • Dedicated financial aid for residential learners.
  • Immerse yourself in daily worship and fellowship.
  • Affordable campus housing on a sustainable campus.
  • Dynamic engagement with a world-class faculty.
  • Engagement in wider Dubuque community through service learning.
  • Intentional Student Support – faculty advisor and ELCA candidacy liaison.