+Did you know that our Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod has a Concordia
University System? What is it?
+The System is a group of 10 Lutheran Concordia Colleges and Universities
(Concordia means “harmony.”) spread throughout the USA.
+These Concordias are located in Oregon, California, Texas, Nebraska,
Minnesota, Wisconsin, Illinois, Michigan, Alabama and New York.
+Present enrollment is 36,250, up 8.5% from last year, an increase of 2851.
+We also have two Seminaries in the USA, in Ft Wayne, IN and St. Louis, MS.
+While total enrollment grew significantly, the number of declared church-work
students declined from 1531 to 1392.
+Planned gifts are needed for the Church Endowment Fund to financially assist
Lutheran students studying at one of the Concordias.
+ Of the 36,250 total number of students, 4031 students identify themselves as