Augustana College in Sioux Falls is receiving a name change. The private liberal arts institution gathered Tuesday to officially unveil its new name as a university.
Augustana students wait in the Kirkeby-Over Stadium as professors file in and freshman take in their surroundings.
Alumni Carol Oakland says she is exciting her alma mater is expanding programs to become a university.
“I think it’s wonderful. It actually makes our degrees worth more- we are now university graduates,” says Oakland.