is a private liberal arts university in Ann Arbor, Michigan
. Its 187 acre (757,000 m²) campus sits on the banks of the Huron River
, about ten minutes outside downtown Ann Arbor. Concordia is affiliated with the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod
(LCMS) and is a college of the Concordia University System
. The current acting president, Dr. Dennis Genig, serves together with interim CEO Nichols as the administrative leadership of the campus.
The institution has approximately 700 undergraduate students, with a student-faculty ratio of about 11 to 1. Concordia offers over 40 areas of study, a set of adult education programs, and a variety of study-abroad activities.
The institution was established as Concordia Lutheran Junior College in 1963. It changed its name to Concordia College when it began offering four-year degree programs in 1976, and finally became Concordia University in 2001. From 1993 to 1995, it was the home of Accordion Magazine.
Pictures of Concordia's Campus
<gallery>Image:choirchapel.jpg|Choir singing in the Chapel of the Holy TrinityImage:chapelcampus.jpg|Through central campus</gallery>
Concordia University is affiliated with the NAIA
and the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference
. Its sports teams are nicknamed the Cardinals, and it offers seven intercollegiate sports with eleven men's and women's teams. Until recently, Concordia was also a member of the National Christian College Athletic Association
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