Centrally Located 

Wartburg College is centrally located between most of the major metropolitan areas of the Midwest in Waverly, Iowa, a community of 10,000 residents within the Cedar Valley metro area of about 150,000 people.

Located on “The Avenue of the Saints” (Highway 27/218) that connects Minneapolis/St. Paul to St. Louis, Waverly is easily accessible.

Businesss Highway 218 Construction 
If you are entering Waverly from the south, please note that 4th St. SW (Highway 218) will have six blocks under construction from July-Nov. 2020. Please follow all detour signs. 

Drive Time from Major Cities
From Rochester, Minn. – 2 hours
From Minneapolis, Minn. – 3 hours
From Chicago, Ill. – 5 hours
From Madison, Wisc. – 3 1/2 hours
From St. Louis, Mo. – 6 hours
From Omaha, Neb. – 4 hours
Denver, Colo. – 11 1/2 hours