Pacific Lutheran University

12180 Park Avenue - Tacoma, WA 98447
  • Region: West Coast
  • Campus Setting: Suburban
  • Size: Small

Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) offers 3100 students a combination of 44 academically rigorous liberal arts and professional programs. PLU students take part in student-faculty research, internships, lab work, field studies and numerous other hands-on learning experiences, and work closely with professors who are experts in their fields and passionate teachers.

PLU offers a full range of academic programs – including majors in nursing, business, computer science, psychology, history, music and education – along with pre-professional studies in programs such as pre-med, pre-law and pre-dentistry.  

It is FREE to apply to PLU and we encourage you to apply, visit and learn more. 

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Mission Statement

PLU seeks to educate students for lives of thoughtful inquiry, service, leadership and care-for other people, for their communities and for the Earth.