Total Enrollment 3,581
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 15 : 1

Pacific Lutheran University

http://www.plu.edu
1010 122nd St So, Tacoma, Washington 98447-0003
(253) 531-6900

This single statement of mission captures well the identity, strengths and purpose of Pacific Lutheran University.In addition, a formal statement of mission, adopted in 1978, provides an historical perspective on the University's understanding of its core purposes: Long committed to providing an education distinguished for quality, in the context of a heritage that is Lutheran and an environment that is ecumenically Christian, PLU continues to embrace its primary mission: the development of knowledgeable persons equipped with an understanding of the human condition, a critical awareness of humane and spiritual values, and a capacity for clear and effective self-expression. For all ...show more »

Information based on 2010 data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics.

General Information
Institution Type 4-year, Private not-for-profit
Special Learning Opportunities ROTC (Army)
Teacher certification
Study abroad
Student Services Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
Credit Accepted Dual credit
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church
Federal Aid Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Degrees/Certificates Offered Bachelor's degree
Postbaccalaureate certificate
Master's degree
Post-master's certificate
Campus Setting Suburb: Large
Disability Services Student 3% or less
 
 
 
Admissions
Yearly Application Deadline February 15th
Admissions Office Phone (800) 274-6758
Admissions Office Email admissions@plu.edu
Admissions Office Address PLU Office of Admission, Tacoma, WA 98447
Admissions Transfer URL http://www.plu.edu/student-involvement/Transfer-Students/home.php
Admissions Website http://www.plu.edu/admission/first-year/ (find financial aid info here)
Application Website http://www.plu.edu/admission/first-year/
Application Fee $40

In order to be accepted to Pacific Lutheran University, you should have:

  • A High School GPA
  • A High School Record
  • SAT and ACT test scores
  • TOEFL
 
Test Scores
Pacific Lutheran University SAT SCORES
SAT Reading (25th Percentile) 480
SAT Reading (75th Percentile) 610
SAT Math (25th Percentile) 500
SAT Math (75th Percentile) 610
SAT Writing (25th Percentile) 470
SAT Writing (75th Percentile) 590
ACT Composite (25th Percentile) 23
ACT Composite (75th Percentile) 28
ACT English (25th Percentile) 22
ACT English (75th Percentile) 27
ACT Math (25th Percentile) 23
ACT Math (75th Percentile) 29
 
 
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