Visit PLU

We invite you to visit the PLU campus! Visiting a college is one of the most important things you can do in your college search – it’s the best way to get a sense of whether that college is the best fit for you.

There are a number of ways you can visit PLU – set up your own individual visit, come to campus for a Lute Life Day, or join us for one of our special open house events.

Individual Visits

An individual visit gives you a chance to really get a feel for the PLU campus.

The PLU Admission Office is open Monday through Friday8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. See below for our individual visit options, and then request your visit! Questions? Feel free to contact us at 253-535-7152 or email

Individual visits include:
  • A campus tour from a current student guide
  • Meeting with one of our Admission Counselors

Check-in times are 9:45 a.m.12:15 p.m., and 2:15 p.m.

Visit Survey

Have you visited PLU recently?  Please take some time to let us know what you thought about your experience.  Click here to take our Campus Visit Survey.


Request Visit

Ready to schedule your visit? Click here to submit your request.

Summer Lute Life Days

Summer Lute Life Days are opportunities to tour campus, experience what it’s like to be taught by a PLU professor, enjoy lunch in our dining commons, and learn more about admission and financial aid. Afterward, join the entire PLU community for one of our Summer Fruit Festivals, with local fruit and live music!

2016 Summer Lute Life Days:

  • Wednesday, July 13
  • Wednesday, August 3

Summer Lute Life Days

Click here for details about Summer Lute Life Days and to RSVP.

Office of Admission Important Dates and Closure Dates

  • May 30 – Memorial Day – Admission Office Closed
  • July 4 – Independence Day – Admission Office Closed
  • July 13 – Summer Lute Life Day – No Individual Visits
  • August 3 – Summer Lute Life Day – No Individual Visits
  • September 5 – Labor Day – Admission Office Closed
  • September 6-20 – First two weeks of Fall Semester – No Class Visits & No Overnight Visits

We look forward to seeing you on campus!


Driving directions to campus.

Lodging & Airport

Airport information and local hotel and lodging options.

Group Visits

Bringing a group to campus? Find information and request your group visit here.


See the Admission Events page for upcoming events and deadlines.