Office of Admission

Important Admission Dates 2016-2017

December

December 1 Presidential Scholarships Application Deadline

First year students with a 3.8+ gpa (weighted), 1310+ SAT or 28+ ACT are encouraged to apply for our top academic and leadership Presidential Scholarships.

December 1 Transfer Admission Decision Priority Date for Spring 2017

December 1 is the final application date for transfer students planning on starting Spring Semester 2017.

December 3 PLU Christmas Concert on campus

Prospective students interested in music are invited to attend one of PLU’s incredible Christmas Concert performances, with tickets provided by the Admission Office.

December 4 PLU Christmas Concert on campus

Prospective students interested in music are invited to attend one of PLU’s incredible Christmas Concert performances, with tickets provided by the Admission Office.

December 5 PLU Christmas Concert on campus

Prospective students interested in music are invited to attend one of PLU’s incredible Christmas Concert performances, with tickets provided by the Admission Office.

December 9 PLU Christmas Concert on campus

Prospective students interested in music are invited to attend one of PLU’s incredible Christmas Concert performances, with tickets provided by the Admission Office.

December 10 PLU Christmas Concert on campus

Prospective students interested in music are invited to attend one of PLU’s incredible Christmas Concert performances, with tickets provided by the Admission Office.

December 15 Admission Decision Priority Date

Apply to PLU by December 15 (the application is free), and receive an admission decision and notification of your academic scholarship eligibility by January 15.

Sense of Place

January

January 15 Admission Decision Priority Date

Apply to PLU by January 15 (the application is free), and receive an admission decision and notification of your academic scholarship eligibility by February 15.

January 15 Nursing Conditional Admission Priority Date

First year students interested in Nursing should complete their application by January 15 to be considered for Conditional Admission to the Nursing program.

January 20 Transfer Lute Life Day

For transfer students only – tour campus, eat lunch and learn more about transfer admission and financial aid. You simply choose your check-in time and we’ll take care of the rest!

January 28 Game Day

Experience Lute athletics during a day on campus highlighting PLU athletic programs, and cheer on Lutes basketball, tickets provided by the Admission Office.

Music at PLU

February

February 1 Transfer Admission Decision Priority Date

Apply to transfer to PLU by February 1 (the application is free), and receive an admission decision and notification of your academic scholarship eligibility within two weeks.

February 13 Artistic Achievement Award Application Deadline

PLU offers scholarships in the areas of music, theatre, art, dance and forensics, ranging from $1,000-$10,000 per year. Apply by the deadline to take part in the audition weekend.

February 15 International Honors Program Application Priority Deadline

The International Honors program (IHON) is for students who demonstrate an exemplary academic record and have an interest in pursuing an honors program with an international focus.

February 17 Lute Life Day

Tour campus, sit in on a PLU class, eat lunch and learn more about admission and financial aid. You simply choose your check-in time and we’ll take care of the rest!

February 24-26 Audition Weekend for Artistic Achievement Awards

The audition weekend to be considered for scholarships in the areas of music, theatre, dance and art.

PLU Athletics

March

March 1 Provost Transfer Scholarship Deadline

Transfer students applying for a Fall 2017 start and a 3.5 or higher GPA are encouraged to apply for our competitive top academic Provost Transfer Scholarship

March 1 Transfer Admission Decision Priority Date

Apply to transfer to PLU by March 1 (the application is free), and receive an admission decision and notification of your academic scholarship eligibility within two weeks.

March 3 Lute Life Day

Tour campus, sit in on a PLU class, eat lunch and learn more about admission and financial aid. You simply choose your check-in time and we’ll take care of the rest!

March 9-10 Lute OverKnight

For admitted first year students, an opportunity to experience campus, explore academics and enjoy the PLU community as you make your decision about where you will go to college.

March 27 Lute Life Day

Tour campus, eat lunch and learn more about admission and financial aid. You simply choose your check-in time and we’ll take care of the rest!

Move in Day

April

April 1 Saugen Business Scholarships for Transfer Students Deadline

Transfer students interested in Business are encouraged to apply for the Saugen Business Scholarship for Transfer students.

April 3 Lute Life Day

Tour campus, sit in on a PLU class, eat lunch and learn more about admission and financial aid. You simply choose your check-in time and we’ll take care of the rest!

April 5 Lute Life Day

Tour campus, sit in on a PLU class, eat lunch and learn more about admission and financial aid. You simply choose your check-in time and we’ll take care of the rest!

April 9-10 Lute OverKnight

For admitted first year students, an opportunity to experience campus, explore academics and enjoy the PLU community as you make your decision about where you will go to college.

April 12 Lute Life Day

Tour campus, sit in on a PLU class, eat lunch and learn more about admission and financial aid. You simply choose your check-in time and we’ll take care of the rest!

April 21 Transfer Lute Life Day

For transfer students only – tour campus, sit in on a PLU class, eat lunch and learn more about transfer admission and financial aid. You simply choose your check-in time and we’ll take care of the rest!

#REACHHIGHER at PLU

May

May 1 National Decision Date

May 1 is National Decision Date for colleges. Submit an Enrollment Deposit to secure your place in the PLU Class of 2021 and request on-campus housing.