Department ofEducation

Summer Endorsements Application Process

Application Process:

Step 1:  Complete the Online Application Form

Step 2:  Submit the following supplemental materials:

  • Resume
  • Two completed Recommendation Forms from professionals who have observed your experience and ability
  • A copy of Your Current Washington State Teaching Certificate
  • Official copies of ALL College Transcripts
  • OSPI Form 1535 Institutional Application/Section A
  • $40 non-refundable processing fee (checks made payable to PLU)

Once complete mail application materials to:

Pacific Lutheran University
School of Education - PPD
Tacoma, WA  98447

Final consideration must be postmarked by May 3rd. Priority application materials due April 1st. 

Step 3:  Interview

Step 4:  Acceptance into the Program/Registration

All applicants will be notified of their application status.  Accepted participants will be given instructions on how to register for the program and set up their online classroom account.

Step 5:  Classes Start

If you have questions regarding the application process or the overall program, please feel free to contact us by email to or by phone to 253-535-8378.