Department of Human Resources

Welcome to Human Resources

Christmas Luncheon






Please join us for a Christmas Celebration and recognition of faculty, staff and administrator service. Replies are requested no later than December 7, 2015. Click here to reserve your spot.

Help make the holiday season a little brighter for needy families in Parkland by joining the PLU drive for the Trinity Lutheran Church Food Pantry. Bring nonperishable food donations to the Christmas Celebration. Canned fruit, healthy soups, peanut butter, canned pasta sauce, and tuna fish are particularly welcome.

Performance Management Training Sessions

We’ve added two more training sessions to help you get ready  to use the new performance management system.

  1. Tuesday, January 12, 2016
    Garfield Station, room 102
  2. Monday, January 25, 2016
    Garfield Station, room 102

To reserve your space at a session, please contact Gretchen Howell at ex.7329 or

Fall Wellness Classes

PLU offers wellness classes for staff and faculty during each term throughout the year.  Current classes include Strength & Conditioning, Zumba, Walk Live, and Core Fitness.  Click here for class details and to sign up.

HR Mission Statement:

We are a team of HR professionals, who promote an exceptional work environment for the PLU community, in order to provide a premier educational experience.

Financial Management with TIAA-CREF

Did you know that TIAA-CREF consultants are available to discuss your unique financial situation? They also offer a wide range of free on-demand webinars to help guide you through all the financial milestones in your life. Click below for details.

HR's New Address

Our new office is: 323 Garfield St, Suite 100. Find us on the northwest corner of Garfield Station, at C St and Wheeler.

We look forward to your visit!

Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

Did you know that free access to First Choice Health EAP is part of your PLU benefits?

Your EAP can help with a variety of issues both professional and personal – from dealing with stress at work to elder care and emotional well-being. EAP is a confidential resource and will provide guidance, assessment, and referral at no cost to you.

Click the link below and enter the username: pacific and password: lutheran.


Join a remarkable community working together in support of the University's mission and students.

Fall Good Fit Newsletter

Published fall and spring, the Good Fit is filled with the latest information on your benefits.


We’re pleased to provide a comprehensive benefit plan to fit the needs of you and your family.

Dispute Resolution

We provide mediation services and assistance in improving conflict resolution skills.