Department of Human Resources

Welcome to Human Resources

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.

Spring Wellness

Sign-up for Spring Wellness classes.  The following classes will be offered: Core Fitness, Walk Live, and Cardio Kick.

PLU Christmas Celebration

The annual Faculty and Staff Christmas Celebration was Thursday, December 15th.  To view the recipients of the 2016 Distinguished Staff Awards please click here.

Performance Management Training

If you are still interested in attending a training session to help you get ready to use the online performance management system please contact Gretchen Howell at or x7185 .

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.

HR is located on the NW side of Garfield Station, at the corner of C St and Wheeler.

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Weekly Wellness Tip

This week’s tip:  Clear your clutter.  Click here for more information!


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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.