Department of Human Resources

Welcome to Human Resources

Spring Clean Your Benefits

Spring is the time to review and make changes to your benefits. Open enrollment begins April 1st and changes go into effect in June. To help you make informed decisions about your benefits:

    • Attend a Group Health Educational session to learn about plan options and ask questions. Two sessions will be offered – click here for details.
    • Read the Spring Good Fit Newsletter for up-to-date information on benefits changes and options.

Remember that all forms are due to HR by April 30th. If you have questions about benefits or open enrollment, please contact us at or (253) 535-7185.

Farewell Celebration

The annual Farewell Celebration recognizes those leaving or retiring from PLU. The campus community is invited to honor these special friends and colleagues. The celebration will be held Monday, May 4 from 3:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. in the Scandinavian Center. There will be a small program at 4:00 p.m. followed by a social time. Click here for a list of the honorees who will be attending.

Rose Window Celebration

The annual Rose Window Celebration honors our current retiring colleagues.  The celebration will be held in the Anderson University Center’s Scandinavian Center, Wednesday, May 13, 2015.  The reception begins at 5:15 p.m. with dinner and program to follow.  By invitation only, please click here to reply.

Spring Wellness Classes

PLU offers wellness classes for staff and faculty during each term throughout the year. There are several classes being offered this spring, including Body & Core Strength, Walk Live, Water Aerobics, Yoga and Meditation. For more information and to sign up, please click here.

For questions, please contact Human Resources at or (253) 535-7185.

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.


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

Spring 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.