Master of Science inNursing

Information Sessions

Entry-Level Master of Science in Nursing (ELMSN) Program

Information sessions at this time cover only the Entry-Level MSN program.  The ELMSN is an accelerated program for those with a prior non-nursing bachelor's degree to gain RN licensure and the MSN degree in 27 total months of study.

Summer 2014 ELM Information Sessions

Tuesday, June 3
  9 am - 11 am   Room 133 Anderson Univ. Ctr
Tuesday, July 1
  9 am - 11 am   Room 133 Anderson Univ. Ctr
Tuesday, August 12
  9 am - 11 am   Room 202 Ramstad Hall



 Please RSVP for the 9-11am Information Sessions. Seating is limited.  



Anderson University Center

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Photo below:  the Anderson University Center, next door to Ramstad Hall

PLU Anderson University Center, where the November 1 evening information session will be held

Photo below:  Ramstad Hall, next to the Anderson University Center.  Ramstad Hall is where the School of Nursing is located.

Ramstad Hall at PLU where Nursing Program morning information sessions are held

Directions to PLU from Interstate 5

  • Interstate 5 to Tacoma
  • Take exit 127 East Hwy 512 (Puyallup and Mt. Rainier exit)
  • Take Pacific Ave. exit (Hwy 7) and turn right at the light
  • Turn right on Garfield Street (at light)
  • You'll T into Park Avenue South--You'll see Harstad Hall at that intersection (where Campus Safety is located for Visitor parking passes); Ramstad Hall and the University Center will be to your left on Park Avenue South


There are three parking lots on Park Avenue South--feel free to park in those lots, or any PLU parking lot. Please avoid reserved spots.

Morning or 3-5pm Session--Parking Pass Required:  Attendees of the morning sessions will be sent a parking pass from the School of Nursing, or can pick up a parking pass from our Campus Safety office, located in Harstad Hall.  Harstad Hall is located at the intersection of Park Avenue South and Garfield Street.  

Evening Session--No parking pass is needed after 5pm.

Campus Tours

Tours of campus may be arranged through the PLU Admission Office. You may fill out a campus visit request form, or contact Rachel Christopherson, Director of Graduate Admission at or 253-535-8570 to arrange dates and times.

Master of Science in Nursing (for BSN prepared RNs) 

Current RNs who are interested in the MSN Care and Outcomes Manager or the MSN Family Nurse Practitioner degree programs are encouraged to schedule an appointment to meet with an Admissions Coordinator or graduate faculty member to discuss the program in depth. Just email unofficial copies of all college-level transcripts, with an introductory note, to:

Contact Us 

To request more information or ask questions, please contact us:

Phone: (253) 535-7672
Or click here for the online information request form.