Welcome to Payroll!

The Pacific Lutheran University Payroll Office is a dedicated team of professionals committed to paying university employees in a timely and accurate manner. We work to ensure our data, records and reports are always handled with confidentiality. Payroll actively promotes and monitors compliance of labor laws and federal tax regulations. Our staff strives to provide exceptional customer service through friendly and effective communication.

Hot Topics

  • 2016 W-2 paper forms were mailed on January 31st. Electronic W-2’s are also now available. For more information please click W-2 Information button at the bottom of this page.
  • Click here for American Payroll Association’s guide to Understanding Your Pay.  Learn Paycheck Basics, Taxes, Deductions, and how to read your Pay Stub.
  • Save time with Direct Deposit! Click here to sign up for Direct Deposit and your Pay Advice will be sent electronically to your PLU email account.

W-2 Information

To sign up for Electronic W-2, Print Your Official W-2, Request a Duplicate W-2, Frequently Asked Questions

Important Dates

February 20, 2017
Office Closed for Presidents’ Day

February 24, 2017
Student Payday

February 28, 2017
Staff Payday