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Olympic to PLU

Start at Olympic College Finish Strong at PLU

Start at Olympic and Finish Strong at PLU

Each year, Olympic College students transfer to Pacific Lutheran University to complete their Bachelor’s degree, with more than 40 academic programs from which to choose.

Now is the time to apply. Finish strong at Pacific Lutheran University.

Why attend PLU?

  • 90% of our recent graduates were either employed or accepted to graduate school within 6 months of graduation
  • 97% of PLU students receive financial aid
  • More than 40 academic programs
  • Class sizes average 18
  • Generous credit transfer policy
  • Earn a direct transfer associate degree from Olympic (AA-DTA and AS-T), enter PLU with automatic junior standing

* If you do not complete a degree, you can still transfer Olympic credits to PLU, which will be reviewed on a class by class basis.

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Receive more information about academics, admission, scholarships and important dates and deadlines.


It’s FREE to apply to PLU. Once you complete your application you can expect an admission decision, notification of academic scholarship eligibility, and an official report of transferable credits, typically within two to four weeks.


Transfer academic scholarships range from $13,000-$17,000 per year. We also offer $1,000 per year Phi Theta Kappa scholarships.

Financial Aid

97% of PLU students qualify for some kind of financial aid, including scholarships, grants, loans and work study, all of which help make PLU more affordable.

Yellow Ribbon & Military Benefits

PLU offers unlimited full-tuition Yellow Ribbon Scholarships to qualified veterans or their dependents, as well as the opportunity to use other military benefits to help fund a PLU education.


Tour campus with a current student, sit in on a PLU class, and meet with a Transfer Admission Counselor.

Admitted Students

Have you already been admitted to PLU? Find out what steps you should take next.

See How Your Credits Transfer

PLU offers equivalency guides to see how your credits from Olympic would transfer to PLU. These guides will show you how your credits transfer and how they fulfill PLU's general education requirements. To be certain which of your credits transfer, however, apply to PLU.

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Majors & Minors

PLU offers 44 majors and 54 minors. See what you can study here.

PLU at Olympic - See when we're visiting your campus

10/29/201810:00am-1:00pmPLU Advising DayOlympic CollegeBremertonWAAmanda Breslin
10/16/201810:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.Transfer College FairOlympic CollegeBremertonWAAmanda Breslin