GET TO KNOW CAMPUS

We are excited to offer in-person visits and virtual visit opportunities  (which include a virtual tour and one-one-one counselor meeting), academic sessions, and virtual events. We know experiencing campus, whether it’s in-person or virtually, is one of the most important things you can do in your college search and look forward to meeting you soon.

 

Immediately after entering campus, I could feel the close-knit community embodied through the surrounding greenery and towering evergreens scattered throughout the campus... PLU's campus feels like home.

Joshua S.

Computer Science, '24

In-person visits require an RSVP at least 2 days in advance and are limited to 1 student and up to 3 guests from the same household per tour time with the exception of Admitted Student Tour Days and Saturday Campus Tours where two groups following the same guidelines stated above are able to attend the same tour. We cannot accommodate walk-in requests.

A Campus Visit includes:

  • A campus tour led by a current student
  • A one-on-one meeting with an Admission Counselor

While on campus we enforce strict mask-wearing, proper physical distancing, and the buildings you enter are limited (for example, you will not see inside a residence hall). If a tour time is not available on a day you are in our area, you are always welcome to walk campus on your own using our self-guided tour.

Ready to schedule your in-person visit?

We look forward to seeing you on campus!

Virtual Campus Visit:

  • Join a current student as they guide you through a virtual tour of campus followed by a 30-45 minute one-on-one meeting with one of our Admission Counselors to talk more about PLU.

Request Virtual Visit

Ready to schedule your virtual information session? Browse the options and come see us.

Transfer Information Sessions:

  • Join a 30-45 minute webinar hosted by one of our Transfer Admission Counselors to talk more about PLU with a specific focus on the transfer process, with allowed Q&A time at the end of each session.

Virtual Campus Visit:

  • Join a current student as they guide you through a virtual tour of campus followed by a 30-45 minute one-on-one meeting with one of our Admission Counselors to talk more about PLU.

Transfer students:

Please note all official transcript evaluations are completed during the admission application process and cannot be done during a campus visit.  Email your transfer admission counselor for more questions about transferable classes and unofficial transcript reviews. If you attend a local Washington Community College you can see a variety of 2-year transfer guides here. We also offer an interactive transfer guide any student may use to see what classes have transferred to PLU in the past from various colleges.

Transfer Virtual Visit Opportunities

We look forward to connecting with you soon!

Summer Preview Day: Saturday, August 21st

If you want to get to know PLU a bit better, or just can’t visit campus right now, this virtual Summer Preview Day is a great way to experience campus! Join us for an Admission & Financial Aid Presentation, panels with students, faculty, and counselors where we can answer your direct questions, breakout sessions about the arts, study abroad, and residential life, or even a virtual campus tour! As you explore colleges, this is a great way to learn more about PLU from the comfort of your home/

Academic Information Sessions are a great way to learn more about our various majors and programs here at PLU. Join a 30-45 minute webinar hosted by one of our Admission Counselors and various faculty and staff members from various academic areas to talk more about PLU with a specific focus on your program, with allowed Q&A time at the end of each session.

Upcoming Academic Sessions:

  • Transfer Nursing Admission Information Session, September 9th from 2:00-3:00 pm PST

Academic Information Sessions

RSVP for any and all sessions that interest you.

Past Academic Sessions:

  • Business
  • Kinesiology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Pre-Health Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Social Work
  • First-Year Nursing Information Session
  • Music
  • Hispanic Studies
  • Political Science
  • Sociology
  • Environmental Studies

In-Person Summer Lute Life Days

  Fri, July 16   –   Wed, July 21   –   Fri, July 30

Mon, August 2   –   Fri, August 13   –   Wed, August 18

For students just getting to know PLU, these events will help you learn more about academics, the campus community, admission requirements and the application process, and scholarship and financial aid options.

The agenda includes an admission presentation and campus tour. Each check-in time event will be limited at 6 students and up to 3 guests. We’ll host one large group presentation (physically distanced) then split attendees into smaller groups for the campus tours.

Masks are required for all visitors while on campus regardless of vaccine status and physical distancing is encouraged. RSVPs are required and will close 2 days ahead of the event.

Check-In Time Options:
8:00 am; 10:00am; 12:00pm; or 2:00pm

GROUP VISITS

PLU is offering virtual group visits for groups from schools and organizations. Group visits are offered Monday-Friday and selections include an Admission Presentation, Virtual Tour, or Current Student Panel.

SELF-GUIDED TOUR

Will you be traveling to campus on your own? Feel free to use this self-guided tour to explore campus at your own pace. This tour can also be found on all way-finding signs around campus.

Sesiones de información en español

¿Interesado en aprender más sobre PLU? Ofrecemos varias sesiones de información en español durante el año. Regístrate aquí para las próximas presentaciones y eventos que incluyen todo desde la información básica de PLU hasta aplicaciones del colegio y ayuda financiera.

*Questions? Feel free to email us at visit@plu.edu or call us at 253-535-7151.

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