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!

Suit Up for Senior Year

Are you beginning your college search? Join us throughout the month of June for our ‘Suit Up’ Series geared towards helping you kick start your college search and figure out your next steps. We’ll talk about how to begin your college search, essay writing, college application tips and tricks, the financial aid process, and more!

Are you ready to begin your college search?!

Preparing for New Student Registration & Academic Advising at PLU

Geared towards incoming students for Fall 2021, this Zoom Webinar will help you prepare for New Student Registration and guide you through what your first year of academic advising will look like at PLU. If you want to pre-register you can add it to any electronic calendar so you don’t forget!

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, July 8th from 2:00-3:00 pm PST
  • 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


May 19th

Geared towards students just beginning their college search, these events will help you learn more about PLU. Agenda includes an admission presentation, academic breakout sessions, an “ask a counselor anything” session, and campus tour. Join us on May 19th for any of the following:

  • 2:30-3:00 pm Admission Presentation
  • 3:00-3:30 pm Academic Breakout Sessions
  • 3:45-4:45 pm Campus Tour
  • 4:45-5:15 pm “Ask a Counselor Anything” open session


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.


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 or call us at 253-535-7151.


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