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Alumni Travel

Through a collaborative effort of the Office of Alumni & Student Connections and the Wang Center for Global Education, PLU is now offering opportunities for study away like programs to PLU alumni and friends.


Stay connected with PLU by streaming live events, including lectures, forums, championships and more.

Lectures & Conferences

Livestream: 9th Biennial Wang Center Symposium:
Disarming Polarization – Navigating Conflict and Difference

The Powell-Heller Conference for Holocaust Education
Livestream: 12th Annual Holocaust Conference:
Resistance: Jewish Resistance and Rescue during the Holocaust

May 6, 2020 – Natalie Mayer Lecture
An American Genocide: The United States and the California Indian Catastrophe, 1846-1873

Check out these recorded virtual events for admitted students in PLU’s first VideOverKnight:

PLU Faculty Q&A
Professors Dr. Jennifer Smith (Dean of Inclusive Excellence), Dr. Corey Cook (Psychology), Dr. Adela Ramos (English), and Dr. Neal Yakelis (Chemistry) answer questions from prospective students.

Ask us Anything
PLU President Allan Belton and Associate Dean of Admission Melody Ferguson answer a wide variety of prospective student questions about PLU.

Student Tell-All Panel: Part 1: April 2, 2020
Moderator Julian Franco (PLU Admission) and PLU students answer questions from prospective students.

Student Tell-All Panel: Part 2: April 3, 2020
Moderator Julian Franco (PLU Admission) and PLU students answer questions from prospective students.

Learning is ForEver

Learning Is ForEver (LIFE) offers unique educational experiences to enrich and enhance the lives of its participants. Participants come from every walk of life, to learn together, exchange ideas, and explore the world. The LIFE Program Committee members work in collaboration with PLU’s Continuing Education Office and the Office of Alumni & Student Connections to offer classes on a variety of subjects on the campus of PLU. Classes are open to the public, and the community is encouraged to attend.

Benefits & Services

Alumni & Student Connections offers many benefits and services. Whether you want an alumni card or membership in the Alumni Online Community, this webpage will direct you to all of the services provided.

Get your Alumni Card and start taking advantage of discounts at the bookstore, sporting events, music events, and local museums. Plus, get access to the PLU library, media services and more.

Make use of the PLU Athletic facilities like Olson and Memorial gymnasiums, racquetball courts, Names Fitness Center, and more.

As an alum you have access to all services provided by Alumni & Student Connections at PLU for life. Contact them for help with your resume, use of career assessment tools, or an appointment with a career advisor.

Just because you’ve finished your degree doesn’t mean you have to stop learning and growing with PLU. The Center for Graduate and Continuing Education is developing programs for working professionals in all industries to gain new skills and explore potential new career paths. And, as a PLU alum, many programs are available to you at a discounted rate!

Wondering what to do about insurance between graduation and your first job? Out of work? PLU provides short term and permanent health insurance options through the Alumni Insurance Program.

Check out the PLU Opportunities Board to view postings for jobs, internships and volunteer positions.

With your free alumni card you can continue to check out books from the library, view DVD’s in the library, and use other library resources.

Visit the Registrar’s site to find information about requesting official and unofficial transcripts.