Sarah Nelson

Community Director for Campus Life Operations


Sarah Nelson

Office Location:Anderson University Center - Room 163

  • Professional
  • Biography


  • Bachelors of Arts, Music, Pacific Lutheran University


Campus Life Responsibilities

  • Primary reception for the RLIF inbox, phone calls and walk-ins for Campus Life Office
  • Oversee incoming Living Plans and Learning Community Applications for all students
  • Track and oversee room moves, housing cancellations, housing requests, etc.
  • Help coordinate the Room Selection Process and Opening/Closing Procedures
  • Oversee and organize Extended Stay Housing & Early Arrival Housing during summer
  • Update and maintain department websites

Student Life Responsibilities

  • Participate in the all-residence hall on-call duty rotation with all Community Directors
  • Lower AUC Emergency Building Coordinator
  • PLU Safety Committee¬†
  • PLUS 100 Instructor


Sarah graduated from PLU with degrees in Music and Psychology. While in undergrad, Sarah was a student employee with the offices for Campus Life and the Dean of Students. Sarah grew up in Portland, Oregon and loves hanging out with friends, trying new restaurants and volunteering in the Puget Sound Community. Outside of work, Sarah owns a private music studio with her partner in Tacoma.