NameDescriptionType of Club or Organization
AbsoLUTE Christian FellowshipAbsoLUTE Christian Fellowship is a club that meets to discuss the Bible and to create meaningful friendships! Our goal is to see God's name glorified! This group can be for Christians who are looking for meaningful fellowship, but it is also for people who interested in learning more about what the Bible is! Everyone is welcome to join!Religious/Spiritual
Alpha Psi OmegaAlpha Psi Omega (ΑΨΩ) is a national theatre honor society, dedicated to recognizing student achievement in collegiate and university theatre and providing a wider fellowship for those interested in theatre. Students who qualify for membership (based on volunteered time and participation in theatre) can elect to be inducted. PLU is nationally recognized as the Theta Pi (ΘΠ) cast. At PLU, APO facilitates and sponsors student productions and performing groups. Additionally, APO offers many member-only events, including social outings, production viewings and service opportunities.Academic & Honors Societies, Performance
Anime ClubPLU’s Anime Club is a place where people who appreciate and want to learn about anime and manga can congregate and get to know each other. We will collectively watch Japanese animations for the purpose of entertainment with the intent of learning cultural tropes through this storytelling medium. We will share our thoughts, feelings and interpretations of the media in group discussion. We also aim to learn more about Japanese culture together through experiences such as conventions, authentic Japanese eateries, and more. We strive to be fun, educational, and inclusive throughout our time as an established club at PLU.General Interest
Asian Pacific Islander Student Association (APISA)The Asian Pacific Islander Student Association (APISA) is a PLU DJS club that seeks to promote Asian and Pacific Islander cultures through cultural awareness and support within the PLU community to obtain unity through diversity. You do not need to be of Asian or Pacific Islander heritage to join our club. We welcome anyone who is interested in learning and supporting the API culture.Diversity, Social Justice, and Sustainability
Black Student UnionPLU's Black Student Union seeks to provide a space for Black students, faculty, and staff to come together in community and solidarity, have a space to heal, and to celebrate our BLACK JOY. We look forward to sharing our joy, our struggles, and our ideas with those willing to listen.Diversity, Social Justice, and Sustainability
Cadet Activities ClubThe Cadet Activities Club is a group that consists of me for whenever the PLU ROTC program requires some sort of activity to be put on, a fundraiser to happen, or if there is a need of assistance for an event.Civic Engagement
Chemistry ClubParticipate in STEM-related activities, get involved in community building, learn about chemistry careers, enjoy social events, and better understand how chemistry plays a role in our everyday lives. Students plan and enjoy a variety of chemistry-focused activities, including performing demonstrations for elementary school students, helping clean the environment through community projects, and inviting speakers!Academic & Honors Societies
Clay CrowsThe Clay Crows is the premier improv troupe on campus! We host weekly workshops and jams for anyone to participate in, and perform our own shows throughout the semester. Follow @claycrows on Instagram to stay tuned for more information, as well as any upcoming performances and jam sessions! We look forward to improvising with you!Performance
Club KeithleyClub Keithley's goal is to connect the PLU community with the Parkland community through service to students at Keithley Middle School, to educate and empower students to be curious, engage in school, and take control of their own education, and to engage volunteers in dialogue regarding the importance of place-based connections and stigma surrounding the residents of Parkland.
Civic Engagement, General Interest
Collegiate WA Music Educators AssociationWhile primarily a hub for Music Education majors, CWMEA is an organization open to all students regardless of major. We focus on providing peer support in the music department, organizing advocacy events, encouraging members to practice the skills they learn in their classes, and financially supporting those that wish to attend the state conference for music educators. CWMEA is a subset of and liaison to the Washington Music Educators Association (WMEA) and the National Association for Music Education (NAfME), which in turn provides professional development and connection opportunities for all members. These opportunities take the form of social events, workshops, panels, and much more.Academic & Honors Societies, Performance
Cutter's Cubing ClubCutter’s Cubing Club is a recreational club that creates an opportunity for PLU students to learn how to solve a Rubik’s cube in an easy-to-follow manner. Whether you’re casually or competitively interested in the cube, check out our website, cuttercubing.club, to learn more.General Interest
Delta Iota ChiDelta Iota Chi has been a PLU’s chapter of the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA), a pre-professional organization which promotes and enhances student nursing in the United States. Delta Iota Chi is an organization of PLU student nurses who, in some way, want to give back to the school and community. Academic & Honors Societies
Economics ClubThe PLU Economics Club is designed as a gateway for students to experience the research and academic rigor involved in the study of human choices. As a student-centered and socially conscious community, we welcome all students with any level of economic knowledge and interest to participate in club meetings. We envision members will come away with alternative perspectives and data on passionate topics for their various academic pursuits.Academic & Honors Societies
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA)FCA is a place for athletes to meet and take a moment away from our busy schedules managing practices, games, and classes to reflect on the meaning of God in our life and through sports. We are a community of athletes who love the Lord and want to grow in fellowship and become connected within our community and on campus.Athletic & Recreational, Religious/Spiritual
Gamer's GuildGamer's Guild is a club that allows PLU members to enjoy the company of others while playing a variety of tabletop games with experienced and new players.General Interest
Global Medical Brigades/Pre-MedPacific Lutheran University is a chapter of Global Medical Brigades, an international movement of students and medical professionals working alongside local communities and staff to implement sustainable health systems. We are a student run organization that strives to promote global health equality. Our student volunteers have the opportunity to travel abroad to places such as Panama, Ghana, and Greece to provide assistance through clinics and public health activities in the under-resourced populations. Assistance can be given through both In person Brigades or Virtual TeleBrigades.Academic & Honors Societies
Gold Rush A CapellaGold Rush A Cappella is a mixed vocal part A Cappella ensemble.Performance
GREAN ClubGREAN, or Grass Roots Environmental Action Now, is a student club dedicated to all things that are green. The mission of the PLU student run club is to promote environmental awareness and action on campus and throughout the community. The group itself has helped organized campaigns such as Take Back the Tap, as well as the Smart Paper Campaign, an initiative to change the paper policy on campus to using post consumer recycled paper. Additionally, the club has been involved in many on-the-ground activities such as invasive species removals, and environmental activism events. Everyone is welcome!Diversity, Social Justice, and Sustainability
Habitat For HumanityHabitat for Humanity partners with people in your community, and all over the world, to help them build or improve a place they can call home. Habitat homeowners help build their own homes alongside volunteers and pay an affordable mortgage. With your support, Habitat homeowners achieve the strength, stability and independence they need to build a better life for themselves and for their families.Diversity, Social Justice, and Sustainability
Health Sciences ClubPLU Health Sciences Club is a resource for students to become prepared and interact with their future health careers by engaging with their peers, health professionals, faculty, and health school representatives in order to be the best that they can be and embody service, leadership, and care.General Interest
InterVarsity Christian FellowshipPLU InterVarsity is a group of students seeking to grow together in authentic community through examining and exploring the intersection of faith and life. Though the group is a Christian group, students definitely do not need to identify as Christian or religious person to join! We host regular community events, in addition to weekly bible studies! Come to an event to learn more!Religious/Spiritual
Kinesiologists of the Future ClubKinesiologists of the Future Club is a club for all PLU students who are interested in the broad field of Kinesiology. Our meetings consist of open study sessions, planning events, and professional meetings. Open classrooms are open for studying for upcoming tests, talking to other students about recommended study techniques, and creating connections with those in the Kinesiology Department. In our professional meetings, we have working professionals (PTs, OTs, Chiropractors, Athletic Trainers, Personal Trainers, PE teachers, etc.) come in and speak to us about the process of becoming a professional, whether it means a graduate degree or a certification and what one experiences every day on the job. Email: plukfc@plu.eduAthletic & Recreational
Latinx UnidosLatinx Unidos seeks to empower the Hispanic/Latinx student population for the purpose of providing scholarly support, culture awareness, social enrichment, and community outreach.Diversity, Social Justice, and Sustainability
Men's LacrosseThe Pacific Lutheran University Men’s Lacrosse team is a competitive college lacrosse team that competes against the nation’s top teams in the Men’s Collegiate Lacrosse Association (MCLA). This league provides nationally recognized competition and an annual National Tournament each year, for athletes seeking a true collegiate sport experience.Athletic & Recreational
Nā Hoaloha O Hawai’i (NHOH)Nā Hoaloha O Hawai’i (NHOH) is a DJS club that seeks to promote the Aloha Spirit and the diverse cultures of Hawaii and its people through service projects, social activities, and our annual Lu'au. At Pacific Lutheran University, we hope to spread attitudes of aloha through service and leadership within the community and provide opportunities for students to socialize and be a part of a home-away-from-home. You do not need to be from Hawai'i to join our ohana ("family"). We welcome all those who are interested in being a part of our club.Diversity, Social Justice, and Sustainability
Nerf NationNerf Nation meets weekly to play a variety of Nerf-blaster-based games. From zombies, team games, to the last person standing, we are always trying out new games as well as our playing some fan favorites. Anyone is welcome to join, we have tons of spare blasters but feel free to bring your own If you want!Athletic & Recreational
Night of Musical TheatreNight of Musical Theatre looks to produce an annual revue of musical theatre songs and to expand opportunities for engagement with musical theatre on-campus. This year's show will be Night of Musical Theatre: Before the Parade Passes By directed by Riley Penland with Music Direction by Marilyn Willis. A musical revue filled with incredible songs about taking action and embracing joy in life! Auditions will take place on April 4th and 5th with shows on May 14 and 15. Rehearsals take place between 6:30pm and 10:00pm Sunday through Thursday. Feel free to reach out to rpenland@plu.edu with any questions!Performance
Pacific Lutheran University College RepublicansThe College Republicans, the Best Party on Campus, We are an officially chartered chapter and affiliated with the Washington College Republican Federation, which seek to engage in discussion of political views and values, and to encourage activism.Civic Engagement
Phi Alpha Honor SocietyThe purpose of Phi Alpha Honor Society is to provide a closer bond among students of social work and promote humanitarian goals and ideals. Phi Alpha fosters high standards of education for social workers and invites into membership those who have attained excellence in scholarship and achievement in social work.Academic & Honors Societies
PLU Active MindsPLU Active Minds is a chapter of the national Active Minds organization, aiming to raise awareness of and decrease stigma around mental health. Through education, conversation, and advocacy, we aim to open up the conversation about mental health in the PLU community and make sure that students are getting the support and resources they need.General Interest
PLU College Young LifeYoung Life is a Christian ministry that reaches out to college students in all 50 of the United States and in more than 100 countries around the world. Our Mission​ is to introduce students to Jesus Christ and help them grow in their faith. Religious/Spiritual
PLU CS ClubPLU CS Club is a community for computer science students, or anyone interested in computer science, to collaborate on projects, practice interview questions, and make connections with students that have the same interests.Academic & Honors Societies
PLU DECAPLU DECA is a newly established chapter of the international professional development organization DECA Inc. We develop PLU students’ potential to become leaders in their respective careers through our competitive team and professional growth events. The team welcomes all business students to compete in the five offered business events categories: finance (including accounting), management, hospitality, and entrepreneurship. Club activities, in the meantime, work with students and their busy schedules to connect them to a variety of mentorship resources that will help guide them to the next stage in their journey.Academic & Honors Societies
PLU Psi ChiPsi Chi is the International Honor Society in Psychology, which exists to recognize scholastic achievement, encourage leadership, research, and creativity in the field of psychology. Membership in Psi Chi is open to students who are majoring or minoring in psychology and have earned an overall GPA that is in the top 35% of their class in general scholarship. Once inducted, one is a Psi Chi member for life, and will have access to all benefits offered by the society. We hold bi-weekly meetings and serve our communities through chapter service projects, and receive invitations to events such as social gatherings, workshops, and study sessions.Academic & Honors Societies
PLU Shotokan Karate ClubPLU Shotokan Karate Club welcomes all, including students, staff, family, and community members. The fee is $20-40 monthly on a sliding scale (family discount is offered).Athletic & Recreational
PLU SHRM ClubThe SHRM club looks to engage the future Human Resources professionals in the field of HR.Academic & Honors Societies
PLU Swing Dance ClubCome learn to Swing Dance! Lesson is provided at the beginning of the weekly meeting, followed by a free dance.General Interest
PLU Table Tennis ClubPLU's club for all Table Tennis and Ping Pong enthusiasts! Bring your friends and get your game on once a week, in singles and doubles matches, as well as bracket tournament play! Meeting times and dates are still being decided as we look for a residence hall to host our meetings. Contact the club's president at jugovimm@plu.edu for more information.Athletic & Recreational, General Interest
PLUtonic AcapellaPLUtonic Acappella is Pacific Lutheran University’s premiere a cappella group comprised of multiple talented students who all come together for the love of a cappella music! We perform at gigs and events both on campus and throughout the greater Puget Sound region, and compete in the yearly International Championship of Collegiate A Cappella (ICCA) competition in Tacoma WA.Performance
PrismPrism is a group dedicated to creating a safe and educational space for all queer, trans, and gender non-conforming students at Pacific Lutheran University. We encourage active discussion and fierce advocacy about the joys and issues that arise in the LGBTQ+ community. Our aim is to work in collaboration with the Diversity Center, Center for Gender Equity, other special interest groups, and any LGBTQ+ identified students.Diversity, Social Justice, and Sustainability
Psychology ClubPLU Psychology Club provides an opportunity for students interested in the field of psychology regardless of their major. Psych Club works closely with PLU Psi Chi to host biweekly meetings and events focused on current psychological research throughout the school year. Students will have the opportunity to engage with new psychology findings, be provided with academic resources, and connect with the greater PLU psychology community. PLU Psych Club is an excellent option particularly for students who want to learn more about psychology but are otherwise ineligible to participate in PLU Psi Chi.Academic & Honors Societies
Student Investment FundThe PLU Board of Regents’ Investment Fund (“RIF” or “Fund”) is a fund to be invested under the direction of the School of Business Undergraduate Student Investment Club. The primary purpose of this fund is to provide a learning experience for undergraduate business students. This Investment Policy Statement (“IPS”) may be revised from time to time by mutual agreement of the Dean of the School of Business and the Senior Vice President for Administrative Services. Substantive changes to the IPS will be presented to the Investment Committee of the Board of Regents for review and acceptance.Academic & Honors Societies
The American Choral Directors Association PLU student chapterThe mission of ACDA is to inspire excellence and nurture lifelong involvement in choral music for everyone through education, performance, composition and advocacy. We aim to create powerful artistic experiences and be advocates for cultural and educational change that we might transform people’s lives.Performance
The Umbrella OrganizationUnion of student theatre production organizations. Performance
Vpstart CrowA student-led, theatre-producing organization that focuses on new, experimental, and minimalist theatre. We produce one longer show and multiple one-acts every year, submitted and directed by students, in order to provide more theatre-based opportunities to students.Performance
Women's Ultimate FrisbeeThe Women's+ Ultimate Frisbee team strives to be an inclusive and safe space for any and all people looking for ways to be in community and exercise at the same time. We are a team of women and non-binary individuals who practice companionship, collaboration, improving physical health, and much more. Throughout our season, we are able to go to varying frisbee tournaments in and out of state, scrimmage with alumni who were once a part of the program, and overall become a group of friends who enjoy each other's company and presence on and off the field.Athletic & Recreational