PLU Metrics

PLU is a fully-vaccinated campus in accordance with Washington State Higher Education guidelines.

PLU Community Case Numbers

The data below includes employees and students who were confirmed as positive for COVID-19 through PLU testing, Tacoma Pierce-County Health Department or self-reporting, and who came to campus or were in close contact with anyone affiliated with campus.

Known Active Cases (Updates on Fridays)

Known Cases Resolved


(September 1, 2021–June 1, 2022)

Known Active Cases Breakdown

On-campus Students-
Off-campus Students-

PLU COVID-19 reporting on pause for Summer 2022.

NOTE (Jan. 14, 2022): The Washington State Department of Health and the Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department recently recommended changes to COVID-19 guidelines, including reducing the number of isolation and quarantine days. Click here for an updated flowchart on what that means for Lutes.