2019-2020 PLU by the numbers

Enrollment total: 2,840

  • 11.2% graduate students
  • 63.7% female, 35.4% male
  • 46.9% of undergraduates live in residence halls, 53.1% live off campus/commute (undergraduate only)
  • 2.4% are international representing 20 countries
  • 39.3% are students of color
    • Asian: 10.4%
    • Black or African American: 3.7%
    • Hispanic: 12.2%
    • Native American or Alaska Native: 0.3%
    • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.2%
    • Multiracial: 10.1%
    • Not reported: 1.6%
  • 9.6% are age 25 or older (undergraduate only)
  • 12.4% are Lutheran (undergraduate only)
  • 20.1% of faculty, administrators and staff are people of color
  • 23.5% of undergraduates are from states other than Washington
  • 20.5% of undergraduates are transfers or attended college before
  • 32.9% first generation (undergraduate only)
  • 31.7% Pell eligible (undergraduate only)