Current Student Resources

Academic resources

Academic Catalog 
The online catalog lists all of the policies and procedures for the university.

Academic Calendar 
The academic calendar lists add, drop and withdrawal deadlines, university holidays and start and end dates for the academic terms.

The Subject Librarian page for Marriage and Family Therapy
Did you know that education has a dedicated research librarian? Her name is Amy Stewart-Mailhiot and she is happy to assist you with your research needs. The link above brings you directly to the page with the most recent online copy of the DSM, plus access to the research databases most relevant for MFT.

Free and Discounted Software
SPSS is available for free to students. This is the standard statistical software used in the field of Psychology.

Disability Support Services 
Students who have documentation of a learning, physical, or psychological disability from a professional assessor (physician, psychologist, physical therapist, audiologist, learning specialist) can receive accommodations as recommended by the assessor and as determined by the DSS director.

Student support and wellness resources

Student Support Services Liaison for MFT
Your first stop for questions about financial aid, billing, and registration issues is the MFT student support liaison, Patty Sunderland: sunderpa@plu.edu, 253-535-8029

Office of Career Connections
Do you need someone to look over your resume or cover letter before you apply to a new job, are you looking for an on-campus job, or would you like career advice? The experts at the Career Center will help you not only when you are a student, but as an alumni as well.

The Names Fitness Center & The Pool
Graduate students are welcome to use the fitness and recreation facilities on campus. Be sure to bring your student ID.

Military and Veteran Support
Support services for military affiliated students are available from the Director of Military Outreach, Michael Farnum, farnumms@plu.edu, 253-535-7412 and benefits assistance is available from the PLU Vet Coordinator, Neshell Chabot henkelnd@plu.edu, 253-535-8317