Student Life Strategic Plan


Vision Statements

PLU:  As a university of the first rank, Pacific Lutheran University seeks to maximize the achievement of its mission and become an internationally renowned model of the New American University, integrating a distinctive liberal arts college with one of the Pacific Northwest’s premier centers for professional education.

Student Life:  As a Student Affairs division of the first rank, we are innovative professionals who engage students in effective programs and services that encourage lives of meaning and purpose which transform communities and the world.

Mission Statements

PLU:  Educating students for lives of thoughtful inquiry, service, leadership and care - for other people, for their communities and for the earth.

Student Life:  To engage and support all PLU students in a transformative educational experience.

Division Tag Line

“Living the Learning”