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In light of current events, we’ve crafted a Virtual Admitted Student Experience designed to answer your questions and illustrate what living and learning at PLU is all about.
Thursday, April 2
Ask Us Anything (about PLU)
A conversation about all things Pacific Lutheran University

Featuring PLU President Allan Belton and Associate Dean of Admission Melody Ferguson

Student Tell-All Panel: Part 1
Moderator: Julian Franco (Admission)
  • Panelists: Jessa Delosreyes ’23 (Music Education major from Tacoma, WA),
  • Jackson Wray ’23 (Music Composition major from Portland, OR),
  • Annika Peterson ’23 (Undecided major from Plymouth, MN),
  • Alisha Nkwonta ’23 (Psychology major from London, England/Spanaway, WA)
Friday, April 3
Student Tell-All Panel: Part 2
Moderator: Julian Franco (Admission)
  • Panelists: Ian Rice ’20 (Global Studies and Political Science double major from Seattle, WA),
  • Alissa Ouanesisouk ’21 (Business and Sociology double major from Portland, OR),
  • Josh Moran ’20 (Computer Science major from Puyallup, WA),
  • Kiyomi Okamoto ’22 (Nursing major from Bedford, NH)
Q&A: Why PLU Courses > High School Classes (Faculty Members)
Moderator: Jennifer Smith (Dean of Inclusive Excellence)
  • Panelists: Corey Cook (Psychology),
  • Adela Ramos (English),
  • Neal Yakelis (Chemistry)

Exclusive Videos

An important part of the traditional OverKnight experience is having some fun on campus while getting to know our spaces. We hope these two brand new videos will help!

Where I: Work, Chill, and Caffeinate
Munch, Munch, Chomp, Chomp!
A PLU student guide to eating on campus

Learning and Living at PLU

Upcoming Live Online Events

  • Virtual Celebration: Tuesday, August 4 from 4-5 p.m. (register on Zoom)
  • Study Away: Thursday, April 9 @ 10:00 am
  • Residential Life: Thursday, April 9 @ 2:00 pm
  • Nursing: Thursday, April 16 @ 10:00 am
  • Financial Aid: Thursday, April 16 @ 2:00 pm
  • Pre-Professional Health Advising Track: Friday, April 17 @ 10:00 am
  • Transitioning from Running Start to PLU: Friday, April 17 @ 2:00 pm
  • Athletics: Thursday, April 23 @ 2:00 pm
  • School of Art and Communication: Thursday, April 23rd @ 10:00 am