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What Kind of Education Will I Get at PLU?
At Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) you'll find an innovative blend of academically rigorous liberal arts and professional programs.
The essence of the liberal arts is to prepare you for a lifetime of success in a rapidly changing and highly competitive world. PLU will help you develop skills in decision making, analysis, communication and reasoning.
In addition to the liberal arts, PLU provides students with the opportunity for professional studies. Whether it's business, education, nursing or social work, PLU will prepare you for the future with accredited professional programs.
We are committed to giving you a global view of the world, providing a strong and supportive community, and doing so in a way that prepares you for multiple and changing careers.
Six special programs make a PLU education one-of-a-kind. What will make your academic experience unique?
"I've found that the students here share common values and interests. PLU is a great place for people of many different faiths. As a Lutheran, I find it a perfect fit."
Ashley Jamieson, Omak, Washington
Profile - University Congregation, Bible studies, cross country, track, Student Athlete Advisory Committee
The Pacific Northwest
"At PLU you're minutes from a kayak trip on Puget Sound, an hour from skiing Mt. Rainier and two from the ocean. You never really need to plan an outdoor adventure. You just go!"
Ryan Neary, St. Charles, Illinois
Profile - Advocates for Social Justice, Co-President PLU Vegetarian Alliance, Feminist Student Union, backpacking in the Olympic Mountains.