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Academic Rigor
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Most Helpful Review for Pacific Lutheran University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Tiffany from Buckley, WA
  • 17 out of 17 people found this review helpful

The programs are rigorous, but wonderfully small and provide many resources for help and additional learning. The homework and reading are heavy, and going the extra mile in your studies pays off.

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  • Christopher from Sioux Falls, SD
  • Aug-20-2014 I am a current student here

    Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) is a private university that has a welcoming atmosphere and fits many different personalities. The main focus is the academics, of course, but then there are many different clubs and organizations out there for people to join. There is always some event going on with these clubs and organizations, from concerts in Lagerquist Hall in the Mary Baker Russell Music Building to leaving campus for a day on the water or on Mt. Rainier.

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  • Nicholas from Washougal, WA
  • May-12-2014 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    I love the campus. I cannot wait for this to be my new home. I hope to meet a lot of new people and make lifelong friends.

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  • Coleman from Lake Stevens, WA
  • Mar-29-2014 I am a current student here

    Friendly School, where the teachers care about you. The music program is incredible if your interested in traditional and classical.

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  • Khrizelle from Kent, WA
  • Feb-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Students around campus are friendly. Professors love have students come to office hours outside of the classroom. If finding a major is hard, Academic Advising is always there for help.

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  • Elise from Auburn, WA
  • Feb-04-2014 I am a current student here

    PLU is the perfect fit for students who aren't striving for a big, city setting. The personalized education that is offered to the students makes this school well worth going to. The sense of community here is heart-warming and welcoming to all.

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  • Anonymous
  • Jan-28-2014 I am a current student here

    PLU is a very diverse, and welcoming school. The faculty is awesome! This small school helps not only the community, but it's students achieve their goals and aspirations.

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  • Kayla
  • Aug-25-2013 I am a current student here

    The upside of this school is that they have helpful resources like a writing center, help desk, counseling center, health center, etc. The downside of this school is definitely the price. In the end this school will be what you make it to be for yourself.

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  • Jeremy from Honolulu, HI
  • Jul-28-2013 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    Pacific Lutheran University for me is rated one on my list of schools to go to. Academically it gives students the ability to study in a small classroom environment and for a student to succeed. Also, it allows athletes to play at an NCAA DIV III level while going to school.

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  • Elia from Federal Way, WA
  • Jun-28-2013 I am accepted here and planning to attend soon

    PLU is has small beautiful campus. The students are helpful and oriented. The staff seems truly honest in trying to offer the best things possible and in providing guidance.

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