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Academic Rigor
4.2400
Dorm Life
3.9512
Food and Dining
3.6410
Bang for the buck
3.5750
Clubs and Activities
4.5500
Campus Safety
4.3750
Most Helpful Review for Pacific Lutheran University
  • Category: Am learning a lot
  • Review by: Tiffany from Buckley, WA
  • 18 out of 18 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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  • Brandon from Puyallup, WA
  • Jan-21-2015 I am a current student here

    PLU offers so many different learning opportunities for people who are in the business field. With it being a small school you are able to network with people who are already in the field that you want to work in. They offer you immediate knowledge and experience in the career field a student is seeking.

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  • Dec-01-2014 I am a current student here

    Pacific Lutheran University is a great school to learn more about diversity and culture. The school values individualized education and encourage one-on-one meetings with professors. The staff and faculty are very welcoming and well-suited for their jobs.

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  • Austin from Sumner, WA
  • Oct-29-2014 I am a current student here

    Pacific Lutheran University is a great place to go to further your education. The campus is open and accessible by car, bike or by walking. The admission personnel are helpful.

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  • Lee from WA
  • Oct-06-2014 I am a current student here

    Pacific Lutheran University communicates that it is very connected and caring towards it's students. They don't neglect their student; they provide academic help resources as well as personal and academic counseling. They have many student led activities and organizations, including ad publishing, theater and arts, miscellaneous clubs, and a radio station.

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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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