Pacific Lutheran University

1010 122nd St So 
Tacoma WA 98447 

(253) 531-6900

General Information

  • Campus Setting Suburb: Large
  • Type of School Private, not-for-profit
    4-year or Above

  • Total Enrollment 3,652 (3,334 undergraduate)
  • Programs Offered Bachelor's degree
    Graduate certificate
    Master's degree
    Post-master's certificate

  • Calendar Four-one-four plan
  • Student-to-Faculty Ratio 12 to 1
  • Distance Learning Opportunities

Student Body

  • Full Time / Part Time 91% / 9%
  • Men / Women (Full Time) 36% / 64%
  • Undergraduate / Graduate 90% / 10%
  • In-State / Out-of-State 72% / 28%

Breakdown of Student Population by Ethnicity

Breakdown of Student Population by Ethnicity

Estimated Cost & Financial Aid

  • Tuition & Fees $28,100
  • Room & Board$8,600
  • Percentage of Students
    Receiving Any Financial Aid
  • Average Financial Aid Package$25,805
  • Average Indebtedness at Graduation$22,484
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Undergraduate Admissions

  • Total Number of Applicants2,555
  • Students Admitted 1,914 (75%)
  • Students Enrolled716 (28%)
  • Average High School GPAN/A
  • Students in top 10% of HS Class32%
  • SAT Critical Reading (Middle 50%) 490-630
  • SAT Critical Math (Middle 50%) 500-620
  • SAT Critical Writing (Middle 50%) 490-600
  • ACT Composite (Middle 50%) 22-28
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