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Pacific Lutheran University is a private, religious university in the suburb of Tacoma, Washington. Pacific Lutheran University was founded in 1890. The university enrolls around 2,633 students per year, including 2,301 undergraduates.
It is moderately difficult to get into Pacific Lutheran University. The acceptance rate at Pacific Lutheran University is 89%. In 2022, 2,962 out of 3,332 total applicants were accepted.
|Pacific Lutheran University Admissions Facts At-A-Glance|
|Overall Acceptance Rate||89%|
|Early Decision Acceptance Rate||ED not offered|
|Early Action Acceptance Rate||EA not offered|
|Applicants Submitting SAT scores||4%|
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Pacific Lutheran University is located in the town of Tacoma, Washington, in the suburbs of Seattle.
If you would like to see Pacific Lutheran University for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 5 to Tacoma, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Seattle-Tacoma International.
You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Pacific Lutheran University and Tacoma are like without leaving home.
First-Year Applications are Due
The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Pacific Lutheran University is Aug 1.
Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs
Composite SAT Range
Math SAT Range
Reading SAT Range
1385 and Above
1300 to 1385
1300 and Less
The median SAT score for Pacific Lutheran University students is 1325. Applicants with SAT scores of 1385 and above have a good chance of being admitted to Pacific Lutheran University, while applicants with SAT scores between 1300 to 1385 have an average chance of admittance, and prospective students with an SAT score below 1300 have a low chance of being offered a spot at Pacific Lutheran University.
Wondering what life at Pacific Lutheran University is like? There are approximately 2,633 students enrolled at Pacific Lutheran University, including 2,301 undergraduate students and 332 graduate students. 92% percent of students attend school full-time, 78% percent are from WA and 22% percent of students are from other states.
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