Private school in Washington with 2,800 total undergraduate students

Chancing

What are your chances of getting into Pacific Lutheran University?

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Your chancing factors
Unweighted GPA:3.7
1.0
4.0
SAT:720 math
200
800
800 verbal
200
800

Admissions

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Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
86%
Women
87%

Men
84%

Total number of applicants
3,305
Women: 62%
Men: 38%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
21%

Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
$ ? / year
In-state
$58,000
Out-of-state
$58,000

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Applications

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
Yes

Recommendation letters
Required

TOEFL policy (international applicants)
Not used

SAT/ACT testing policy
Optional
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Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 57%
ACT: 17%

Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
589
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
65%
Enrolled men:
35%
6-year graduation rate
67%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
83%

Student diversity

Moderately diverse
International students
3%

Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students

Asian and Pacific Islander: 11%
Black: 4%
Hispanic: 9%
Native American: 1%
Other: 11%
White: 64%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
12:1
Calendar system
Four-one-four

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors & careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
Division III Independents

D1 Basketball
No

Basketball conference
Division III Independents

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Location

12180 Park Ave South
Tacoma, WA 98447
Campus Setting
Suburban

Region
Far West

Campus culture

Religious Affilliation
Evangelical Lutheran Church

HBCU
No

Contact information

(253) 535-8145
12180 Park Ave South
Tacoma, WA 98447