Academics

189
Donors
94% of 200 Donor goal
$53,612
Donated
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An Anonymous DonorKinesiology Faculty Match matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $500Just for Kinesiology Department

Tamara Schaps photoTamara Schaps matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $1,000Just for Class of 2004

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Monthly Special πŸ’› Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $100 for each donor, donating a total of $2,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Parent πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $200 for each donor, donating a total of $4,000Just for Parents

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Alumni πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $200 for each donor, donating a total of $4,000Just for Alumni

An Anonymous DonorSchool of Business Dean's Fund Match matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $5,000Just for School of Business Dean's Fund

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Employee πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $10,000Just for Faculty/Staff

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Friend πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $200 for each donor, donating a total of $10,000Just for Friends

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Lunchtime Special πŸ₯ͺ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $2 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $30,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Bjug Day Eve 🌜 Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $30,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’›β˜€οΈ Rise, Shine & Share πŸ“£ Scholarship Match β˜€οΈπŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $40,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› ⭐ Scholarship Superstars Match ⭐ πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $40,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’›πŸ–€ SPECIAL BONUS MATCH πŸ–€πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $50,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’›βŒ›Final Countdown Scholarship Match βŒ›πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $58,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Early Bird 🦚 Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $60,000

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› Last Call ☎️ Scholarship Match πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $63,148

An Anonymous DonorπŸ’› πŸ•› Midnight Scholarship Match πŸ•› πŸ’› matched $1 for each $1 donated, donating a total of $75,000
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πŸ“š Lutes Have Purpose πŸ“š

At PLU, students are asking tough questions and embracing complexity in pursuit of making the world a better place.

Support student learning so that Lutes can give back to each other, their communities and the earth.

Your support is an investment in outstanding faculty and the exceptional educational technology, facilities and resources that empower students to make a difference.

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πŸ’› Where Lutes Are Giving πŸ’›
Area of SupportDonorsRaised ($)
College of Natural Sciences3$210
Kinesiology Department11$1,375
Mathematics Department12$2,285
Music Department18$6,015
English Department14$975
Communication, Media & Design Department11$1,325
Philosophy Department0$0
School of Education9$5,745
School of Business13$2,595
Native American and Indigenous Studies5$890
MFA Rainier Writing Workshop2$35
Innovation Studies Program Fund0$0
Anthropology Department2$50
Opera2$510
Political Science Department1$20
Global Studies Program2$175
School of Nursing Dean's Fund2$1,500
Hispanic and Latino Studies Program1$250
School of Nursing26$7,300
Marriage & Family Therapy Department2$100
International Honors Program0$0
Economics Department2$300
PLU Fund Academic Excellence3$402
History Department4$210
College of Professional Studies1$100
Geosciences Department2$300
College of Liberal Studies5$925
Physics Department3$45
School of Business Dean's Fund8$10,000
Biology Department3$370
Social Work Department4$175
Environmental Studies Program2$75
Religion Department3$350
Chemistry Department4$580
Sociology Department5$465
Computer Science Department3$1,120
Interdisciplinary Programs0$0
Psychology Department9$1,260
Theater and Dance Department4$885
College of Health Professions1$50
Holocaust Studies1$25
MESA Program1$180
Gender, Sexuality and Race Studies Program4$140
Donor Affiliations
Gradhat icon48%Alumni
Suitcase icon41%Faculty/Staff
Parent icon16%Parents
Friends icon9%Friends
Book icon1%Students
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Advocates

πŸ’› πŸ•› Midnight Scholarship Match πŸ•› πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› πŸ•› Midnight Scholarship Match πŸ•› πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $75,000
πŸ’› Last Call ☎️ Scholarship Match πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› Last Call ☎️ Scholarship Match πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $63,148
πŸ’› Early Bird 🦚 Scholarship Match πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› Early Bird 🦚 Scholarship Match πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $60,000
πŸ’›βŒ›Final Countdown Scholarship Match βŒ›πŸ’› photo
πŸ’›βŒ›Final Countdown Scholarship Match βŒ›πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $58,000
πŸ’›πŸ–€ SPECIAL BONUS MATCH πŸ–€πŸ’› photo
πŸ’›πŸ–€ SPECIAL BONUS MATCH πŸ–€πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $50,000
πŸ’›β˜€οΈ Rise, Shine & Share πŸ“£ Scholarship Match β˜€οΈπŸ’› photo
πŸ’›β˜€οΈ Rise, Shine & Share πŸ“£ Scholarship Match β˜€οΈπŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $40,000
πŸ’› ⭐ Scholarship Superstars Match ⭐ πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› ⭐ Scholarship Superstars Match ⭐ πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $40,000
πŸ’› Lunchtime Special πŸ₯ͺ Scholarship Match πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› Lunchtime Special πŸ₯ͺ Scholarship Match πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $30,000
πŸ’› Bjug Day Eve 🌜 Scholarship Match πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› Bjug Day Eve 🌜 Scholarship Match πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $30,000
πŸ’› Employee πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’› photo
πŸ’› Employee πŸ™Œ Participation Is Powerful πŸ™Œ Scholarship Match πŸ’›
Heart icon matched a total of $10,000