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Be Here Now

Fueled by urban energy and natural curiosity, Puget Sound is a leading liberal arts college in the Pacific Northwest, and one of only 40 colleges in the nation included in "Colleges That Change Lives." Come visit us and be here now!

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We're Test Optional

There's more to being a Logger than taking standardized tests. That's why applicants can choose to write two essays instead of submitting ACT/SAT scores.

virtual tour

Our virtual tour is the next best thing to visiting campus (Which you should do!). Take a walking tour of campus buildings, landmarks, and the surrounding community.

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We would love to meet you! Register to learn more about Puget Sound with an information session led by an admission counselor and a student-led campus tour.

Explore Puget Sound

All Students Numbers Stories Events Campus Videos

Listen to our podcast on SoundCloud!

Interviews with professors, students, and alumni

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Dare to Pursue Your Dreams

Watch the video. Experience Campus.

Your ticket to The City of Destiny

Flip through the essential guide to Puget Sound

Discover Puget Sound Outdoors

Dig an ice cave to sleep in, hike, climb, camp, and much more with Puget Sound Outdoors

Puget Sound ranked among top 100 liberal arts colleges in nation

Ranking weighs engagement, outcomes, more

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The Puget Sound How To Guide

The How to Make a Decision Episode

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Watch the Physics Club launch a weather balloon into near space!

The view around campus

Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer

Campus Life

23 NCAA Division III teams
100+ student-run organizations
$500,000 annual budget for student government

We Are Here

Learn about Puget Sound's unique location

Want to read about every day life on campus from current students?

Check out the "What We Do" Logger bloggers

See what's happening on campus

Events Calendar

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Can't come for a visit? (Really?)

Take a virtual tour.

Puget Sound named a Best College Value by Kiplinger’s magazine

Rankings include academic quality/affordability

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Experience Kayak Club first hand!

Explore the Pacific Northwest with Puget Sound Outdoors

See what adventures we can share

The view around campus

Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer

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Puget Sound in Under Two Minutes

Don't wait, watch this now!

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Puget Sounds

Discover our renowned School of Music

Experiencing Asia: A continent as classroom

Discover our nine month PacRim program

Academics by the Numbers

4 year core curriculum
50 traditional and interdisciplinary programs
1,200 courses offered annually

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200,000 Tacoma, Wash. population
35 miles south of Seattle
97 acre campus

Collins Memorial Library

500,000 books
116 hours open on average week
24/7 access to virtual assistance