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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 want to see you!

Decision Puget Sound is April 4, 10, and 17 on campus. Meet professors, students, and parents, and see what it's like to be here now! Don't wait - register now!

On the road

Can't make it to campus for Decision Puget Sound? No worries! Admission counselors will be hitting the road this spring. Check out where we'll be around the country.

Explore Puget Sound

All Students Numbers Stories Events Campus Videos

The view around campus

Photo by Juniper Branscomb '17

The view around campus

Photo by Quinelle Bethelmie '17 from Orientation 2013


Justin Wagers '17

Watch Puget Sound's own slacklining champion in action on campus!


Experience Kayak Club first hand!


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

Take a virtual tour.


Greek Life at Puget Sound...

It's just life! See it now!


Puget Sound How-to Guide: How to be a Visitor

Watch the video. Experience Campus.

We Are Here

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

The view around campus

Photo by Madison Bowden '17

We Are Here

Learn about Puget Sound's unique location


Explore Life After Puget Sound

Hear what students say about post-college options

Coming Fall 2016

See plans for the new Athletics and Aquatics Center

Loggers Give Abroad

Puget Sound among top Peace Corps volunteer-producing small colleges in the nation

Explore the Pacific Northwest with Puget Sound Outdoors

See what adventures we can share


Experiencing Asia: A continent as classroom

Hear about our PacRim program

The view around campus

Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer

The view around campus

Photo by Zoey Olbum '15


Eat Puget Sound. (Watch now!)

The view around campus

Photo by Alesha Brown '17

Your ticket to The City of Destiny

Flip through the essential guide to Puget Sound

The view around campus

Photo by Maryliah Leaverton '16

Academics by the Numbers

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

Puget Sounds

Discover our renowned School of Music


The Lillis Scholarship at Puget Sound

Watch as these scholars reach for the heights of personal achievement


Watch Jared Polonitza '18 solve a Rubik's Cube in 30 seconds

A 'typical' semester at Puget Sound

See photos from our Flickr feed.

The view around campus

Photo by Alesha Brown '17

See what's happening on campus

Events Calendar


Puget Sound in under two minutes

Don't wait, watch this now!

Campus Life

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

Billy Rathje ’15

Meet Puget Sound's newest Rhodes Scholar

Collins Memorial Library

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