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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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Admission interview sign-up!

Haven't interviewed yet? Don't miss your chance! Request your off-campus interview by January 15, 2015. 

100+ student clubs

Check out the current list of student clubs active on campus including physics, quidditch, alpine ski, and entrepreneur club, just to name a few! (Oh, you can also start your own!)

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Collins Memorial Library

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

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

Academics by the Numbers

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

Experiencing Asia: A continent as classroom

Hear about our PacRim program

The view around campus

Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer


Experience Kayak Club first hand!

Loggers Give Abroad

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

The view around campus

Photo by Alesha Brown '17

Explore the Pacific Northwest with Puget Sound Outdoors

See what adventures we can share

Puget Sounds

Discover our renowned School of Music


Explore Life After Puget Sound

Hear what students say about post-college options

The view around campus

Photo by Madison Bowden '17


George Matelich '78

Managing Director, Kelso & Company

Alumni Stories

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!


The Lillis Scholarship at Puget Sound

Watch as these scholars reach for the heights of personal achievement

We Are Here

Learn about Puget Sound's unique location

A 'typical' semester at Puget Sound

See photos from our Flickr feed.

The view around campus

Photo by Zoey Olbum '15

Campus Life

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

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


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

Take a virtual tour.

The view around campus

Photo by Juniper Branscomb '17

See what's happening on campus

Events Calendar

Your ticket to The City of Destiny

Flip through the essential guide to Puget Sound

The view around campus

Photo by Alesha Brown '17

The view around campus

Photo by Maryliah Leaverton '16

Students Talk

Taylor Jones '14


Puget Sound in under two minutes

Don't wait, watch this now!


Eat Puget Sound. (Watch now!)