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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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Get to know our Alumni

Meet some of the alumni behind our interview program. Learn about their Puget Sound experiences and don't hesitate to reach out if you want to know more.

Community shaped by students

Puget Sound's student government offers endless ways to get involved, whether it's running for senate, joining one of 100 student clubs, or even starting your own!

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The Lillis Scholarship at Puget Sound

Watch as these scholars reach for the heights of personal achievement

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Photo by Quinelle Bethelmie ’17

Campus Life

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

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Photo by Emi Menk '14


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

Take a virtual tour.

Your ticket to The City of Destiny

Flip through the essential guide to Puget Sound


Explore Life After Puget Sound

Hear what students say about post-college options


Justin Wagers '17

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


Jasper Tollefson '10

A musician giving back

Alumni Stories

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Photo by Quinelle Bethelmie '17 from Orientation 2013

For People Who Like Numbers

2,600 students from 44 states, 16 countries
76% from outside Washington
12 to 1 student faculty ratio

Puget Sound in under two minutes

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Academics by the Numbers

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

Explore the Pacific Northwest with Puget Sound Outdoors

See what adventures we can share

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Photo by Madison Bowden '17

A 'typical' semester at Puget Sound

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Collins Memorial Library

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

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Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer

See what's happening on campus

Events Calendar

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Photo by Juniper Branscomb '17


Students Talk

Joe Cerne '14

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Photo by Malia Ford '15


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

Watch the video. Experience Campus.


Experience Kayak Club first hand!

We Are Here

Learn about Puget Sound's unique location

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Photo by Alesha Brown '17


Experiencing Asia: A continent as classroom

Hear about our PacRim program

We Are Here

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

Loggers Give Abroad

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