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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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Fall Admission Events

We're hosting events across the country where you'll be able to learn more about Puget Sound, meet your admission counselor, and alumni. There will be snacks too! See where we'll be!

Discover Puget Sound Visit Days

Join us on campus on October 7 or November 11 to experience campus life by taking a class, meeting students, faculty, and more. Interested in our School of Music? November 11 is also Music Day at Puget Sound!

See the counselor travel map

We have a map of where Puget Sound admission counselors will be traveling this fall. Click on your region of the country and see our international travel page to find out where we'll be.

Explore Puget Sound

All Students Numbers Stories Events Campus Videos

Puget Sound in Under Two Minutes

Don't wait, watch this now!

Your ticket to The City of Destiny

Flip through the essential guide to Puget Sound


Dare to Pursue Your Dreams

Watch the video. Experience Campus.

The view around campus

Photo by Madison Bowden '17

Forbes places Puget Sound among America's top entrepreneurial colleges

Meet VICE's Michelle Leung '11

Read about Michelle's alternative media career

The view around campus

Photo by Juniper Branscomb '17


Experience Kayak Club first hand!


Puget Sounds

Discover our renowned School of Music


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

Take a virtual tour.

The view around campus

Photo by Maryliah Leaverton '16

Puget Sound No. 1 in Peace Corps volunteers among small colleges

18 Loggers now volunteering abroad in 15 countries

Experiencing Asia: A continent as classroom

Discover our nine month PacRim program

Colton Born '19 blogs about his first trek to British Columbia, Canada

Quick drive, scenic ferry ride lands him in Victoria

See what's happening on campus

Events Calendar

The view around campus

Photo by Alesha Brown '17


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


Watch why it's a great time to be a Logger!

New Athletics & Aquatics Center coming fall 2016

The view around campus

Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer

The view around campus

Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer


The Puget Sound How To Guide

The How to Make a Decision Episode


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

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

Discover Puget Sound Outdoors

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

Collins Memorial Library

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

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

Check out the "What We Do" Logger bloggers


Nicolas Cary '07 speaks at TEDx

Watch as Nic talks bitcoin and the future of money


Justin Wagers '17

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

We Are Here

Learn about Puget Sound's unique location

Campus Life

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

The view around campus

Photo by Alesha Brown '17

We Are Here

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