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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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Awards send Loggers abroad

Puget Sound students took home Goldwater, Boren, Critical Language, and Fulbright fellowships this year sending them to China, U.K., France, and Mexico to conduct research.

summer welcome gatherings

Summer welcome events held around the country are your chance to meet fellow Class of 2020 members and get to know some Puget Sound alumni and staff. There will be food too!

See the future from here

Discover our PacRim program, where students study in nine Asian countries in eight months. It's immersive, hands on, far reaching, and the only program of its kind on the planet

Explore Puget Sound

All Students Numbers Stories Events Campus Videos

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


Nicolas Cary '07 speaks at TEDx

Watch as Nic talks bitcoin and the future of money


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

Take a virtual tour.

We Are Here

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

Experience Kayak Club first hand!

Discover Puget Sound Outdoors

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

Campus Life

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

Experiencing Asia: A continent as classroom

Discover our nine month PacRim program

The view around campus

Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer


Puget Sound in Under Two Minutes

Don't wait, watch this now!

See what's happening on campus

Events Calendar

Collins Memorial Library

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

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

New Athletics & Aquatics Center coming fall 2016

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

Check out the "What We Do" Logger bloggers

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

18 Loggers now volunteering abroad in 15 countries


The Puget Sound How To Guide

The How to Make a Decision Episode

The view around campus

Photo by Alesha Brown '17

The view around campus

Photo by Madison Bowden '17

Academics by the Numbers

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

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


Justin Wagers '17

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


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

The view around campus

Photo by Maryliah Leaverton '16

The view around campus

Photo by Juniper Branscomb '17


Puget Sounds

Discover our renowned School of Music

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

Quick drive, scenic ferry ride lands him in Victoria

We Are Here

Learn about Puget Sound's unique location

The view around campus

Photo by Alesha Brown '17

The view around campus

Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer

Puget Sound one of top 20 colleges in nation for getting tech job

Only Pacific Northwest college on list

Explore the Pacific Northwest with Puget Sound Outdoors

See what adventures we can share

Forbes places Puget Sound among America's top entrepreneurial colleges

Meet VICE's Michelle Leung '11

Read about Michelle's alternative media career