Info for Parents Counselors

Discover Puget Sound

Friday, Oct. 12 and Monday, Nov. 12

8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Discover Puget Sound is your chance to attend a class, take a tour, learn about admission and financial aid, and meet Puget Sound students and faculty.

For questions or concerns, please contact the Office of Admission at or 253.879.3211.


Dates and Registration

Friday, Oct. 12


Monday, Nov. 12


Optional: Music Day activities

Additionally, prospective music majors and nonmajors alike are also welcome to register for Music Day as part of November's Discover Puget Sound event. You will sit in on music classes, attend ensemble rehearsals, and talk with faculty and staff about music study and performance opportunities at the School of Music. Please indicate your interest in Music Day in your Discover Puget Sound registration.

Can't make it? No worries! Prospective students can sign up to attend information sessions and campus tours offered during weekdays throughout the semester. Be sure to also check out our travel schedule to see if an admission counselor will be visiting a high school or participating in a college fair near you!

Sample Schedule of Events

8-8:45 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
Wheelock Student Center
9-9:45 a.m. Welcome and Keynote Address
Schneebeck Concert Hall
10-10:50 a.m. Campus Tour
Jones Hall Steps
11-11:50 a.m.

Class (for students only)

Various locations


Faculty Talk (for families)

Location TBD

12-12:50 p.m.

Student Information Session
Jones Hall, Room 104


Family Information and Financial Aid Session  
Murray Boardroom, Wheelock Student Center

1 p.m.


Wheelock Student Center

1:30 p.m.

Student Diversity Center Open House

2:15 p.m. Student Diversity Center Panel

Please note this is not a final schedule. Event times and locations are subject to change.

Directions to Campus

University of Puget Sound is easily accessible by train, plane, car, and even ferry. 

Nearby Accommodations

Information on local lodging options, including neighborhood hotels and bed and breakfasts.