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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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Listen live

Feel like you're on campus by streaming KUPS "The Sound," our award winning student radio station, at home.

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!)

Explore Puget Sound

All Students Numbers Stories Events Campus Videos

Eat Puget Sound. (Watch now!)


The Lillis Scholarship at Puget Sound

Watch as these scholars reach for the heights of personal achievement


Puget Sound in under two minutes

Don't wait, watch this now!

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Photo by Maryliah Leaverton '16

See what's happening on campus

Events Calendar

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Photo by Alesha Brown '17


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


Explore Life After Puget Sound

Hear what students say about post-college options

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Photo by Ross Mulhausen, Campus Photographer


Experience Kayak Club first hand!

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Photo by Quinelle Bethelmie '17 from Orientation 2013

Collins Memorial Library

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

Your ticket to The City of Destiny

Flip through the essential guide to Puget Sound

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

We Are Here

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

Experiencing Asia: A continent as classroom

Hear about our PacRim program

Loggers Give Abroad

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

Puget Sounds

Discover our renowned School of Music

The view around campus

Photo by Madison Bowden '17

The view around campus

Photo by Juniper Branscomb '17


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

Watch the video. Experience Campus.

Billy Rathje ’15

Meet Puget Sound's newest Rhodes Scholar

The view around campus

Photo by Zoey Olbum '15

A 'typical' semester at Puget Sound

See photos from our Flickr feed.

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

The view around campus

Photo by Alesha Brown '17


Justin Wagers '17

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


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

Take a virtual tour.