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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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We're Test Optional

There's more to being a Logger than taking standardized tests. That's why starting with 2016-17 applicants, students applying to Puget Sound have the choice to write two essays instead of submitting ACT/SAT scores.

Haley Andres '14

After winning a coveted Watson Fellowship, Haley set off to Australia, Japan, Bolivia, and Tanzania to pursue a project focused on "Understanding Art Therapy in a Diversifying World.” More on her blog.

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

Puget Sounds

Discover our renowned School of Music

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

Watch the video. Experience Campus.

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Greek Life at Puget Sound...

It's just life! See it now!

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Puget Sound in under two minutes

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Campus Life

23 NCAA Division III teams
100+ student-run organizations
$500,000 annual budget for student government
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Explore Life After Puget Sound

Hear what students say about post-college options

Your ticket to The City of Destiny

Flip through the essential guide to Puget Sound

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Eat Puget Sound. (Watch now!)

We Are Here

Learn about Puget Sound's unique location

We Are Here

200,000 Tacoma, Wash. population
35 miles south of Seattle
97 acre campus
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Experience Kayak Club first hand!

Coming Fall 2016

See plans for the new Athletics and Aquatics Center

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The Lillis Scholarship at Puget Sound

Watch as these scholars reach for the heights of personal achievement

Billy Rathje ’15

Meet Puget Sound's newest Rhodes Scholar

Academics by the Numbers

4 year core curriculum
50 traditional and interdisciplinary programs
1,200 courses offered annually
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Justin Wagers '17

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

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

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See what's happening on campus

Events Calendar

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Experiencing Asia: A continent as classroom

Hear about our PacRim program

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

Take a virtual tour.

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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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Explore the Pacific Northwest with Puget Sound Outdoors

See what adventures we can share