University of Puget Sound


Student Population
 Location Tacoma, Washington
 Online pugetsound.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Size Small
Profit Status Non-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Tacoma, Washington, University of Puget Sound is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,398 prospective students applied, and 5,048 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 674 enrolled in the school.  2,702 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 89 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $47,840 plus fees of $250. University of Puget Sound is ranked 1355 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2018 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueJan 15, 2019
Applicant CompetitionVery Low

Cost to Attend

Costs for University of Puget Sound
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,000
Other Fees$250
Room and Board $12,120
Budget for Other Expenses$2,300
Total One Year Cost$63,510


Average Salary After 10 Years
$57,600 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
73% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by University of Puget Sound students
Subject Percent of Class
Social Sciences 21%
Business 11%
Biology 9%
English and Literature 9%
Visual and Performing Arts 9%