University of Puget Sound

#111 in Liberal Arts Colleges

  • Private (not-for-profit)4 Years (or High)Tacoma, WADegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree2,791 Students78.90 % Acceptance Ratio11:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    University of Puget Sound is a Private (not-for-profit) (4 Years or High) college located in Tacoma, Washington. It has a total enrollment of 2,791 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 11:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 78.90% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio78.90 %
    Admission Yield13.35 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$60
    Graduate Application Fees$55

    The acceptance ratio is 78.90% last year at University of Puget Sound where total 6,398 students applied and 5,048 were accepted.

  • Amounts
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$48,090
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$31,593
    On-Campus Living Costs$14,420
    Off-Campus Living Costs$14,420

    The tuition & fees at University of Puget Sound, for academic year 2017-2018 is $48,090.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $14,420 when living on campus and $14,420 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Study Abroad

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Placement Service


    University of Puget Sound provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Study Abroad, Career Counseling, Employment Service, Placement Service and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at University of Puget Sound.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about University of Puget Sound

Key Stats for University of Puget Sound

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

University of Puget Sound$48,090
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges$25,799
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Washington$29,422

Admission Chances relatively easy to get in


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges63.95%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Washington75.82%

Financial Helps high financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88.17%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Washington89.21%

Student Population small

University of Puget Sound2,791
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges4,211,617
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Washington42,153

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges53.92%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Washington61.74%

Major Programs few programs


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges88
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Private (not-for-profit), 4 Years or High Colleges in Washington88
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