University of Puget Sound

Tacoma, Washington

Overview

Address1500 N. Warner Street
School Websitewww.pugetsound.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above

Midsize

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingNo
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

University of Puget Sound is a mid-size private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Tacoma, undefined that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 5,730 students applied to University of Puget Sound. Of those students, 5,060 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in University of Puget Sound was $49,510, in addition to fees of $266. This number excludes room and board. The school does not provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend University of Puget Sound.

University of Puget Sound has a 75% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The University of Puget Sound acceptance rate is 88%. To put this into perspective, 5,060 of the 5,730 students who applied to University of Puget Sound in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in University of Puget Sound is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into University of Puget Sound had an SAT score between the range of 0 and 0. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for University of Puget Sound was between NaN and NaN in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to University of Puget Sound as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At University of Puget Sound, the tuition for in-state residents is $49,510. Combined with fees of $266, room and board costs of $12,540, other expenses of $2,300 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $49,776 in tuition.

Students at University of Puget Sound are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at University of Puget Sound was $5,545 last year. with 20% of students were awarded federal aid.

University of Puget Sound Undergraduate Population

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Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to University of Puget Sound.

University of Puget Sound has a good gender split, with 60% of undergraduates being female and 40% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are out-of-state residents; in fact, 73% of all students reside out-of-state. However, 26% of students come from in-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at University of Puget Sound is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from University of Puget Sound to thrive in your studies.

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