|
|
| | |
|
 
Please select a school type.

University of Puget Sound

Admissions

Visiting And Contact Information

1500 North Warner Street CMB 1062

Tacoma, WA 98416-1062

United States

Phone: 253-879-3211

Fax: 253-879-3993

Website

Freshman Academic Profile
Admissions Selectivity Rating: 92
SAT:
% Submitting Score:74%
     Critical Reading Middle 50%:570 - 670
     Math Middle 50%:550 - 660
     Writing Middle 50%:550 - 670
ACT:
% Submitting Score:48%
     ACT Middle 50%:25 - 30
     Math Middle 50%:24 - 29
     English Middle 50%:25 - 31
Students in Top Tenth of HS Class:26%
Students in Top Quarter of HS Class:51%
Students in Top Half of HS Class:89%
Freshman Student from Public School High Schools:73%
More More
Freshman Acceptance & Retention
Total applicants: 4,588
Total applicants who are accepted: 3,910
Total of accepted students who enroll: 670
% of students who return for their sophomore year: 87%
More More
Application Process
Application Fee: $50.00
Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes
Online Application Fee Policy:Reduced
Early Decision Application Deadline: 11/15
Early Decision Notification Date: 12/15
Early Decision II Application Deadline: 01/02
Early Decision II Notification Date: 02/15
Regular Application Deadline: 01/15
Priority Application Date: 01/15
Regular Notification Date: 04/01
Transfer Students Accepted: Yes
TOEFL required for non-native English speakers: Yes
Admissons Deposit Deadline: 05/01
Housing Deposit Deadline: 5/1
Housing Deposit Amount: $200.00
Housing Deposit Refundable: No
Admission for Non-Fall Terms: Yes
Deferred Admission: Yes
Maximum Period of Postponement: 1 year
More More
Freshman Admissions Factors
Academic CriteriaImportance
Rigor of Secondary School Record:Very important
Class Rank:Considered
Academic GPA:Very important
Standardized Test Scores:Important
Application Essay:Very important
Recommendation(s):Important
 
Non-Academic CriteriaImportance
Interview:Considered
Extracurricular Activities:Important
Talent / Ability:Important
Character / Personal Qualities:Very important
First Generation:Considered
Alumni/ AE Relation:Important
Geographical Residence:Not Considered
State Residency:Not Considered
Religious Affiliation / Commitment:Not Considered
Racial / Ethnic Status:Considered
Volunteer Work:Considered
Work Experience:Considered
Level of applicant's interest:Considered
More More
Freshman Academic Requirements
High School Completion:High school diploma required GED is accepted
Academic Units Recommended:
     Total Academic Units:19
     English:4
     Social Studies:3
     History:3
     Visual / Performing Arts:1
More More

Key Statistics

Admissions

  • Admissions Selectivity Rating:
    92
  • SAT:
     
  •      Reading Middle 50%:
    570 - 670
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    550 - 660
  •      Writing Middle 50%:
    550 - 670
  • ACT:
     
  •      ACT Middle 50%:
    25 - 30
  •      Math Middle 50%:
    24 - 29
  •      English Middle 50%:
    25 - 31
  • Early Decision Application Deadline:
    11/15
  • Regular Application Deadline:
    01/15
Need help researching schools? College Recruiter is a free service