Evergreen is a progressive, public liberal arts and sciences college located in Olympia, Washington, in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Learn more.

Evergreen had an impact on me that I still feel. The skills I learned at Evergreen in communication, setting goals, leadership and personal ethics are with me every day. Evergreen was the perfect place for me.

—Chere Weiss, Community Outreach Coordinator, St. Johns Medical Center, Longview, Washington

Incredible Experiences

You’ll have many opportunities to explore your interests and discover new ones.

Professional Success

Evergreen alumni have gone on to become successful in every field they’ve entered, from art, business, and education to health care, media, and science.

Read more Evergreen alumni success stories.

Read Evergreen Magazine and catch up on the latest accomplishments of our alumni.

Go Beyond

Want to know more? Check out our Fact Page.

Evergreen News

Sandra Kaiser

Evergreen Names Former Diplomat as Vice President of College Relations

Published: Thu, Jan 12 - 10:47 am

The Evergreen State College has named Sandra Kaiser as its vice president for college relations.

Read the whole story.

Byron Howard

Zootopia director and Evergreen alumnus Byron Howard receives Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature

Published: Tue, Jan 10 - 1:21 pm

The co-director of Disney’s Zootopia, Byron Howard, a 1990 graduate of The Evergreen State College, shared Golden Globe honors for Best Animated Feature Sunday night. Howard also directed Disney’s Bolt (2008) and Tangled (2010).

Read the whole story.

Olympia, Tacoma and Lacey high schools shine in math tournament at Evergreen

Published: Mon, Nov 28 - 4:20 pm

Local high school students put their math skills to the test November 19 at the The Evergreen State College’s 8th Annual High School Math Meet. Many of the student competitors qualified for the state-level tournament that will be held at Evergreen in April.

Read the whole story.

Updated Lecture Hall Building Reflects Evergreen-Style Learning

Published: Wed, Nov 2 - 12:00 am

When The Evergreen State College’s lecture hall building opened in 1971 it was a fairly traditional space. Thanks to a recently completed remodel and renovation, the building is now much more tailored to Evergreen’s education model and the needs of 21st century...

Read the whole story.

The Evergreen State College Featured in the Princeton Review’s Guide to 361 Green Colleges

Published: Fri, Oct 7 - 12:00 am

The Evergreen State College has once again been recognized as one of the nation’s most environmentally responsible institutions, this time in the newly-released 2016 edition of The Princeton Review Guide to 361 Green Colleges.

Read the whole story.

Tacoma Teacher Nate Gibbs-Bowling Receives Evergreen’s Distinguished Alumni Award

Published: Wed, Oct 5 - 12:00 am

The Evergreen State College has named Nate Gibbs-Bowling as the 2016 recipient of its Joseph Albert Dear Distinguished Alumni Award.

Read the whole story.

For more news stories and information for the media, see our news site.