Admissions and Aid

We’ll help you every step of the way, whether you’re brand new to college, a returning Greener or an undocumented student.

Ready to begin your journey with us? No matter your educational background, we’ll create a seamless application experience for you. You’ll never be alone in the admissions process — find out your next steps to enroll below.

Which Type of Student are You?

Find out about admissions requirements and how to apply based on the type of student you are.

Topics of Special Interest

  • If you are an Adult Student interested in gaining credit through our Prior Learning Experience Program, contact Admissions for more details about the Prior Learning Assessment & Credit by Exam.

  • Are you an undocumented or DACA-designated student? Evergreen welcomes applications from all students, regardless of residency status. You don’t have to be covered by the DACA (Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals) program. Learn how we Support Undocumented Students of all ethnicities and nationalities.

  • Interested in the Native Pathways Program? The Native Pathways Program is for students involved with Native American or Indigenous communities and culture. While you can’t enroll directly into the program, contact the program director to learn about your options.
  • Interested in the Tacoma Campus program? You can apply to Evergreen Tacoma with the same admissions application as all undergraduate Evergreen students.
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Paying for College

Evergreen offers one of the lowest tuition rates and friendliest credit transfer policies of any four-year liberal arts college in the country. We’ll work with you to uncover scholarships, grants, loans and other forms of aid to help lower the costs of tuition and fees. About 65% percent of undergraduate Greeners receive financial aid each year.

Cost to Attend   Explore Financial Aid

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Meet Your Admissions Team

Many of our admissions counselors attended Evergreen themselves. They’re eager to guide you step by step through the application process, including questions about financial aid, how to apply, life at Evergreen, the Western Undergraduate Exchange and more.

Connect with the Counselors

Visit Our Campuses

Meet faculty and envision your journey to Evergreen by visiting our two campuses in-person or virtually. 

Plan Your Visit



Office Hours

  • Email us anytime for support