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Your Way In

We look for students who are inspired by complexity, but that doesn’t mean applying to college should leave you scratching your head. Take your first step to becoming a Greener and become an instrumental part of our ever-changing world.

We're accepting applications for Winter, Spring and Fall 2023.


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Text (360) 810-5739 to get in touch with your Admissions Counselor.


Call our office at (360) 867-6170 to get connected.

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2019 Fiske Guide to Colleges “Best Buy School”—Learn more.

The Evergreen State College in Olympia is one of just 20 institutions named a 2019 Fiske Best Buy School. The designation recognizes institutions in the U.S., Canada, and Britain that offer “the best education at the most reasonable costs.”

Fiske Guide Best Buy, since 2010

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“There are precious few public institutions where the faculty feels as close to the students or values them as highly.”

Member, Colleges That Change Lives, since 1996


More Accolades

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G.I. Jobs Military Friendly School for 2015, rated with a 3.9 out of 4 for veteran resources.

Member, G.I. Jobs, since 2011

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“Evergreen offers outstanding academics, which is the primary criteria for our choice of schools for the book.” Only about 15 percent of America’s 2,500 four-year colleges are profiled in the book.

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School Codes

  • ACT: 4457
  • SAT: 4292
  • FAFSA: 008155