Student paddles a stand up paddle board

Campus Life

Evergreen feels like home — with more options. You’ll find recreation and athletics opportunities galore, student groups and clubs, locally sourced food, great coffee, and more. This is a community made for exploring. Go on, poke around, and make our community yours.
Students in Housing

Living and Dining on Campus

Campus housing provides a long list of benefits, including free internet, a short commute, and convenient access to great events.

Lunch at the Greenery

Dining on campus offers flexible and easy ways to get healthy, sustainable food options – and places to spend quality time together.

The Evergreen Woods

Evergreen’s 1,000-acres campus has winding trails, lush forests, an organic farm, and its own beach on Puget Sound. There’s no other college like it.

Soccer on the Fields

Wellness, Recreation and Athletics

Student Wellness Services is your go-to resource for counseling and medical services on campus.

Geoduck Athletics are a great way to jump in, stretch your skills, create new relationships, and have an awesome time.

Student Climbing in the CRC climbing gym.

The Costantino Recreation Center (CRC), our extensive athletic complex, offers plenty of outlets for fitness, exercise, self-discipline, and other activities to keep your body and spirit healthy.

The Geoduck Mascot

What in the world is a geoduck? Learn all about our bizarre and beloved mascot, Speedy, who has appeared on dozens of “oddest mascots” lists.

Student Activities Painting Posters on Red Square

Greener Culture

Student groups represent interests in art, music, spirituality, culture, politics, environmental issues, gaming, and more. Whatever your thing, you’ll find it here.

DJ on the Air

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Luminary Procession Downtown Olympia

Our neighbors are oceans, mountains, rain forests, and two of America’s coolest cities. There’s plenty to do in and around Olympia.

Marine biology student and faculty member on a saltwater dock.

Flexible Options for All Learners

Evergreen has generous transfer policies and flexible options for attending college, which is perfect for students of all ages, educational backgrounds, and life experience.

Credit for life experience

Whether you have credits from technical college, community college, or other four-year institutions, all transferrable credits count toward your degree. You can even earn credit for life experience!

Crystal Leatherman

We offer evening and weekend studies, as well as upper-level courses at our Tacoma campus for the benefit of working students.

The Longhouse

Diversity on Campus

The Longhouse Education and Cultural Center promotes indigenous arts and cultures through education, cultural preservation, creative expression and economic development.

A diverse group of Evergreen students

First Peoples Multicultural, Trans, and Queer Support Services assists students in achieving academic, social, and professional goals.

Student receives assistance within IESS

Inclusive Excellence and Student Success is the home of services designed to support our diverse community. From advising, to training, to funding community events, we provide resources and support for equity at Evergreen.


The Veterans Resource Center will help you receive all the benefits you have earned through your service to our country.

Reading in the Library

Learning and Study Resources

The Daniel J. Evans Library in Evans Hall provides access to 16 million books, research resources, movies, music, and media production equipment and training.

Planting at the Organic Farm

The Organic Farm is a working farm that serves as a learning laboratory for organic agriculture.

Working in the Digital Imaging Studio

Computing and technology covers all your bases: general-purpose labs, specialty rigs, and wifi, of course.

There’s a lot more, too. View all learning and study resources and check out our page of great resources for current students

Career Center

Careers and Volunteering

Greeners are excited to contribute the best of themselves to the world. We like to say they can do anything, because they do—90% of our graduates find success in careers, service, or in grad schools across the globe just one year after graduation.

Academic and Career Advising can help you with your job search, resume, interviewing, graduate school aspirations, and life direction.

Reroofing Campus Housing

Get an on-campus job or internship and build professional experience, have peace of mind, and get some extra cash.

Volunteering Downtown Olympia

The Center for Community-Based Learning and Action (CCBLA) links students and faculty with organizations working on a variety of issues.