Driving Directions to Evergreen

Welcome to Olympia and The Evergreen State College!

Our campus is an hour's drive from the Seattle-Tacoma international airport. Evergreen and the State Capital are located at the southernmost tip of Puget Sound, situated between Portland and Seattle along I-5. We serve as a gateway for travel to and from the Olympic Peninsula and Pacific Ocean beaches, as well as Mt. Rainier and Mt. St. Helens National Volcanic Monument.

College Student Leader (CSL) Gallery

College Student Leaders

Oakville High CSL's hold a sign welcoming students to a
leadership conference at the Evergreen Longhouse.

Parent Volunteer Gallery

True Colors Parent Workshop
Lakes High School Parent Volunteers support a
Junior Visits
Parent Resource Group Members at Oakville HS

Health Center Staff


Beth Hesketh

Beth is the Medical Fiscal Specialist and a Certified Healing Touch Practitioner. She received her B.A. from Evergreen in 1993. Beth is responsible for the business operations in the clinic such as maintaining and ordering supplies, contracting with service vendors and answering any billing questions that students may have.

Resources- Crisis & Emergencies

In a true emergency on campus: (not breathing, heart stopped, serious bleeding) call Police Services at ext. 6140. They will call Medic One who will be on campus within 2-3 minutes. Or your can call Medic One directly at 9-911 from a campus phone or 911 from your home phone.

Medical Services

We put a strong emphasis on health education, helping students learn how to manage or avoid health problems in the future. Every student who comes in to the Student Wellness Services--Medical is screened for physical and mental health, so we are able to provide specific feedback to students regarding health risk. Services are available for all students who have paid the Student Wellness Services fee. 

Confidentiality Policy

We observe confidentiality as required by RCW 18.19.180. To provide effective service, your therapist may discuss your case with others working for Student Wellness Services (i.e., the consultant psychologist, other counselors and/or the receptionist. No information about you is given to anyone outside of the Evergreen Student Wellness Services, including parents, partners, roommates, employers, faculty, or other Evergreen staff, unless: