University of Puget SoundSchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Tacoma, Washington Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$51,740

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About University of Puget Sound

The University of Puget Sound is a small private university located on an urban campus in Tacoma, Washington. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 2,608, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 84%. The university offers 50 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 76%, and a student-faculty ratio of 11:1. Tuition and fees for students are $51,740.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

84% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 84%

Retention Rate 81%

Graduation Rate 76%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

On-campus
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

62%

Female Student Population

11:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

3k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

67%

Hispanic

10%

Two or more races

9%

Asian

8%

Unknown

4%

Black

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

0%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

21% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

24%

State Grant Aid

7%

Institution Grant Aid

99%

Pell Grant

21%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,721
State Grant Aid $8,776
Institution Grant Aid $24,493
Pell Grant Aid $4,515

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships