3,610
Students
Financial aid thermometer
12,646
Avg. Financial Aid
Moderate
Admission Difficulty
96
1706/1772
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

The Evergreen State College is a Comprehensive institution located in Olympia, WA, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2700 Evergreen Parkway, NW
Olympia, WA  98505
United States
Contact Phone: 360-867-6000

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
Agroecology And Sustainable Agriculture Checkmark
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies Associate Bachelors
American Indian/Native American Studies Checkmark
Ethnic, Cultural Minority, Gender, And Group Studies Related Checkmark
Biological And Biomedical Sciences Associate Bachelors
Biochemistry And Molecular Biology Checkmark
Biology/biological Sciences Checkmark
Ecology Checkmark
Zoology/animal Biology Checkmark
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Communication, Journalism And Related Programs Associate Bachelors
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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English Language And Literature/Letters Associate Bachelors
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Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics Associate Bachelors
Classics And Classical Languages Checkmark
Foreign Languages And Literatures Checkmark
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mathematics And Statistics Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
Biological And Physical Sciences Checkmark
Intercultural/multicultural And Diversity Studies Checkmark
International/global Studies Checkmark
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies Related Checkmark
Natural Sciences Checkmark
Sustainability Studies Checkmark
Natural Resources And Conservation Associate Bachelors
Environmental Science Checkmark
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Philosophy And Religious Studies Associate Bachelors
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Physical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Psychology Associate Bachelors
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Public Administration And Social Service Professions Associate Bachelors
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Social Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Cinematography And Film/video Production Checkmark
Dramatic/theater Arts Checkmark
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1,772
Applied
1,706
Accepted
3,610
Enrolled
96%
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Female Admissions

1,148
Females Applied
1,124
Females Accepted
98%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

624
Males Applied
582
Males Accepted
93%
Acceptance Rate

Applying

50
Application Fee
3.03
Avg. high school GPA for freshman
Admission Requirements
Required Transcript of high school record
A minimum high school GPA of 2
Required for some programs
Recommended Essay

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen February 1st November 1st Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer February 1st November 1st Yes

Test Scores Accepted

Test Avg. Score Accepted 25th PercentileInfo icon 75th PercentileInfo icon
ACT Composite 23 19 27

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

6,825
In-state
25,335
Out-of-state
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Fees

849
Full-time student fees
11,346
Room & board
8,046
Room only
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

12,646
Avg. Financial Aid Package
10,960
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
0
Avg. International Student Financial Aid Package
4,279
Avg. Loan Aid
3,062
Avg. Grant Aid
9,826
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
94% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
60%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
7%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

3,610
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
20%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.86%
Black or African American 4.88%
White or Caucasian 66.15%
American Indian or Alaska Native 2.47%
Asian 2.71%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.44%
Two or more races 7.7%
Other 4.21%

Gender

Male (42.49%)
Female (57.51%)

Campus Life

Housing

Type
College-owned housing Yes
Housing requirements None
Housing options Co-ed housing
Disabled housing
Freshman car parking
% of undergrad students who live in college housing 24%

Student Activities

Student-run campus newspaper Checkmark
Drama/theatre group Checkmark
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Marching band Checkmark
Choral groups Checkmark
Campus events:
Harvest Festival, Student Activities Fair and Arts and Crafts Fair

Student Services

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Women's center Checkmark
International students advisor Checkmark

Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Black Cottonwood Collective, Zombies at Evergreen, Student Veteran Organization, Chemistry and Other Sciences and Common Bread

Campus Security & Safety

24-hour emergency telephone/alarm services Checkmark
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Late-night transport/escort services Checkmark
Electronically-operated dormitory entrances Checkmark
Other Campus Security & Safety:
car lockouts, jump-starts

Athletics

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Men's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
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Crew Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Rowing Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

Sport Intramural Intercollegiate Scholarship
Archery Checkmark No No
Badminton Checkmark No No
Basketball Checkmark Checkmark Checkmark
Crew Checkmark No No
Fencing Checkmark No No
Rowing Checkmark No No
Sailing Checkmark No No
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Track And Field No Checkmark No
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Faculty

223
Total Faculty
21:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 155
Part-time - 68
Male - 103
Female - 120