2700 Evergreen Parkway NW Olympia, WA 98505 360-867-6170
http://www.evergreen.edu admissions@evergreen.edu
About Evergreen State College
  • Year of Foundation 1967
  • Size of Campus 1,000 Acre
  • Type of Instituition Public institution
  • Religious Orientation None
  • Degrees Bachelor, Master
  • Calendar Type Quarter
  • Undergraduate Population 4,171
  • Women % / Men % / Out of state 54%, 46%, 27%
Application
  • App. Deadlines FAFSA
  • Tuition Costs In / Out - State $5,412 in-state, $17,235 out-of-state
  • Room and Board $8,460
  • Nonfall Registration Accepted
  • Selectivity of the Intuition Selective
  • Application Fee $50
  • Enrollment No. 4,385
As an innovative public liberal arts college, Evergreen emphasizes collaborative, interdisciplinary learning across significant differences. Our academic community engages students in defining and thinking critically about their learning. Evergreen supports and benefits from local and global commitment to social justice, diversity, environmental stewardship and service in the public interest.A focus on teaching and learning, student engagement and success (learning, satisfaction, graduation) Opportunities for students to work with faculty and advisors to devise their own academic pathways Support for student learning engages everyone at Evergreen. Teaching is the central work of the faculty at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. Faculty re-appointment depends primarily upon teaching effectiveness, interdisciplinary scholarship, and ability to collaborate and plan interdisciplinary curricula within learning communities. A distinctive liberal arts curriculum and commitment to Evergreen’s Five Foci The Six Expectations for all Evergreen graduates
Social Life And Activities
  • Number of on-campus international organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Asian Solidarity in Action, Capoeira Angola, Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador, Evergreen Bolivarian Circle, Irish Resurgence Experiment, Jewish Cultural Center, Chicano Student Movement of Aztlan, Nati
  • Alcohol Policies Yes
  • Number of frats 0
  • Setting Urban
  • Other general policies class attendance policies set by individual instructors, other
  • Number of frat chapter houses 0
  • Popular Event and Social Activities on Campus Harvest Festival, Day of Presence/Day of Absence, Super Saturday, Arts Walk, Procession of the Species, Longhouse Native Arts Fair, Celebration of Chinese Music and Arts, SYNERGY sustainability conference.
  • Percent students who are frat members 0%
  • Number of honor societies N/A
  • Number of sororities 0
  • On-campus religious organizations (Appears as submitted by school) Common Bread, Radical Catholics for Justice and Peace, Jewish Cultural Center, Evergreen Students for Christ, Shaolin Cultural Arts Club, World Peace Buddhist Club.
  • Number of students in fraternities 0
  • Other on-campus organizations N/A
  • Percent students who are frat sororities 0%
Transportation
  • Distance to nearest airport Tacoma (54), Portland (116)
  • Distance to nearest train Lacey (9)
  • Distance to nearest bus Olympia (6)
  • Public Transportation to the University Yes
  • Car Permitted On Campus Yes
Student Housing
  • Off and remote campus housing assistance available Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are undefined N/A
  • Number of housing and appartment units owned by the university 35
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are doubles N/A
  • High speed or wireless internet in college housing 100%
  • College housing safety - Sprinkler system 6%
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are apartments N/A
  • College housing safety - Fire alarms 100%
  • Number of students using college housing 22%
  • College campus housing availability Yes
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are triples N/A
  • On and Off campus housing offered Yes
  • Type of housing provided for students coed dorms (46%), apartments for married students (2%), apartment for single students (46%), special housing for disabled students (2%), special housing for international students (4%), other housing options
  • Percentage of housing units owned by the college that are singles N/A
Campus Services
  • Location Of Available Computers computer center/labs, residence halls, library
  • OS of Wifi Network Microsoft
  • Internet Access Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Classrooms N/A
  • Number Of Subscriptions 2,731
  • Student Computer Availability Yes
  • Tutoring and Remedial Help N/A
  • Library On Campus Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In Campus Labs(est) N/A
  • Number of e-books 1,311
  • Computer Courses No
  • Student Allowed To Post A Web Page Yes
  • Library Facilities Sound and Image Library, Multi-media Lab, Inter-Library Loan, Orbis Cascade Alliance, The Labor Education & Research Center, The Evergreen Center for Educational Improvement Information Exchange, Cooperating Libraries in Olympia. Special Collections: Chica
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Library N/A
  • Number of Audiovisuals-cds,videos,dvds 89,050
  • Basic Services Provided nonremedial tutoring, women's center, placement service, day care, health service
  • Location Of Area With Wireless Support in all the libraries, in some classrooms, in administrative/faculty offices and work areas
  • Student Email Accounts Yes
  • Number Of Wired Computers Available In The Other Locations N/A
  • Number Of Books in Library 471,105
  • Campus Safety 24-hour foot and vehicle patrols, late night transport/escort service, 24-hour emergency telephones, lighted pathways/sidewalks, controlled dormitory access (key, security card, etc)
  • Estimated Capacity Of Wireless Network N/A
  • Counseling Services minority student, career, personal, veteran student, academic, psychological, birth control, other
  • Online Course Registration Available Yes
  • Museums Longhouse Education and Cultural Center, Organic Farm and Community Gardens, Evergreen Gallery, Animation and Design Studio, Ceramics Studio, Metal shop, Wood shop, Art Annex, Photography Studios and Darkrooms, and Science Laboratories, 3,000 feet of water
  • Number Of Microforms 492,853
  • Wireless Network - Student wi-fi Yes
Student Employment and Career
  • The average earnings of employed undergrads 4,100
  • Employed Students after 1 year 71%
  • Employed Students after 2 years N/A
  • Career placment and training internships, resume assistance, career/job search classes, alumni network, interest inventory, interview training, other
  • Does the school discourage student employment No
  • Navy ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Top Companies Selecting Students For Jobs The Evergreen State College; Washington State Department of Fish and Wildlife; Washington State Department of Social and Health Services; Washington State Department of Natural Resources; other Washington state agencies; other colleges and universities; e
  • Number of undergraduates (only) with employment 25%
  • Airforce ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Student Employment Fedral Work Study Program Available
  • Army ROTC on campus? Not offered
  • Employed Students after 6 Months N/A
Loan, Scholarship, Fellowship, Grant Page Details
  • Specific Locations/Universities City