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The Evergreen State College

Olympia, WA
University Website: www.evergreen.edu
Apply Online: www.evergreen.edu/admissions/apply.htm
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The Evergreen State College is an accredited public liberal arts college and a member of the Council of Public Liberal Arts Colleges. It is located in Olympia, Washington, USA. Founded in 1967, Evergreen was formed to be an experimental and non-traditional college. Faculty issue narrative evaluations of students' work rather than grades, and Evergreen organizes most studies into largely interdisciplinary classes that generally constitute a full-time course load.

Evergreen offers a Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Arts and Bachelor of Science, Master of Environmental Studies, Master of Public Administration, and Master in Teaching. In 2009, there were 4,696 students, 4,364 of whom were undergraduates, and 243 faculty members.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $18,090.00 avg tuition

2700 Evergreen Pkwy NW
Olympia, WA 98505-0001
(360) 867-6000

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Financial Aid:

Areas of Study:

  • Education
  • Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Natural Resources And Conservation
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
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The Evergreen State College

Applied 1,725
Admitted 1,651 96%
Enrolled total 542
Full Time: 537
Part Time 5
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 510 640
SAT Math 460 580
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 470 610
ACT Composite 21 26
ACT English 21 28
ACT Math 18 24
ACT Writing 6 8
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 71%
4-year graduation rate 43%
6-year graduation rate 58%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

The Evergreen State College

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $6,909.00 $6,909.00 $18,090.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $577.00 $577.00 $577.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $230.00 $230.00 $603.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $7,569.00 $7,569.00 $20,049.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $496.00 $496.00 $496.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $252.00 $252.00 $668.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
(with family)
Room and Board $9,000.00 $9,000.00 $5,934.00
Other Expenses $3,054.00 $3,054.00 $5,934.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $50.00
Graduate Application Fee $50.00
Books and Supplies $972.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 78%
Percent receiving grant aid 71%
Avg amount of grant aid $6,420.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 43%
Avg amount of student loan aid $5,111.00

The Evergreen State College

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
Mathematics Teacher Education X
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels X
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor X
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies X
Biological and Physical Sciences X
Environmental Studies X
Natural Resources Management and Policy, Other X
Public Administration X

Scholarships for Students in Washington

Name Amount Deadline
O Bee Credit Union Scholarship $3,000 April 01, 2017
NATAS Northwest Scholarship $2,500 February 15, 2017
Robert E. Thunen Memorial Scholarship $2,500 April 01, 2017
Solarity Credit Union Scholarship $2,400 February 24, 2017
Valera Lea Stevens Memorial Scholarship Varies February 17, 2017
Calbick Family Education Scholarship Varies February 17, 2017
Big Bend Community College Foundation Returning Student Scholarship Varies February 17, 2017
Marion Maccarrell Scott Scholarship Varies January 31, 2017

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