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About South Puget Sound Community College

South Puget Sound Community College is a public, state school in an suburban setting in Olympia, Washington. South Puget Sound Community College was founded in 1970 and now enrolls around 4,955 students a year, including 4,955 undergrads.

The institution spends around $4,709 for each full-time student enrolled. There are 17.9 South Puget Sound Community College undergrads for each full-time professor.

2021 South Puget Sound Community College Admissions Facts At-a Glance
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In-State Tuition $4,230
Out-of-State $9,687

South Puget Sound Community College Regular Decision Deadline 2022

South Puget Sound Community College Early Admission

South Puget Sound Community College does not offer early decision or early action.

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South Puget Sound Community College Acceptance Rate 2013

It is not competitive to get into South Puget Sound Community College. South Puget Sound Community College admitted 0% of all applicants in 2013. Out of 525 applications received in 2021, 525 students were offered admission.

South Puget Sound Community College Waitlist

South Puget Sound Community College reports that no students were waitlisted or admitted off the waitlist in the most recent year.

How Do I Get Into South Puget Sound Community College?

South Puget Sound Community College is considered not competitive to get into. Every admissions committee has a different way of evaulating applicants, but most look at a combination of grades, test scoes, activities, as well as essays and recommendations. To apply to South Puget Sound Community College, applicants must submit the following items.

South Puget Sound Community College Application Requirements

South Puget Sound Community College Average GPA and Test Scores

Visit the Admissions tab above for more on how to apply to South Puget Sound Community College.

Is South Puget Sound Community College Test Optional?

South Puget Sound Community College is not test optional. Test optional schools allow students to choose if they want to submit ACT or SAT scores with their applications or not.


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Does South Puget Sound Community College Have On-Campus Housing?South Puget Sound Community College does not offer on-campus housing for students. Students must commote from at home or find their own housing.

South Puget Sound Community College students are active in the school's Building Revolution by Increasing Community Knowledge (BRICK), Christian Club and Welding Club. Career Fair, International Celebration, and and Cinco de Mayo Celebration are a few of the events that the campus rallies behind each year.

Click the Student Life tab above to learn more about the student body and campus life at South Puget Sound Community College.

Financial Aid at South Puget Sound Community College

South Puget Sound Community College meets 43% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates. The average financial aid package for a full-time, first-year student is around $5,628 a year.

The 2022-2023 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2021

Some financial aid is awarded ona first-come, first-serve basis, so fill out the FAFSA asap. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Is South Puget Sound Community College a Good School?

The definition of a "good school" is different for different people. Admissions difficulty and admitted student statistics can give you a sense of how competitive a college is, but they don't tell you how happy or successful students are. There are a few statistics that can give you a good idea of how satisfied students are and how well a school supports its students.

Retention, graduation, and job placement statistics all give valuable information about the quality of the student experience, before and after graduation.

Retention and Graduation Rates at South Puget Sound Community College

Out of all the first-year, full-time undergrads who start at South Puget Sound Community College, around 59% return for their sophomore year.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outcomes and Student Debt

Job placement and student debt statistics for recent graduates can give you a sense of the return on investment a school offers.

Based on this information, how does South Puget Sound Community College sound? Remember, a school that is perfect for one person may not be the right school for another! So ask yourself: Is South Puget Sound Community College a good school for you?

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Where is South Puget Sound Community College Located?

South Puget Sound Community College is located in the suburban setting of Olympia, Washington, less than an hour from Seattle.

If you want to see South Puget Sound Community College for yourself, plan a visit. The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 5 to Olympia, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Seattle-Tacoma International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what South Puget Sound Community College and Olympia are like without leaving home.

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College Info

2011 Mottman Road, SW Olympia, WA 98512-6292

Campus Setting: Suburban

South Puget Sound Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Sep 7

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to South Puget Sound Community College is Sep 7.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to South Puget Sound Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

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South Puget Sound Community College ACT Scores

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South Puget Sound Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$15,813

In State

$21,270

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$4,230
$9,687
Fees
$465
$465
Housing
$11,118
$11,118
Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at South Puget Sound Community College is like? There are approximately 4,955 students enrolled at South Puget Sound Community College. 54% percent of students attend school full-time.

54%

Full Time

46%

Part Time

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Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

4,955

Campus Setting

Suburban

Acceptance Rate

100%

Tuition and Fees

In State

$4,695

Out-of-State

$10,152

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Sep 7
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