95%

Acceptance Rate

$7,424

Avg.Financial Aid

008155

FAFSA Code

About The Evergreen State College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

3,327

Website

www.evergreen.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

NWCCU

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

The Evergreen State College is a public university located in Olympia, Washington. Around 61% of the students are 24 and under at The Evergreen State College. At TESC around 63% are white, 13% belong to Hispanic ethnicity, and 6% belong to two or more races. And, when it comes to gender distribution at the varsity, around 59% of the students are females and 41% are males. Matt Groening, Lynda Barry, Macklemore, and Craig Bartlett are some of the well-known alumni of the school. Several other achievers owe their success to this university. The university boasts of a decent sports infrastructure, which helps in developing the personality of its students. A total of 11 programs are currently offered by the varsity to the students. It includes both the residential as well as online programs. The university also has a long list of accreditations. It has been accredited by Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities.

Location & Contact

Address

2700 Evergreen Pkwy NW

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3608676170
Fax: 3608676576
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Rankings

The ranking of a particular college helps a student decide where to apply, which is always a tough decision. Usually, the rankings of colleges/universities by Forbes and US News are considered trustworthy by applicants and experts. However, The Evergreen State College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications. Generally, the ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

Rolling Admissions

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

95%

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$50

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. The varsity has 3 admission thresholds. To kickstart the admission process at TESC, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $50. The SAT score in the range of 960-1208 would boost a student's chances of securing admission. Notably, students securing ACT score less than 19 might also given admission but the average ACT score at The Evergreen State College is 22. The application process can be completed online. However, if needed, one can also visit the office at 2700 Evergreen Pkwy NW, Olympia, Washington 98505-0001, or call (360) 867-6170.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$13,116

Average Annual Cost

$6,810

Books And Supplies

$870

Other Fees

$936

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$11,346

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,435

Total One Year Cost

$23,397

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to TESC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The annual full-time cost of attendance comes out to be approximately $34,665. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Master's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

21:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

66%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

50%

Academic Calendar

Quarter

Research Funding per Student

$22

Faculty Overview

41%

Male Professors

59%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

780 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

170 Graduates

Student Body

Undergraduate Students

3,018

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

44%

Full-time

92%

Part-time

8%

Students Gender

Male

42%

US National: 44%

Female

58%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

65% White

5% Unknown

5% Black

12% Hispanic

7% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

3% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

37%

Out Of State

63%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$63,843 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and N/A of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

23%

Averege Housing Cost

$8,046/year

Campus Food

The institution has several dining and meal plan options available to students and the average meal plan cost is around $3,300/year.

Meal Plan Available

Yes

Average Meal Plan Available

$3,300/year

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Geoducks

School Colors

forest and cloud

Varsity Athletics Association

NAIA

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

5

Sports Club

10

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

Yes

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college offers on-campus housing facilities to the students who wish to stay on the campus. A candidate will be needed to pay a normal expense of $12,363 per year for living on campus. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At TESC, campus safety and security features include 24-hr security patrol, campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The college has enrolled around 41% male and 59% female students.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$24,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$33,200/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$17,176

$18,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$178 - 187

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

82%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,424

Students Receiving Federal Grants

43%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,673

Students Receiving State Aid

29%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,609

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

69%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,529

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$11,279

$30K - $48K

$10,602

$48K - $75K

$7,064

$75K - $110K

$3,452

> $110K

$1,118

Total Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$153,214

Total Non-Needs based Scholarships/Grants

$280,603

As mentioned, if one finds the fees and cost of living at TESC to be on the higher side, the financial aid department of the varsity would be of huge assistance. They can assist students with scholarships, grants, and student loans as well. At the college, the average federal grant comes to be around $4,960, whereas the financial aid is $5,405. The college provides financial assistance in the form of state-level aid worth $6,057 and institutional aid worth $5,405. At TESC, the total amount of need-based scholarships/grants awarded to students stands at $153,214 per year. On the other hand, the total non-need-based scholarships/grants offered in a year add up to $280,603.

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