Deciding which college to attend is easier when you can find out about most Puget Sound colleges and universities in one place, on the same day. The 2010 South Sound College Fair for Saturday, Jan. 30, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., brings 26 institutions together so anyone interested can find out about associate, bachelor’s or master’s degrees, as well as certificate and continuing education programs.
The event will be held at the University of Washington Tacoma in Philip Hall. Representatives from the schools listed below will be on hand to answer questions and provide information. The fair includes public and private universities, as well as community and technical colleges.
Admission is free, and free parking is available at the Tacoma Dome transit station. The brief ride on the Link from the Dome station to UW Tacoma is also free. Experts will be available to answer questions about financial aid, and the UW Tacoma Teaching and Learning Center will provide writing tips for admission essays.
Participating institutions include:
- Argosy University
- Art Institute of Seattle
- Bates Technical College
- Brandman University (formerly Chapman)
- Central Washington University
- City University of Seattle
- Clover Park Technical College
- DeVry University
- Eastern Washington University
- The Evergreen State College
- FIDM/The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising
- Highline Community College
- Northwest University
- Olympic College
- Pacific Lutheran University
- Pierce College
- St. Martin’s University
- Seattle Pacific University
- South Puget Sound Community College
- Tacoma Community College
- University of Puget Sound
- University of Washington Bothell
- University of Washington Seattle
- University of Washington Tacoma
- Washington State University
- Western Washington University
The South Sound College Fair is sponsored by the University of Washington Tacoma, Piece College, Pacific Lutheran University and The Rock restaurant.
For directions and more information, visit the South Sound College Fair website at www.tacoma.washington.edu/collegefair or call Admissions Advising and Outreach at 253.692.4742.