The Washington Center for the Performing Arts, South Puget Sound’s largest performing arts facility, is
committed to providing a wide variety of entertainment and cultural activities for the community. The city of Olympia is located at the southern most tip of Puget Sound of Washington State, an area providing many educational and recreational opportunities. The Olympia community is family-friendly and celebrates diversity, culture and heritage. View Olympia Activities & Events.
Universities & Colleges
- Evergreen State College
The Evergreen State College is a public, liberal arts college serving Washington State. Its mission is to help students realize their potential through innovative, interdisciplinary educational programs of arts, social sciences, humanities, and natural sciences.
- South Puget Sound Community College
SPSCC is a public, two-year college in Olympia, Washington offering college transfers, technical and enrichment courses.
- St. Martin's University
As a Catholic, Benedictine College, SMU's goal is to provide a living and learning environment that prepares students for active, responsible and productive lives in their professions and as members of the local and global community.
- New Market Vocational Skills Center
An extension of a student's home high school and functioning as an off-campus training site, New Market is recognized state-wide for its unique and specialized programs.