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 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.