• Control: Private
  • Carnegie Classification: Bac
  • Institution: 4 Year
  • Enrollment: < 3,000

2019 Recognition Categories

  • Tenure Clarity & Process (Faculty Only)

What makes your college a great place to work?

Presidential Statement

University of Puget Sound is an exceptional national liberal arts college with a faculty and staff who care deeply and work hard. We share an unwavering commitment to provide a rigorous and student-focused education that fosters personal and intellectual discovery, and prepares students to become effective, engaged, and thoughtful global citizens. I am proud to be part of a welcoming community of innovative and creative people who exemplify the values of lifelong learning and service to others.

Employee Comment

I really enjoy the culture of support. I have never worked in an institution that was so dedicated to providing support across departments.

Vital Statistics


  • Combined Administration and Exempt Staff: 213
  • Fulltime Faculty: 251
  • Fulltime Non-Exempt Staff: 323
  • Adjunct Count: 61

    Average Annual Salary

  • Faculty: $90,269
  • Administration: $136,071
  • Exempt Professional Staff: $59,760
  • Non-exempt Staff: $31,146

    Voluntary Turnover Rate

  • Full-time Faculty: 3
  • Full-time Staff (excluding Faculty): 18
  • 1 Years Recognized

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