Located on the picturesque Puget Sound, the city of University Place is home to more than 31,500 active residents. Halfway between the state capital of Olympia and Seattle, the city boasts scenic views of the Olympic Mountains, Mount Rainier and the Puget Sound. You can enjoy the spectacular views of the Chambers Bay Golf Course, the expansive Soundview Trail and the Curran Apple Orchard.
University Place receives its name from the University of Puget Sound, a private liberal-arts college in North Tacoma. The area is largely suburban in character and functions as a mixed business and residential area with a waterfront view of the Puget Sound.
The University Place School District consists of four primary schools (K-4), two intermediate schools (5-7), and the Junior and Senior High Schools. Explore more of the UPSD at: https://www.upsd83.org/