Auburn School District

Auburn School District #408

Auburn has a highly rated public school system which includes Auburn as well as a number of well-regarded private schools.


Green River College

Green River College

Green River College’s main campus is located on Auburn’s Lea Hill with classes and services also provided downtown at the Auburn Center location.  Students can choose from a wide variety of technical and transfer degrees, pre-college and basic skills courses and continuing and community education offerings.

The College’s Small Business Assistance Center (SBAC) provides technical assistance to small businesses in South King and North Pierce County areas. The SBAC provides counseling sessions at no cost, workshops/classes and other business resources.  The office is located at the downtown Auburn Center location.

Post Secondary Education

Auburn is located in close proximity to major educational institutions including:

Colleges & Universities

  • Art Institute of Seattle
  • City University of Seattle
  • Cornish College of the Arts
  • The Evergreen State College
  • Northwest College of Art & Design
  • Northwest University
  • Northwest Indian College
  • Pacific Lutheran University
  • Saint Martin's University
  • Seattle Pacific University
  • Seattle University
  • Trinity Lutheran College
  • University of Puget Sound
  • University of Washington
  • University of Washington Bothell
  • University of Washington Tacoma
  • Washington State University – Puyallup Research & Extension Center

Community & Technical Colleges

  • Bates Technical College
  • Bellevue College
  • Clover Park Technical College
  • Edmonds Community College
  • Everett Community College
  • Highline College
  • Lake Washington Institute of Technology
  • North Seattle Community College
  • Northwest Indian College (A tribal community college)
  • Pierce College - Fort Steilacooom/Puyallup
  • Renton Technical College
  • Seattle Central Community College
  • Shoreline Community College
  • South Puget Sound Community College
  • South Seattle Community College
  • Tacoma Community College