Moving to Seattle

The Pacific Northwest is unlike any region on earth. Enjoy hiking during the milder summers and winter sports in the winter.

Virtual Campus Tour

See where you will spend time as a student at Bastyr’s Seattle area campus.

Moving Resources

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  • King County Metro operates the regional bus system. Its Trip Planner Tool can help you plan trips to campus and elsewhere. Or use Google Transit
  • provides real-time arrival and departure info for Metro buses. 
  • Sound Transit Link Light Rail connects Sea-Tac Airport and downtown Seattle, with expansion through North Seattle under construction. 
  • BoltBus offers affordable rides to Portland and Vancouver, British Columbia. 
  • All students are enrolled in a student health plan that covers visits to Bastyr Center for Natural Health. 
  • For additional insurance coverage, the Office of Student Services can provide a list of potential options. 
  • QFC (a local grocery store) is less than a mile from campus 
  • In addition to many chain and local groceries, PCC Natural Markets offers responsibly sourced produced, meat, seafood and groceries in line with Bastyr's whole food philosophy. 
  • The area's many farmers markets link eaters with local farmers.