Information regarding the Court's hours and COVID-19 response is at the bottom of this page:

Coming to the Main Campus

COVID-19 updated September 4, 2020
Thurston County Superior Court issued Emergency Administrative Order No. 5 on July 10, 2020. A copy of Emergency Order No. 5 can be found  here. All of the Courts Emergency Administrative Orders are attached below.
Below is a non-exhaustive list of actions at Thurston County Superior Court Main Campus to ensure that the Court addresses the health and well-being of court employees, litigants, attorneys, and the general public while performing its constitutional and statutory duties.


Superior Court Main Campus is open Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.- 5:00 p.m.


Resuming Jury Trials, Posted 8/14/2020

Main Campus Calendar

     Main Campus Calendars with Zoom, UPDATED 9/4/2020

     For instructions on how to appear by Zoom please click here.

Additional information regarding Thurston County Superior Court Main Campus Operations are listed below.

Judge's Copies at Main Campus
Requirements for Judge's Copies at Main Campus are currently suspended but may be reinstituted and/or modified.  Updates regarding requirements for Judge’s Copies will be posted here when they are available.
Civil Emergency Matters
The following processes will be followed until further notice.  Even as the Main Campus Courthouse expands operations, there is currently no in-person civil Ex Parte available at Main Campus Courthouse (including no available in-person civil Ex Parte on Friday morning civil motions calendars).

MC Mail-in Ex Parte English and Spanish UPDATED 5/18/2020 

Civil Motion and Dispositive Motion Calendars as of May 18, 2020

Main Campus will resume hearing dispositive motion and civil motion calendars on Friday, May 22, 2020. The Court has imposed caps on the calendars, and the assigned Judge will determine whether each matter will be heard on the pleadings or telephonically, or whether it may need to be rescheduled to comply with health directives. Calendars will be limited to 12 motions on the Civil Motion Calendar and one motion on the Dispositive Calendar. Friday Motion calendars will not be available for ex parte. (See link MC Civil Emergency Matters, Ex Parte Phone number and Mail in Process)

Court Administration is encouraging all parties, litigants, and the public to look for information posted on the website or if necessary, contact Court Administration by email or phone, a list of numbers is available on the home page. Thank you for your patience.

Emergency Administrative Orders:

Thurston County Superior Court Emergency Administrative Order No. 1

Thurston County Superior Court Emergency Administrative Order No. 2

Thurston County Superior Court Emergency Administrative Order No. 3

Thurston County Superior Court Emergency Administrative Order No. 4

Thurston County Superior Court Emergency Administrative Order No. 5

Thurston County Superior Court COVID-19 Response plan can be found here.

Thurston County and Washington State Masking directives and orders:

Thurston County Health Officer Mask Directive

Superior Court Main Campus is located in the City of Olympia in Thurston County and handles criminal and civil matters.

Street and Mailing Address:
Thurston County Superior Court
Building 2
2000 Lakeridge Drive SW
Olympia, WA 98502

Days and Hours of Operation:
Monday- Friday, 8:00 a.m. - noon and 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m., except county or state holidays.

Contact Information for Superior Court Main Campus

How to Get There:

  • Take the Bus
  • Main Campus Driving Directions
  • Parking information. Parking is available on campus, on the street and in the adjacent lot to the campus. There are parking signs posted to assist you. 
  • Bicycle information. Bike racks are available in front of Building 1. 

Other helpful information: