Washington Corrections Center



Washington Corrections Center Washington

Washington Corrections Center

Washington Corrections Center is a mixed custody prison located in Shelton Washington.  It opened in 1964 and houses a maximum of 1,268 male inmates of medium, maximum, and close custody levels.  Washington Corrections Center has a unit specialized in housing inmates with moderate to severe mental disabilities called the Skill Building Unit.  The Skill Building Unit is part of Cedar Hall and is designed to help inmates develop skills they need to function in prison.  Skill building inmates are provided social skills and basic skills programming.

Washington Corrections Center runs a sustainability project that consists of a composting program, a vegetable garden and recycling center.  This facility has a vocational program that certifies offenders in Sanitation.  Inmates can work in the Washington Correctional Industries program providing food services, laundry services, and warehouse distribution.  Additional educational programs provide GED courses, adult basic education, and substance abuse treatment.

Visiting Hours at Washington Corrections Center:

Visitation at Washington Corrections Center uses a schedule based on the inmate's housing unit.  You can view the visitation schedule in pdf format here.  If you want to learn more about visitation read the Washington Corrections Center Visitors Guidebook here.  Visits occur on the following schedule:

  • Cedar has visits on:
    • Fridays and Sundays from 9:45am-12:30pm
    • Saturdays and Mondays from 9:45am-3pm
    • Sundays at 4:15pm-7:15pm when no activities are scheduled
  • Evergreen has visits on:
    • Fridays and Sundays from 9:45am-3pm
    • Saturdays and Mondays from 9:45am-12:30pm and from 4:15pm-7:15pm
  • R-1 has visits on:
    • Sundays from 9:45am-3pm
    • Fridays from 4:15pm-7:15pm
  • R-2 has visits on:
    • Sundays from 9:45am-3pm
    • Fridays from 4:15pm-7:15pm
  • R-3 has visitation on:
    • Mondays from 9:45am-3pm
    • Saturdays from 4:15pm-7:15pm
  • R-4 has visitation on:
    • Sundays from 9:45am-3pm
    • Fridays from 4:15pm-7:15pm
  • R-5 has visits on:
    • Fridays from 12:45pm-3pm
    • Saturdays from 4:15pm-7:15pm
  • R-6 has visits on:
    • Saturdays from 9:45am-3pm
    • Mondays from 12:45am-3pm
    • Mondays from 4:15pm-7:15pm
  • IMU has visits on:
    • Saturdays from 12pm-3pm
    • Fridays from 4:15pm-7:15pm

Physical Address:

Washington Corrections Center
2321 West Dayton Airport Road
Shelton, WA 98584



Inmate Mailing Address:

Inmate Name, ID Number
​Washington Corrections Center
P.O. Box 900
Shelton, WA 98584