Emergency Notice!

Students, please be aware that Pierce College will be closed
on Wednesday, Sept. 17 so that all employees can participate
in a district event.
Thank you!


Pierce News

  • Helping veteran students succeed

    For many veterans, transitioning into civilian life can be a daunting experience, and navigating the benefits and services available to them can seem downright impossible.

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  • Pierce College teams up with Rally Point 6 to better serve veterans

    In an effort to support the local military community, Pierce College is collaborating with a local organization that calls itself the state’s largest one-stop resource center for transitioning military members and their families.

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  • VIP Bookstore events coming soon

    Feeling like a VIP will be easy this fall when Pierce College Bookstores host special shopping events featuring discounts, deals and more!

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  • College Fair comes to Pierce College Puyallup Sept. 22

    For the first time ever, Pierce College Puyallup is hosting a college fair for local high schools in the Puyallup School District. The event will take place Sept. 22 from 6-8 p.m. in Pierce College Puyallup’s cafeteria.

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  • New class introduces students to the worlds of science fiction, fantasy

    Aliens, monsters, goblins and more will be the focus of many discussions in a new class by Lisa Hurtado starting this fall. In English 112, students will focus on science fiction and fantasy literature and how the genre helps shape our perception of humanity.

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  • Get to know your fellow students at the New Raider Welcome event Sept. 15

    New students at Pierce College are invited to attend the New Raider Welcome event Sept. 15, where faculty and staff will be on hand to make sure everyone is prepared to take on fall quarter.

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  • Pierce College to offer new course in social media for business

    Pierce College is proud to offer a brand new course designed to introduce students to social media best practices for business, starting fall quarter.

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  • Summer quarter survey results are in!

    Pierce College made some important changes to the summer quarter schedule to better meet the needs of busy students. A new block schedule, with most classes taking place only two days a week, was implemented to meet the needs of working students.

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  • College Success course becomes mandatory for students who place below college level in one subject

    In the past year, Pierce College instructors have been working hard to adapt the College Success course to better meet the needs of students.

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  • Rep. Denny Heck hosts panel on paycheck fairness at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom

    Representative Denny Heck, D-Wash., packed the house at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom on Aug. 12 during a panel discussion focusing on the wage gap that exists between men and women.

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Today On Campus

September 17th

All District Fall Welcome
All Day Event

Closed for All District Day
All Day Event

September 18th

Week Zero for WAOL Online Courses
All Day Event

Faculty In-Service/Advising
All Day Event

September 19th

No Class/College Open: RPD Day
All Day Event

Undiscovered Worlds: The Search Beyond Our Sun
Starting at 7:00 pm
Science Dome, Fort Steilacoom