• Pierce College will be closed Dec. 22-26. Pierce College at JBLM will be open Dec. 22-24,
    and closed the remainder of the week. Happy holidays!

Pierce News

  • Aspiring nurse finds opportunity at Pierce College

    Sandra Ramirez has come a long way since moving to the United States from Mexico only four short years ago. The 23-year-old Pierce College student knew very little English when she arrived in Washington, but worked hard to find a job and get settled.

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  • Winter is here! Are you prepared?

    As the temperature continues to drop this winter, now is a great time to sign up for email, text or phone alerts in the event of an emergency, delay or closure due to inclement weather.

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  • Welcome Tami Jacobs, Dean of Student Success at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom

    As the new Dean of Student Success at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom, Tami Jacobs is looking forward to taking on an important leadership role at the college.

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  • Pierce College newspaper staffers attend national journalism conference

    Staffers from Pierce College Post and Pioneer newspapers recently traveled to Philadelphia for a convention that brought together heavy hitters from the journalism world to share tips and tricks of the trade with students from around the country.

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  • Pierce College student leaders attend Legislative Academy in Olympia

    Pierce College student leaders are working hard to advocate for issues impacting the college community, from the use of open source text books to the overall funding of higher education.

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  • Struggling student finds her calling in construction management

    When Tori Ratsavong-Stanley first enrolled at Pierce, she wasn’t exactly sold on the idea of college at all. She had taken some classes previously at another community college, but never really found her niche.

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  • Cheerleading tryouts put students to the test

    The Pierce College Cheer Squad broke a record this fall when it recently added nine new members to the team. The squad now has 18 members: four men and 14 women, the largest number the squad has ever seen.

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  • Pierce College Alum excels as coach, student

    During her last year as a student at Pierce College, Sydney Davis worked 30 hours a week with three different jobs, went to school full time and completed 120 internship hours in order to pursue a dual certificate in health and fitness and coaching.

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  • Pierce College instructor provides a sense of home for international student

    When Pierce College Journalism Instructor Teresa Josten made the decision to open her home to an international student, she was prepared for a few minor communication challenges.

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  • Welcome, Dr. Sachi Horback!

    After only a month into her position as the new dean of business and social sciences, Dr. Sachi Horback already has big plans for her time at Pierce.

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Today On Campus

December 22nd

No Class/College Closed
All Day Event

December 23rd

No Class/College Closed
All Day Event

December 24th

No Class/College Closed
All Day Event

December 25th

No Class/College Closed
All Day Event

December 26th

No Class/College Closed
All Day Event

December 29th

Week Zero for PCOL Online Courses
All Day Event