Pierce College News

Student reading newspaper
Catch up on the latest news on Pierce College programs, faculty, students, staff and events.

Maps and Directions

Map of Pierce County
Whether you're looking for campus or just a place to park, we have maps to help. Directions to campus, parking maps, and individual building maps are all available online.

Employment

Cascade building at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom
Pierce College is an amazing place to work. Connect to job listings, the district human resources office, and general information about the college.

Foundation

Pierce College Foundation
A non-profit organization, the Pierce College Foundation exists to help the students by providing scholarships and support for college improvement. The Foundation pursues private donations to fill the gap between public funding and student need.

Board of Trustees

Mount Rainier as seen from Pierce College Fort Steilacoom
Pierce College's policy-making body is a five-member board of trustees appointed by the governor to five-year terms. Read about the trustees and access meeting schedules, agendas, and minutes.

Accreditation

Accreditation report cover
Pierce College District is accredited as a degree-granting institution by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities, an accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation and the U.S. Department of Education.

Policies

3-ring binder
Find a comprehensive directory of all the policies that govern Pierce College, its employees, students, and operations.

History of Pierce College

First Pierce College classes (then Clover Park Community College) held in an abandon grocery store
Since 1967, Pierce College has been committed to helping people realize their possibilities. It is no surprise then that Pierce College's own story is one of transforming humble ideas into ambitious possibilities.

Values and Vision

Happy students in classroom
Learn about Pierce's mission, core abilities, and strategic plan.