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Pierce College, Financial Aid Office

Welcome to Pierce College! Our financial aid team is committed to making the financial aid process as transparent and understandable as possible. We are here to help, so please contact our office if you have any questions.

The information listed below will help you understand your financial aid options and let you know how to start the application process.

We have begun processing 2016-2017 Financial Aid Awards. Check the status of your Financial Aid Award on your Financial Aid Portal.

Getting a “Pending Review” status on your Financial Aid Portal means all required paperwork has been received by our office and your file is under review. Students are encouraged to submit all requested documents by our priority processing date of
June 1st.

Navigating Financial Aid

Please see these important sections:

Requirements to Qualify for Financial Aid »
How to know if you are eligible to receive financial aid.

Applying for Aid »
Important steps to follow when applying for financial aid at Pierce College.

Types of Aid »
Learn about the types of federal and state aid available at Pierce College.

Tuition and Fees »
Learn about payment options for paying what you are responsible for.

Get & Keep Your Aid »
Your responsibilities as a financial aid recipient to continue receiving financial aid funding.

Steps for Loan Borrowers »
Next steps to finalize your Federal Loans.

Frequently Asked Questions »
Learn how your aid is disbursed to your student account.

Financial Aid Forms »
Important forms you need when applying for or managing your financial aid.

Financial Aid Portal

Check your 2016-2017 Financial Aid Award Status.

To Log-In

Username: Social Security Number
Password: Date of Birth (MMDDYY)

  • Review your financial aid award.
  • Access financial aid forms and other important information posted from the financial aid office.
School Code 005000


Please include your full name and student ID number with your email inquiry.



Fax Numbers

253-964-6427 (Fort Steilacoom)
253-864-3215 (Puyallup)

Summer Office Hours

M-Th: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Fri: 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.