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Veteran and Military Students

Welcome! Pierce College is honored to serve military veterans and their families. We pledge to serve veterans and their families by providing support services and referrals to help veterans achieve their higher education goals.

Pierce College District encompasses two main campuses in Lakewood and Puyallup, education centers at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, and virtual education through its eLearning program.

Veterans Education Benefits Office
The Veterans Educational Benefits Offices at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom and Puyallup act as liaisons between the College and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs. Our certifying officials will assist veteran students by verifying their paperwork and submitting it to VA.

College Resources

Veterans Resource Center at Fort Steilacoom
Pierce College Fort Steilacoom was awarded a three-year federal grant to establish a Center of Excellence for Veteran Student Success. Comprehensive support services such as tutoring, quiet study areas and opportunities to connect with other veteran students and resources are offered through our Veterans Resource Center.

Office Hours

M,T,W,F: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Th: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

* Hours may vary the first week of quarter and between quarters

Contacts

Fort Steilacoom Campus
Cascade Bldg
(253) 964-6505
VABenefitsFS@pierce.ctc.edu

Puyallup Campus
Gaspard Bldg
(253) 864-3194
VABenefitsPY@pierce.ctc.edu

Veterans Student Services

Veterans Resource Center
Fort Steilacoom
(253) 964-6364
CEVSS@pierce.ctc.edu

Fort Lewis
(253) 964-6567
ftlewis@pierce.ctc.edu

McChord
(253) 964-6606
mcchord@pierce.ctc.edu