Money for college


  • Financial aid checks for Fall Quarter 2017 will be mailed starting: Sept. 21, 2017
  • Financial aid funds will be applied to your tuition and fees starting the evening of: Sept. 18, 2017
  • If your financial aid has been cancelled due to not meeting Satisfactory Academic Progress (SAP), please submit your Petition for Financial Aid Reinstatement by Sept. 8, 2017.  Appeals will be accepted after this date, but we cannot guarantee your appeal will be reviewed prior to the start of the term.
  • Please monitor your Financial Aid Portal for updates about the status of your awards.

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.

Financial Aid Portal >

Log in to the Financial Aid Portal to check your financial aid award status.

Types of Aid >

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

Cost of Attendance >

Learn about payment options for paying what you are responsible for.

Get and 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 disburses to your student account.

Financial Aid Forms >

Important forms you need when applying for or managing your financial aid.

Need money for school?

The Salt Financial Literacy Program offers free help finding ways to pay for college. Learn more about Salt or go directly to the Salt website.

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Fax Numbers

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

Office Hours

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