Fort Steilacoom HEC - Hours of Operation

Membership Rates for 2015-16

Tuition - Paying Students (includes Running Start, ABE, Parent Ed, international credit-bearing.)

  • $15 fee per quarter (plus tax)
    (Students wishing to pay the HEC usage fee during the summer quarter, but do not want to take a summer class, may do so if they are registered for fall quarter).

    (Note: Fort Steilacoom students pay a $35 construction fee (plus tax) and Puyallup students pay a $63.75 construction fee (plus tax), based on a 15 credit schedule.)

Students who don't pay the construction fee (includes International Intensive English, certain waivers, and CWU @ Pierce Students.)

  • $60 fee per quarter (plus tax)

Continuing Ed Students and General Public

  • Continuing Ed students may only access the facility during their scheduled classes. Continuing Ed students and general public wishing to have unlimited access will register for a 1 credit PE Class, and pay tuition and the $15 HEC fee (plus tax).

Faculty and Staff

  • $20 fee per quarter (plus tax)

Non-Pierce College State Employees

State Employees will have to pay a one-time admissions fee ($25) to become a Pierce College Student.
  • $90 fee per quarter (plus tax)

All new members are asked to attend a special orientation session to review facility amenities, equipment checkout procedures, towel use, basic guidelines, and safe use of equipment. Sign up for an orientation session by calling the Puyallup HEC 253-864-3280 or the Fort Steilacoom HEC 253-912-3738. You can also view the policies and procedures (pdf) policies and procedures (pdf) and download the liability waiver form (pdf).

Doug Carlson
Health Education Center Operations Manager

Contact and Hours

Voice: 253-912-3738

M, W: 5 a.m. - 7 p.m.
T, Th: 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.
F: 5 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat: 8 a.m. - noon
Sun: closed