Veteran and Military Students
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 has two main campuses in Lakewood and Puyallup, education centers at Joint Base Lewis-McChord, and a virtual eLearning program.
Veterans Education Benefits Office
The Veterans Services 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.
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.