Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Cascade Building

Reasonable Accommodation

Applicants with disabilities who require assistance with the application and employment process will be accommodated to the extent reasonably possible. Requests should be made to the District Human Resources Office by calling 253-964-7342 or by email at Persons who are deaf or hard of hearing may dial 711 to place a call through Washington Relay, the state's free telecommunication access service.

This publication is available in alternate formats on request. Please contact Access and Disability Services at 253-964-6468 or

Recruitment Accommodations

The Human Resources Office for Pierce College District is located in the Cascade Building, Room 208A at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom campus. The building is located at 9401 Farwest Drive SW, Lakewood, WA 98498. The building is accessible to wheelchairs through the main entrance and an elevator is available on the entrance level. Accessible parking spaces are located at the rear entrance of the building and includes an accessible ramp.

Listed below are some of the accommodations that Pierce College District can provide to persons with disabilities during the recruitment and examination process. These options are not an exhaustive list and we will work with individual applicants on a case-by-case circumstance to address accommodation requests in a timely manner.

During the recruitment phase, we are able to provide the following:

  • Application information via email, fax or postal service
  • Assist with the completion of application
  • Modify application format
  • Provide interpreter or reader
  • Special accommodation requests*

During the examination phase, we are able to provide the following:

  • Modify the examination format
  • Provide interpreter or reader
  • Extend examination deadlines
  • Conduct interviews by phone or videoconference
  • Assist with the completion of supplemental application forms
  • Special accommodation requests*

* Persons requiring accommodations other than those listed are invited to contact the District Human Resources Office by calling 253-964 7342 or