Category Archives: Features

Pierce College introduces NEW online Associate in Business

Business web

Pierce College now offers a new, entirely online Associate in Business degree in an effort to meet the changing needs of our students. With many people often juggling multiple responsibilities while attending school, this option provides an opportunity for students to achieve their educational goals in their spare time. The requirements for the online degree

“The K of D” opens at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom May 27

K of D graphic

The truth is that Charlotte’s brother was killed by a reckless driver and died in her arms. In the moments before he died, he kissed her gently. Legend has it that everything Charlotte kissed from that day forward also died.

Pierce College announces Shawnna Shula as new head coach of Raider Volleyball


Pierce College is pleased to announce the selection of Shawnna Shula as the new head coach for the Raider Volleyball program. Shula has deep roots in the local volleyball community, playing high school ball at Fife High School for her aunt, hall of fame coach Jan Kirk.

See yourself in a new career in 11 weeks!


Students in the Corrections/Protections Officer certificate program are prepared for a new career in a high-paying field in just 11 weeks. This certificate program offers interactive classes and four weeks of practical, on-the-job training.

Pierce College students serve the people of Nicaragua

Santa Julia[1]

Thanks to the new Pierce College Raiders Serve Alternative Break program, a special group of Pierce College students will spend part of their summer volunteering in a small community of coffee farmers in Nicaragua.

International Festival coming to Pierce College Puyallup May 13


Pierce College is opening the doors to the world during its first ever International Festival on the Puyallup campus on Wed., May 13. The event will take place from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on the College Center building lawn.

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom hosts annual international celebration


A vibrant celebration of cultures around the world will take place at Pierce College Fort Steilacoom on May 2. The 15th annual International Festival will provide the community with outstanding entertainment, colorful art displays, children’s activities, delicious food and more.

Pierce College art exhibit honors Mark Dungan

prior students edited

“He taught me a lot about how to open my eyes, not just in art, but in life,” former Pierce College student Kelly Gabrinetti said of Instructor Mark Dungan.

“Tell Me a Story” features original content devised by students


Pierce College Puyallup’s spring play is giving students hands-on experience in all aspects of producing a show, from scriptwriting and set design to acting and directing.

Apply now for Summer Study Tours in South Korea!

View from the ECE Hall

The Pierce College International Education department is opening the doors to the world for students later this summer through several short-term study tours to Busan, South Korea.