Pierce College Campus Alerts


Important Parking Tips for the Fall 2015 Semester

The beginning of the semester is the busiest time for traffic and parking at Pierce. Here are some suggestions to help you during the first 2 weeks of classes. 1. Plan your Travel Time and Arrive Early. Plan to arrive as early as possible, especially the first few days of class – allow at least 45 extra minutes [more]

Check the Open Classes List for Fall Semester 2015

Need classes for fall? The Open Classes List for Fall 2015 is posted on the Schedules Page or at http://www.piercecollege.edu/schedules/fall_2015/open-classes.asp. Mobile access is here: www.piercecollege.edu/mocs. Many open classes—some just added--are posted on the Pierce College Facebook and Twitter pages; like us at www.facebook.com/PierceCollege and www.twitter.com/PierceCollegeCA. Click “more” for live links… [more]

Tips and Links to Register for Fall at Pierce College

Fall Semester at Pierce College will begin August 31, 2015. Now is the time to apply and register for classes, and view the Open Classes List. Did you know there is more than $50 million in financial aid available to help qualifying students? You must be enrolled in 12 units to qualify. Enrolling in 12 units will give you more opportunities for not only financial aid but for scholarships, work study, and the EOPS program. Here's how to get started... [more]

Pierce College Voted “Best College” in 2015 Daily News Readers Poll

Pierce College has been providing the lowest-cost higher education available in the nation to generations of families in our community since 1947. Pierce is widely recognized as one of the top academic transfer schools in California, and operates an active Career and Technical Education program. [more]

Great Opportunity for Extra Support at Pierce College in EOP&S Program

Ever wondered what EOP&S is? Extended Opportunity Program & Services (EOP&S) is a community college counseling program that provides “over and above” academic, personal, and financial support to students that come from an educationally and/or economically disadvantaged background. The goal of the program is ... [more]

New Students Get in the Know at GO DAYS Aug. 25 and 26

Find out everything you always wanted to know about getting started at Pierce College at GO DAYS, our New Student Conference, happening Tuesday and Wednesday, August 25 and 26, 2015. The conference runs from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Take campus tours, meet faculty and counselors, attend key workshops.... [more]

How to Get Priority Registration at Pierce College

Do you have priority registration? It lets you register for classes first. A new state policy gives priority registration to students who have completed three steps: orientation, assessment, and development of an educational plan. Visit... [more]