The Pierce College Running Start Parent Orientation is geared specifically for parents/guardians of new students enrolled for fall 2018. This is an invitation to attend, but not a requirement. Please confirm your registration by filling out the form below. Registration is first-come, first-serve as seating may be limited. Upon submission of this form a confirmation email will be sent, if you do not receive it, please check your spam folder.

The general outline for the orientation:

Overview of the Running Start program (i.e. how funding works, required forms, grades, fee waiver)
Dean of Instruction - helpful tips for parents/guardians
Overview of Student Handbook
Campus Safety
Student Programs 
Stay Connected 

Pierce College Fort Steilacoom
9401 Farwest Drive SW
Lakewood, Washington 98498
(253) 964-6500

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Pierce College Puyallup
1601 39th Avenue SE
Puyallup, Washington 98374
(253) 840-8400
Pierce College Off Campus Sites
Fort Lewis Education Center (253) 964-6567
McChord Education Center (253) 964-6606
Graham (253) 912-2399 ext.8788

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