Notice of Change in Regular Scheduled Public Meetings of the Pierce College Board of Trustees

Important Notice Regarding Coronavirus (COVID-19)

In compliance with the Governor’s Proclamation 20-28 prohibiting public agencies from conducting in-person meetings, the Board of Trustees will meet in a virtual format (via Zoom) with no physical location until further notice.

All meetings of the Board of Trustees are required to be public meetings. However, as a result of the current social distancing requirements, we will be making adjustments as needed.

There will be Regular Board of Trustees Meeting on Wednesday November 18, 2020 by Zoom. The study session will begin at 12 p.m. followed by the Board meeting at 1 p.m.

All are welcome to attend.

Public Comment

All Board meetings include time for public comment, and the agenda for this meeting will also include time for live public comment. Public comments will be allowed via Zoom during the time period allotted by the chair or written comments may be emailed to Please put "Public Comment" in the subject of your email.

Please contact Marie Harris at 253-864-3104 if you have questions.

Board of Trustee Goals and Core Themes

View the Board of Trustees Goals and Core Themes [PDF].

Board Meeting Schedule

2020 Regular Board Meeting Schedule

The Board of Trustees of Community College District Number Eleven will hold their regular meetings mostly on the second Wednesday of each month. These meetings will be open to the public and advertised accordingly (RCW 42.30.075). The Chancellor shall file, with the code reviser, a schedule of the time and place of such meetings on or before January of each year for publication in the Washington State Register.

Month Time Location Agenda
January 15 1 p.m. Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Agenda
February 12 1 p.m. Pierce College Puyallup Agenda
March 11 1 p.m. Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Agenda
April 15
April 8
1 p.m. Zoom Agenda
May 13 1 p.m. Zoom Agenda
June 10 1 p.m. Zoom Agenda
July N/A No meeting scheduled
August 5 9 a.m. Board Retreat, Pierce College Puyallup College Center  
August 13 9 a.m. Zoom - Special Meeting Agenda
September 9 1 p.m. Zoom Agenda
October 14 1 p.m. Zoom Agenda
November 18 1 p.m. Zoom  
December TBA Study Session  

PLEASE NOTE: Special meetings may be called at any time by the chairperson or a majority vote of the Board. All special meetings will be publicly advertised at least 24 hours prior to being convened. A study session will take place prior to each Board meeting. 

Pierce College Honorary Degrees

Awarded by the Pierce College Board of Trustees, the Honorary Associate's Degree is the highest form of recognition offered by Pierce College to persons of exceptional distinction.