Board Meetings

There will be a Regular Board of Trustees meeting on Wednesday, March 8 at Pierce College Puyallup in the College Center Multipurpose Room. This meeting will also be accessible via Zoom. There will be a study session at 12 p.m., followed by the Board meeting at 1 p.m.

NOTE: We will have an Executive Session at the beginning of the meeting following general matters on the agenda. We anticipate that the executive session will last an hour (2:00) , when the meeting reconvenes the board will take action on the Tenure candidates.

All are welcome to attend.

Join Board of Trustees Zoom Meeting, March 8, 1 p.m.

To join via phone, call 253-215-8782 and enter 878 7389 6586 # when prompted for your Meeting ID.

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 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

2023 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 11 1 p.m. Pierce College Puyallup Agenda
February 1 1 p.m. Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Agenda
February 1 3:30 p.m. Pierce College Fort Steilacoom Agenda
March 8 1 p.m. Pierce College Puyallup Agenda
April 12 1 p.m. Pierce College Fort Steilacoom  
May 10 1 p.m. Pierce College Puyallup  
June 14 1 p.m. Pierce College Fort Steilacoom  
July N/A No meeting scheduled
August 9   Board Retreat  
September 13 1 p.m. Pierce College Puyallup  
October 11 1 p.m. Pierce College Fort Steilacoom  
November 8 1 p.m. Pierce College Puyallup  
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.