If you find yourself short of financial resources, we encourage you to reach out to Financial Aid — even if you never have before. Leave a message on their phone with details of your situation, or provide them in email. Counselors will research your situation and get back to you.

Are you a current Pierce College student in need of emergency help with transportation, housing, childcare or food?

SBCTC Emergency Grants

Beginning Tuesday, November 14 at 8 a.m., students currently enrolled in fall term may request emergency funds by submitting the 2023-24 SBCTC Student Emergency Assistance Request Form. Grant funds can assist with emergency expenses (not including tuition) such as transportation, housing, childcare and more.

Following your submission, a Pierce College staff member will call you to complete a brief interview. If you have questions or need assistance completing this form, please email us at SEAG@pierce.ctc.edu or call 253-964-6265.

Financial Aid Office

Federal Emergency Grants offer a one-time payment to a debt for those who qualify. Contact the Financial Aid office at 253-964-6544.