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Our Mission

Partnering with students, faculty and military community members to provide a quality educational experience to our service members, their families, and our local community.

Virtual Advising at JBLM

Virtual advising is currently available by appointment via phone or Zoom video chat.  You may send your request to or call us at 253-964-6567 or 253-964-6606 with the following information:

  • Student ID (if applicable)
  • First and last name
  • Reason for visit


Monday: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Tuesday: 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Wednesday: 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Thursday: 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

How We Partner With You

Pierce College at JBLM student success coaches partner with you throughout your journey at Pierce College and ensure you're staying on track toward meeting your academic and personal goals.

Prepare for Your Success

1. Student success coaches will ask:

  • What is your ultimate academic/professional goal?
  • How do you think a college degree or certificate can help?
  • Do you consider yourself an online or classroom student?
  • What are your family/work/personal commitments?

2. Research your goals and interests. Please visit these research options for assistance:

3. Complete the first four steps in the JBLM Get Started Checklist prior to meeting with a student success coach.