Students walking from main Cascade entrance


Students register for Pierce College classes through the ctcLink Student Center. If you need help registering, you can get help online though Zoom rooms and chat. You can also download ctcLink guides on using the class search, how to register and more.

Registration dates are posted on the Academic Calendar.

New Students

Once you have applied for admission, completed the New Student Guide, and met with an advisor, you are ready to register online at your assigned time.

Spring Quarter and Spring Term

Starting in Spring 2021, "quarters" are now called "terms." Don't worry - all dates and deadlines remain the same.


When to Pay

After the initial due date, tuition is due within 24 hours of registration.

Spring Term 2024 Tuition Due Dates

  • Session 1 courses: March 18, 2024
  • Session 2 courses: April 1, 2024

How to Pay

  • Pay directly in your ctcLink account (ctcLink Gateway > Student Homepage > Financial Account).
  • Pay in person with cash, check, or credit card (Visa or MasterCard) at any of our cashiering offices on campus.
  • Pay though our Simple Pay system with e-check or credit card (Visa or MasterCard). Note: Simple Pay is only compatible with the Chrome browser. Firefox and Internet Explorer are not supported.

To learn more about paying tuition, tuition and fees, residency requirements, and refunds, see the Cashier Office web page.