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Tacoma Community College Campus Life

Campus Size

Medium-Sized Campus
Total Undergrads
Including 4,634 Part-time
Degree-Seeking Freshmen
Including 168 Part-time

Gender Breakdown:

61% Women
39% Men


Total Varsity Sports


Men's sports coaches (Average salary: $44,927)
Women's sports coaches (Average salary: $42,800)
Athletics Details
Sport Varsity Men Varsity Women Club Intramural
Baseball 25 - - -
Basketball 10 13 - -
Soccer 20 22 - -
Volleyball - 16 - -


Student Total
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1.2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 5.8%
Black/non-Hispanic 9.0%
Hispanic 6.4%
Non-resident alien 2.6%
Race/Ethnicity unknown 16.4%
Two or more races 6.3%
White/non-Hispanic 52.2%
Percent of students with disability 3% or less

Services & Housing

Services Offered
  • Remedial services for students with learning disabilities
  • Academic/Career counseling
  • Employment services for current students to find part-time positions
  • Job placement for graduates to find full-time employment
  • Daycare on campus for children of students
  • Library on campus
  • No On-Campus Housing
  • No Meal Plan

Clubs & Organizations

We do not have information for clubs or organizations at Tacoma Community College

Safety Statistics

Arrests On Campus
Illegal Weapons Possession 1
Drug Law Violation 0
Liquor Law Violation 3
Criminal Offenses On Campus
Personal Crime 0
Property Crime 6
Reviews Dorm Life
  • Angela from Tacoma, WA
  • 5
  • there is no on campus living facilities. a student must either live in the surrounding areas or commute in order to attend tacoma community college.…

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  • Candace from Bremerton, WA
  • 4
  • Being a community college, there are no actual dorms. However, this factor does not cancel out the fact that around the school is a vibrant college-centric community. Many students live…

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Food And Dining
  • 2
  • Nita - Tacoma, WA
  • I am a past student here

    Meal prep or walk to Fred Meyers for healthy food. If You stay on campus you might be tempted to eat chips everyday.

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  • 4
  • Lenaya from University Place, WA
  • I am a current student here

    The cafeteria has fresh made food daily. There is a student store that has a variety of different snacks you can get. There has also been a food truck on campus everyday, which makes it easy to grab something quick while you have a break between classes.

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  • 1
  • Ross from Vashon, WA
  • I am a current student here

    Not many good food options on campus. The school has a convenience store and sparse cafeteria, but there is a serious lack of good and healthy food. In 2016, a food truck and Chinese vendor started selling on campus. Still not great food, and very few options for vegetarian or vegan students. Many people go off-campus to eat in the surrounding neighborhood.

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  • 3
  • Leah from Tacoma, WA
  • I am a current student here

    The food options in the food court have improved a lot this year, with a new Chinese vendor and a food truck there are actually some great options.

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  • 4
  • Anthony from Port Orchard, WA
  • I am a current student here

    offers a cafeteria area that has reasonable prices for the food. It is also a place to bring a lunch from home. cafeteria is located in a convenient are of the campus. would benefit if the hours of the cafeteria were more accommodating for the daytime students.

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  • 4
  • Margaret from Fife, WA
  • I am a current student here

    Food here is great! Great cafeteria. Not enough seating though. But, all around great food and atmosphere.

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Student Responses to Review Topic: Greek Life
  • 0
  • Margaret from Fife, WA
  • I am a current student here

    Tacoma Community College has Phi Beta Kappa which is for student who maintain a 3.0 or higher in all college level course. Great opportunity for scholarships!

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  • 0
  • Angela from Tacoma, WA
  • I am a past student here

    while at tacoma community college you have the opportunity to be nominated into the phi theta kappa two year honor society based on your academic performance and community involvement.

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