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Saint Martin's University
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  • 4 Year
  • LACEY, WA

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

Saint Martin's will follow the Thurston County and Washington State guidelines. Saint Martin's follows Washington state's guidance regarding higher education vaccination reporting. While we strongly recommend getting the COVID-19 vaccine, students, staff and faculty can choose to be exempted from getting the vaccine for religious/medical reasons. Learn More

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B minus
  2. Value
    grade B+
  3. Diversity
    grade A
  4. Campus
    grade B minus
  5. Athletics
    grade B minus
  6. Party Scene
    grade C+
  7. Professors
    grade B minus
  8. Location
    grade B minus
  9. Dorms
    grade B+
  10. Campus Food
    grade C+
  11. Student Life
    grade B minus
  12. Safety
    grade B+

About

5000 ABBEY WAY SE
LACEY, WA 98503
Athletic Division
NCAA Division II (without football)
Athletic Conference
Great Northwest Athletic Conference
From Saint Martin's University

Founded in 1895, Saint Martin's is a private, liberal arts university located on 380-acres in the beautiful Pacific Northwest. At a 12:1 student to faculty ratio, our Saints receive an individualized education. From engineering to science, business to social work, and nursing to education, our students are empowered to pursue a lifetime of learning and achievement.

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Saint Martin's University Rankings

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Admissions

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Acceptance Rate
94%
SAT Range
950-1140
ACT Range
17-22
Application Fee
$0
SAT/ACT
Considered but not required
High School GPA
Required
Accepts Common App
Yes

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Cost

Net Price
$23,824 / year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Average Total Aid Awarded
$29,485 / year
National
$7,535
Students Receiving Financial Aid
99%

Scholarship

Academics

Professors
grade B minus
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
10:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
87%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes. 23 responses
66%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want. 35 responses
68%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage. 34 responses

Majors

Study Abroad Programs at Saint Martin's

Diverse educational experiences expand your understanding of yourself, others, and the world. Transform your life while embracing new cultures and gaining valuable experiences. Saint Martin's study abroad programs allow you to embrace the world around you. With many different program lengths and scholarships available, you're bound to find a study abroad option that works for you.

Online

Online Programs Offered
0
Offers Online Courses
Yes
Online Certificate Programs
0
Online Associates Programs
0
Online Bachelor's Programs
0
How Students Learn
  • Mix of Online and on Campus
    30%
  • On Campus
    66%
  • Online
    4%

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
1,253 Undergrads
Part-Time Undergrads
141
Undergrads Over 25
24%
Pell Grant
42%
Varsity Athletes
20%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 24 responses
  • Friendly
    38%
  • Regular Americans
    25%
  • Outgoing
    17%
  • Entitled
    8%

Campus Life

Freshmen Live On-Campus
80%
Poll
83%
of students say they don't have Greek life. 29 responses
Poll
44%
of students say varsity sporting events are attended, but not a huge part of campus life. 45 responses
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes your school?
Based on 21 responses
  • Community
    33%
  • Faith, community, justice, respect are key values.
    29%
  • Character
    14%
  • get rid of public safety
    5%
  • Good for some
    5%
  • Shat
    5%
  • Strict
    5%

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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$47,800 / year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
61%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
89%
National
83%
86%
of students feel confident they will find a job in their field after graduation. 14 responses

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