Saint Martin’s University is a small private, liberal arts university founded based upon the Catholic, Benedictine philosophy of education, focusing on the four core values of: faith, reason, service and community.
Saint Martin’s University is a Catholic Benedictine institution of higher education that empowers students to pursue a lifetime of learning and accomplishment in all arenas of human endeavor. Saint Martin’s students learn to make a positive difference in their lives and in the lives of others through the interaction of faith, reason, and service. The University honors both the sacredness of the individual and the significance of community in the ongoing journey of becoming.
Saint Martin's University is a private, liberal arts university located in Lacey, Washington. The physical beauty of Saint Martin’s 380-acre campus reflects the rich intellectual and spiritual nature of its presence in the Pacific Northwest. Founded in 1895, Saint Martin’s is rooted in the Catholic, Benedictine philosophy of education that focuses on four core values: Faith, Reason, Service and Community.
Saint Martin’s offers 28 undergraduate programs and 11 masters degrees. Saint Martin's prides itself on providing a values-based education complemented by small class sizes, a commitment to the individual student, and the development of the whole person. Saint Martin’s is dedicated to helping 100 percent of our students fund their education. On average, each year Saint Martin's awards over $20 million in scholarships.
With a student body of 1,310 undergraduate students and a student-to-faculty ratio of 12:1, our students benefit from classes taught by faculty members, not teaching assistants. From engineering to education, business to social work, Saint Martin's students are empowered to pursue a lifetime of learning and accomplishment.
Saint Martin’s students think, serve, and live with heart!