Established in 1895, Saint Martin’s University is rooted in a Catholic, Benedictine tradition. Approximately 1,550 students (including 225 graduate students) enjoy a sprawling 380-acre campus, with 1/3 covered in lush forest. Saint Martin’s is located an hour south of Seattle, one of America’s great tech cities, home to Microsoft, Amazon, Boeing and Starbucks
Saint Martin’s University unites academic rigor and excellence with moral thought and social responsibility through Faith, Reason, Service and Community. With a dozen graduate programs and 26 undergraduate degree programs, academic opportunities span Accounting, the Arts, Business, Counseling, Education, Engineering, Mathematics, and the Sciences. Several majors allow students to complete their undergradaute and graduate degrees in five years. The Bachelor’s of Social Work is ranked in the top 6% nationwide, and Civil Engineering teams have placed #1and #2 nationwide in the Big Beam competition. The university regionally ranks strongly for return on investment. The School of Business holds ACBSP accreditation.
Nestled in the picturesque Pacific Northwest, Saint Martin’s University is just five minutes from the world-famous Puget Sound – and only an hour from Seattle, the towering Cascade and Olympic Mountains, and the Pacific Ocean. A train and modern highway system connect Seattle to the north with Portland to the south. The university hosts dozens of events annually at the Marcus Pavilion, the area’s largest arena.
Students enjoy 30 special interest clubs and hundreds of activities per year. Saint Martin’s University is located on a 380-acre campus with forest, walking trails and multiple athletic facilities, including the Charneski Recreation Center. Seattle and Portland, two of America’s most vibrant tech cities, are easily accessible via train and car. All undergraduate students receive a free bus pass.
1. AVERAGE LOW TEMPERATURE (WINTER): 32°F/ 0°C
2. AVERAGE HIGH TEMPERATURE (SUMMER): 79°F/ 26°C