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Email
education@stmartin.edu

Phone number
360-438-4333

Physical location
476 Old Main Building

Mailing address
College of Education and Counseling Psychology
Saint Martin's University
5000 Abbey Way SE
Lacey, WA 98503-7500

Office hours
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Monday - Friday

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How to apply to the College of Education and Counseling Psychology

Below you will find information regarding what materials are needed to apply for each program. Please contact us if you would like to have an application packet mailed to you, or you can download the application forms below and mail or email them back to the College of Education and Counseling Psychology.

You can turn in application materials individually or all at once. Once we receive your program application we will start an application file for you, then you can turn in the remaining documents. We will review your file and let you know our decision relating to your application once all of the materials are complete.

If you are applying for a graduate program or a post graduate program please visit the Graduate Studies webpage.

If you have questions throughout the process please contact our office.

Added endorsement

Step 1: Download the application materials below or contact the College of Education and Counseling Psychology (CECP) office if you would like to receive a hard copy application packet.

Step 2: Send all completed application documents to the CECP office.

Mail:
College of Education and Counseling Psychology
Saint Martin's University
5000 Abbey Way SE
Lacey, WA 98503-7500

Email:
education@stmartin.edu

Physical location:
Saint Martin's University campus, Old Main 476

Required application materials include:

  1. $35 application fee (exact cash or check made out to "Saint Martin's University")
  2. Program application
  3. Official transcripts from ALL colleges and universities attended sent directly from the institution to the CECP office with proof of a bachelor's degree and a cumulative GPA of 3.0. (There can be exceptions made for students without a cumulative 3.0 GPA if they have at least a 3.0 in recent semesters.) Unofficial transcripts are accepted from Saint Martin’s University.
  4. Proof of fingerprinting done at an Educational School District (ESD); turn in your fingerprinting receipt.
  5. WSP/FBI fingerprint background check form
  6. Character and Fitness form and the Character and Fitness supplemental form
  7. Three letters of recommendation - use this form. Have each recommender send their signed form directly to the CECP Office.
  8. Endorsement only options sheet: Pathway 1, 2 or 3.

Step 3: Getting your acceptance letter! After you receive your acceptance letter, you will have your ID number and will be able to register for classes.

STAR certification only (not MIT)

Step 1: Download the application materials below or contact the College of Education and Counseling Psychology (CECP) office if you would like to receive a hard copy application packet.

Step 2: Send all completed application documents to the CECP office.

Mail:
College of Education and Counseling Psychology
Saint Martin's University
5000 Abbey Way SE
Lacey, WA 98503-7500

Email:
education@stmartin.edu

Physical location:
Saint Martin's University campus, Old Main 476

Required application materials include:

  1. $35 application fee (exact cash or check made out to "Saint Martin's University")
  2. Program application
  3. Official transcripts from ALL colleges and universities attended sent directly from the institution to the CECP office with proof of a bachelor's degree and a cumulative GPA of 3.0. Unofficial transcripts are accepted from Saint Martin’s University.
  4. On-site essay. Students must come to the CECP office to write a personal statement of approximately 300-400 words. Contact us to set up an appointment.
  5. Proof of fingerprinting done at an Educational School District (ESD), turn in your fingerprinting receipt.
  6. Character and Fitness form and the Character and Fitness supplemental form.
  7. Three letters of recommendation - use this form. Have each recommender send their signed form directly to the CECP office.
  8. Pre-program advising appointment - schedule with the CECP office.
  9. Test scores: Official passing scores for math, reading and writing. Any combination of tests below will suffice; official documentation is required.
Subject WEST-B SAT ACT
Math 240  515 22
Reading 240 500 22
Writing 240 490 8

Step 3: Getting your acceptance letter! Once you have been accepted, you will need to complete our supplemental packet before registering. This will be sent to you when you receive your acceptance letter.

Teacher's certification

Step 1: Download the application materials below or contact the College of Education and Counseling Psychology (CECP) office to receive a hard copy application packet.

Step 2: Send all completed application documents to the CECP office.

Mail:
College of Education and Counseling Psychology
Saint Martin's University
5000 Abbey Way SE
Lacey, WA 98503-7500

Email:
education@stmartin.edu

Physical location:
Saint Martin's University campus, Old Main 476

Required application materials include:

  1. $$35 application fee (exact cash or check made out to "Saint Martin's University")
  2. Program application
  3. Official transcripts from ALL colleges and universities attended with proof of a bachelor's degree and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 sent directly from the institution to the CECP office. Unofficial transcripts are accepted from Saint Martin’s University.
  4. On-site essay. Students must come to the CECP office to write a personal statement of approximately 300-400 words. Contact us to set up an appointment.
  5. Proof of fingerprinting done at an Educational School District (ESD), turn in your fingerprinting receipt.
  6. Character and Fitness form and the Character and Fitness supplemental form
  7. Three letters of recommendation - use this form. Have each recommender send their signed form directly to the CECP office.
  8. Pre-program advising appointment - schedule with the CECP office.
  9. Test scores: Official passing scores for math, reading and writing. Any combination of tests below will suffice; official documentation required.
Subject WEST-B SAT ACT
Math 240  515 22
Reading 240 500 22
Writing 240 490 8

Step 3: Getting your acceptance letter! Once you have been accepted, you will need to complete our supplemental packet before registering. This will be sent to you when you receive your acceptance letter.

Undergraduate

Step 1: Download the application materials below or contact the College of Education and Counseling Psychology (CECP) office if you would like to receive a hard copy application packet.

Step 2: Send or deliver all supplemental and supporting documents below to the CECP office.

Mail:
College of Education and Counseling Psychology
Saint Martin's University
5000 Abbey Way SE
Lacey, WA 98503-7500

Email:
education@stmartin.edu

Physical location:
Saint Martin's University campus, Old Main 476

Required application materials include:

  1. $35 application fee ((exact cash or check made out to "Saint Martin's University")
  2. Program application
  3. Official transcripts from ALL colleges and universities attended with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 sent directly from the institution to the CECP office. Unofficial transcripts are accepted from Saint Martin’s University.
  4. On-site essay. Students must come to the CECP office to write a personal statement of approximately 300-400 words. Contact us to set up an appointment.
  5. Proof of fingerprinting from an Educational School District (ESD), turn in your fingerprinting receipt.
  6. Character and Fitness form and the Character and Fitness supplemental form
  7. Three letters of recommendation - use this form. Have each recommender send their signed form directly to the CECP office.
  8. Pre-program advising appointment - schedule with the CECP office.
  9. Test scores: Official passing scores for math, reading and writing. Any combination of tests below will suffice; official documentation required.
Subject WEST-B SAT ACT
Math 240  515 22
Reading 240 500 22
Writing 240 490 8

Step 3: Getting your acceptance letter! Once you have been accepted, you will need to complete our supplemental packet before registering. The supplemental packet will be sent to you with your acceptance letter.