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Families, friends and guests

Mark your calendars! Commencement 2014 is nearly here. View the schedule of events, commencement day details, and the links to the right to help navigate your way through the weekend.


The following hotels and motels are located within a few minutes' drive of Saint Martin's University.

Ramada Inn 4520 E. Martin Way
Olympia, WA 98516
Comfort Inn of Lacey 4700 Park Center Ave. N.E.
Lacey, WA 98516
Quality Inn & Suites 120 College St. S.E.
Lacey, WA 98503
Holiday Inn Express 4460 3rd Ave. S.E.
Lacey, WA 98516
Super 8 Motel 112 College St.
Lacey, WA 98503
La Quinta 4704 Park Center Ave N.E.
Lacey, WA 98516
Best Western Plus 8326 Quinault Dr. N.E.
Lacey, WA 98516
King Oscar Motel 8200 Quinault Way N.E.
Lacey, WA 98516
Hampton Inn & Suites 800 Station Drive
DuPont, WA 98327

For additional information on accommodations:
Lacey Chamber of Commerce
8300 Quinault Drive NE, Lacey, WA 98516

Directions and parking

Driving directions to Pavilion
From Interstate 5 northbound take exit 108 and proceed to the College Street exit. Turn right on College Street. From College Street, turn left onto Lacey Blvd, then left on Franz St. then proceed straight across Pacific Avenue and the Marcus Pavilion will be on the left.

From Interstate 5 southbound take exit 109 and turn left at the College Street intersection with Martin Way. From College Street, turn left onto Lacey Blvd, then left on Franz St. then proceed straight across Pacific Avenue and the Marcus Pavilion will be on the left.

Warning: The traffic signal at the intersection at Franz Street SE and Pacific Avenue SE, at the entrance to the Saint Martin's University campus, was recently damaged by a car accident and is not functioning. At this time, the intersection is controlled by stop signs for the north and south bound traffic crossing Pacific Ave, entering and leaving campus, on Franz Street SE and Father Meinrad Gaul Drive. Pacific Avenue is a one-way street for westbound traffic. This traffic has the right of way and is not required to stop at the intersection. Please use caution when attempting to cross the five lanes of westbound traffic at the intersection entering or leaving campus. 

Free parking is available within walking distance of the Marcus Pavilion. Please see the campus map for specific parking information. Please be aware that parking is prohibited in fire lanes, pedestrian crosswalks or along a road or street not marked as available parking.


Saint Martin's University is committed to providing a campus environment that is accessible to persons with disabilities.

Accommodations for commencement activities:

  • Wheelchair accessible seating is available at all venues.
  • American Sign Language interpreters will be on stage at commencement.
  • Campus security is also available during the events to help guide students and guests to ADA parking and to help them find wheelchair accessible routes.

Services and accommodations are coordinated by the Office of Disability Support Services, in the lower level of O'Grady Library. Please contact Geoffrey Brown, Disability Support Services coordinator, to coordinate accommodations for your needs. He can be reached at 360-438-4580 or

If a student or guest has special seating needs, please contact Geoffrey Brown or the registrar to allow for adequate space for disability seating.

Staying for the weekend?

The South Sound has so much to offer for a weekend excursion!

Olympia Farmers Market

Downtown Olympia

Capitol Campus


Nisqually Wildlife Refuge

Tumwater Falls Park

For more information, please visit the Olympia-Lacey-Tumwater Visitor & Convention Bureau.