Military and veteran educational services Veteran and military family assistance Saint Martin's - a military-friendly school Education for military, veterans and their families

You serve our country.
We serve you.

SMU is committed to providing the best possible service to military students, veterans and their families.

If you feel we can improve our service, or you have a complaint, please contact us via our Saint Martin's University military feedback form.

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We participate in The Yellow Ribbon Program

Veteran and service member students

Saint Martin's University is proud to be a member of the DoD Voluntary Education Partnership, an MOU (Memorandum of Understanding) that ensures all service members participating in off-duty, postsecondary education programs are provided quality education programs uniformly.

Joint Base Lewis-McChord

We have served the military community for over 40 years and continue our commitment by re-signing the DoD MOU and maintaining compliance with the Principles of Excellence set forth in the 2012 Executive Order 13607.

Total cost

  • Saint Martin's University agrees to provide students--prior to admission-- a personalized form covering the total cost of an education program (i.e. program costs, student debt estimates, and federal financial aid options).
  • Using the shopping sheet template from the Department of Education, the Student Financial Services Center has created a new award letter that provides a complete breakdown of costs and funding options.

Educational plans

Recruiting techniques

  • Saint Martin's University does not support or condone fraudulent and aggressive recruiting practices regarding any students. The University will continue to uphold our high recruiting standards.

Accommodations for absence

  • Saint Martin's University agrees to provide accommodations for service members and reservists absent due to service requirements.
  • Saint Martin's University understands the pressures of deployment and the complexities of daily life. As a result, Saint Martin's has developed accommodations for both individual deployments and conditions beyond a student's control by offering the following withdrawal option:
  • Additionally, Saint Martin's University will allow service members and reservists to be readmitted to a program if they are temporarily unable to attend class or have to suspend their studies due to service requirements, provided satisfactory academic progress is being made by the service members/reservists prior to suspending their studies.

Academic and financial advising contacts

Saint Martin's University is continually working to meet the needs of students from our military community to ensure their academic success. For questions about coursework or applying for aid, please contact the individuals below:

Refund policies

  • Saint Martin's University has aligned its refund policy with Title IV standards. The amount of aid a student receives will be determined by the percentage of the semester that the student has completed at the time of withdrawal.
  • For information about the tuition refund deadlines, please review the refund calendar.

Saint Martin's named by Victory Media as a Military Friendly School for 2014   We are a military friendly university!