Saint Martin’s University is an approved institution for the
education and training of veterans. Saint Martin's is also a
Yellow Ribbon school and does not cap how many students can
participate in the Yellow Ribbon Program. In 2010 SMU was
designated a military friendly school and has continued to be
recognized every year for our service to the military community.
The veteran's representative is located in the Registrar’s
Office, room 245, and is available to answer any question you
may have regarding the process of applying, understanding your
benefits, and certification.
admitted to the University and are eligible to receive VA
benefits, they must contact the veteran’s representative and
submit the necessary paperwork for certification. The student
must turn in the SMU Request for Certification Form
each term or semester to insure continuous receipt of benefits.
The VA Rep is not an academic advisor, however academic
decisions may impact your educational benefits, so we’ll help
you with this decision making process. Prior to registration you
will need to meet with your advisor to make sure you are
registering for the proper classes, meeting degree requirements
and making progress towards graduation.
The veteran’s representative is not an employee of the
Department of Veterans Administration (VA). The university
cannot override VA policies or determine VA Eligibility, nor
does the university control the issuance of VA educational
benefits. If you have direct questions regarding the processing
of your paperwork through the regional office please contact
To contact the Saint Martin's VA Representative please call
360-438-4356 or email