More questions?

Ask the orientation staff!

The orientation staff can help you before you even step onto campus.

E-mail questions to:
orientation@stmartin.edu

One of our knowledgeable staff members will  get you the answers you need!

Frequently asked questions


Do I need a parking permit for orientation? Where do I park?
No. All visitors attending orientation programs are asked to park in Lots N, O, or Q located diagonally from the Trautman Student Union Building. See campus map.

How can I get a parking pass for the year?
Parking passes may be obtained through the Office of Public Safety in Old Main 251. Students must bring proof of current auto insurance coverage and their vehicles make, model and license plate number. All parking permits are free. For more information contact 360-438-4555.

What should I wear?
Casual clothes are fine (your favorite SMU T-shirt is perfect!). Dress for the weather and walking around campus.

Will we get to eat?
Yes. Please see your specific orientation schedule for meals provided.

When can I move in and where do I go?
You will receive additional housing information providing specifics on room assignment, check-in and where to park on move-in day. For more information contact the Office of Housing and Residence Life at 360-412-6163 or e-mail residence life staff.

2013 Tentative move-in schedule: DATE TBA
*Move-in assignments based on student's last name.

A-G 9 a.m. - 10 a.m.
H-O 10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
P-Z 11 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Transfer Students 12 p.m. - 1 p.m


What if I have more questions about orientation?
Contact the Office of Campus Life at 360-438-4299 or e-mail campus life staff. We will continue to update information on the orientation website. Don't forget to register!