We serve our community by offering many programs which help foster cultural diversity. Every year we welcome students from around the world. We host activities that encourage cultural exchange. We believe that international education leads to global citizenry.

In-person office hours: 
Monday through Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Closed for Lunch from 12 noon to 1:00 p.m​

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Virtual viewbook of Saint Martin's
Campus virtual viewbook

Learn more about our beautiful campus, before you visit, and watch videos about our great programs through this virtual viewbook.

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International students in ESL class
English as a Second Language

Learning English is part of what you need to succeed in college in the U.S. Our English as a Second Language (ESL) program provides you with the tools for success.

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International students going fishing
Host Families

We match international students with local residents to engage in cultural exchange and friendship. Let us connect you to the exciting and rewarding experience of a host family relationship.

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What to expect

International student at Pacific Northwest waterfall

A new country. A new language. New experiences! From admissions to orientation to academic and personal advising, our International Student Services (ISS) staff are here to help you settle into your life at Saint Martin’s. Find out what you need to know.

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Summer exchange

International exchange students at summer BBQ

A successful program for 30 years, our summer programs are designed for international students from 15-21 years old. They come from universities in China, Korea, Japan, Taiwan, and Vietnam to visit Saint Martin's for a short term learning experiences (typically three weeks). The students participate in workshops, lectures, community service projects, and Pacific Northwest excursions to Mt. Rainier, the state capitol, Seattle, and various museums.

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Need help with your next steps?

International student in advising session

We’re here for you! The Office of International Programs and Development (OIPD) is located on the fourth floor of Old Main, room 430. Our hours are Monday-Friday, 8 a.m-5 p.m. PST.

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