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Student Life

Saint Martin’s is a welcoming community. Our students work together, study together and play together. Guided by our Catholic, Benedictine values, we have fostered a diverse, supportive and vibrant community of students, which extends through our beautiful Pacific Northwest setting, various recreational activities and extensive leadership opportunities. Learn more about life as a Saint, on and off campus, and the many services available to you as you embark on your journey to create a meaningful life.

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Explore Campus Life

Connect here for events, programs and services! Saint Martin's takes pride in its tight-knit and vibrant community. With over 40 clubs, an active student government, and an engaging program board, Campus Life holds the key to your involvement. Whether you want to have a fun night with friends or make a difference in your community, we have the tools to get you started. Check out our Instagram and Facebook @SMUCampusLife to stay up to date!

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Living in the Pacific Northwest

Located halfway between Seattle and Portland, Saint Martin's is near the best of the beautiful Pacific Northwest. Plan urban excursions to great restaurants or music venues or outdoor adventures such as hiking and water sports and more.

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Saints Athletics

Part of the NCAA Division II Great Northwest Athletic Conference, Saint Martin's supports students' goals for success both in the classroom and on the playing field. Saint Martin's sponsors 15 varsity sports with over 200 student-athletes.

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Saint Martin's empowers students to find ways to make a difference, from student government to service opportunities. The Benedictine Leadership Program helps students connect the Benedictine values to leadership styles.

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Saint Martin's welcomes students of all faiths and backgrounds. Inspired by the Benedictine values of hospitality and respect for others, we believe embracing diversity increases our capacity for compassion and understanding.