Staying healthy, in body and mind, is important to helping you maintain success in your academic life. Balance, as an aspect of the Benedictine way of life, encourages us to embrace physical health, intellectual challenge, social interaction and personal reflection. And at Saint Martin's it can also be fun. 

Counseling and wellness

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Our counseling and wellness services are committed to assisting students in their academic and personal development. Our staff of professional counselors provide free and confidential counseling, to all enrolled students at Saint Martin's University.
Services for the campus community include: training, education, referrals and consultation.

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In case of an emergency situation

The following resources are available in case of an emergency situation.

Resource Phone
Crisis Clinic, Thurston County
24-hour emergency services when harm to self or others is concerned.
Crisis Response Team
Mental Health professionals will assess and act on situations involving harm to self or others
Office of Public Safety
Saint Martin's University's public safety office is open 24/7 to assist
Thurston County Emergency Dispatch Service
For on-campus emergency situations requiring police, fire or medical

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Health services

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Helping you stay healthy throughout your college career is of vital importance and a foundational aspect of our mission. We strive to help students transition into a position of responsibility for their health and to provide students, staff and faculty with the resources to develop and maintain healthy minds and bodies.

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Fitness services

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Feeling like a game of hoops? Need to do a few warrior poses? Want to kick those bench presses up a notch? The Charneski Recreation Center is your go-to place for all things exercise at Saint Martin's. We have wellness classes that promote vitality and calm, two certified trainers, weights and cardio machines — even batting cages. Spend some time decompressing and live strong!

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