438 Old Main
5000 Abbey Way
Lacey, WA 98503
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Monday - Friday
How to apply
Applications are accepted throughout the year. However, it is in your
interest to meet the following priority dates. This is especially true if
you are applying for financial aid, assistantships or scholarships.
|Deadlines for main campus
|Summer semester (May - July)
|Fall semester (late August - December)
|Spring semester (January - May)
|Deadlines for JBLM campus
|Summer session (May - July)
|Fall session I (August - October)
|Fall session I (October - December)
|Spring session I (January - March
|Spring session II (March - May)
Online payment or check for $50 application fee made out to "Saint Martin's
- Official transcripts from ALL colleges and
universities attended sent directly from the institution to OGS.
International students must also submit official English
translations for any transcripts not in English.
- Test scores: (GRE or MAT) sent directly from the testing agency
and a copy of WEST-B results (reading, writing and math).
Have each recommender send their signed form directly to the Saint
Martin’s University Office of Graduate Studies. Letter writers are
encouraged to attach a letter further detailing qualifications.
- Curriculum vitae outlining your professional or work experience
- Proof of fingerprinting and clearance through OSPI
Character and Fitness form
- Program advising appointment
- International students must also submit an official TOEFL or
IELTS score report and a completed declaration of finances form
along with financial documentation.
||On-site essay. Applicants must come to the College of Education to
write a brief personal statement of approximately 300-400 words. To schedule your appointment, please email
||Once admitted, students will be required to submit the following
We encourage applicants to get these
materials in as soon as possible (even during the application
process) as they are needed before students can register.
Pre-program observation form
Proof of valid CPR /First Aid card or course registration
Photo (can be electronic)