Contact us

If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact our office, we would be happy to speak with you!

Spangler Hall (main office for Spangler, Baran and Burton) 360-412-6163
Parsons Hall 360-923-8727


Fax: 360-486-8470

Saint Martin's University
Office of Housing and Residence Life
5000 Abbey Way SE
Lacey, WA 98503

What to bring

  • School supplies
    • binders, folders, pens, pencils, paper, notebooks, index cards, tape, stapler, scissors, calculator, backpack, computer
  • Alarm clock
  • New extension cords (UL listed) and surge protectors
  • Emergency preparedness kit and the following itmes:
  • Sewing kit: buttons, pins/safety pins, needles, thread
  • Envelopes and stamps
  • Toiletries:
    • shower caddy (to carry toiletries), shower shoes, towels, shampoo/conditioner, soap, razor, bathrobe
  • Cleaning supplies
  • Clothes for any temperature/occasion
  • Laundry detergent, dryer sheets, bleach, laundry basket or bag
  • Bedding
    • extra-long twin size sheets and comforter, pillows and pillowcases
  • Room Supplies
    • Desk lamp, fan, small trash can, room decorations with removable adhesive
  • Kitchen items
    • water filter/bottled water, dishes (just a few): cups, plates, bowls, silverware
  • Please bring no more than one per room of the following items: TV, DVD player, and small stereo

What not to bring

  • Large furnishings: beds, mattresses, desks, dressers
  • Open heat source appliances: Hot pot, hot plate, toaster oven, halogen lamps
  • Candles, incense, fireworks, or hookahs
  • Weapons (including, but not limited to: BB guns, pellet guns, or knives with longer than a 3” blade)
  • Pets (other than fish in a 5 gallon tank)
  • Dartboards (magnetic darts are acceptable)
  • Alcohol and drug paraphernalia
  • Amplifiers, subwoofers, or speakers larger than 6”
  • *Refrigerator
  • *Microwave

*Note: All resident rooms are equip with at least a mini fridge and a microwave. All apartments have full kitchens and large fridges.

For additional information or answers to frequently asked questions, please consult our Student Handbook.