School of Theology and Ministry
Student Resources

Graduate Student Benefits

  • Here below are some additional benefits that have been aggregated together specifically relating to Academic & Career Areas and Student Life Areas.

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    Academic & Career Areas

    Student Life Areas

    • Graduate Student Council organization (advocates and provides resources to graduate students)
    • Graduate clubs and organizations
    • Access to Seattle University’s Media Production Center (tools, training and space to create original multimedia productions)
    • Campus card including meal plan options
    • SU email account
    • VPN access
    • Access to computer labs with over 200 workstations
    • NightHawk Safety Escort/ Patrol program provides a safe and convenient way of traveling during evening hours; walking escorts available 24/7
    • 345 bike parking spaces
    • Showers and lockers at Student Center for commuters
    • Access to McGoldrick Collegium study and social space for graduate students
    • Invitations to free campus events such as guest speakers, workshops, entertainment
    • Veteran Navigator support staff
    • Child Care Resource Center
    • Lactation spaces and diaper changing stations
    • Sick Child Daycare (one-time $10 fee)
    • Access to multi-faith contemplative space in the Chapel of St. Ignatius, Campion Hall and other locations (as well as retreat programs for graduate students)
    • Assistance for location off-campus housing
    • Student Health Center (including discounted flu shots)
    • ATMs on campus for BECU and USBank
    • On-campus mail services including UPS
    • Counseling and Psychological Services (time-limited group, couples and individual psychotherapy for students and referral services for those requiring specialized or longer term care)
    • Disabilities services
    • Fitness Center, sport clubs, training, and recreational programs
    • Seattle University sponsored Student Health Insurance Plan (SHIP) through Wells Fargo
    • Discounts at Capitol Hill businesses (see link here)
    • Family activities throughout the year
    • Campus Ministry and faith communities
    • ORCA card plans and pass discounts (limited numbers)
    • Immigration & visa related support services for international graduate students
    • International Dinner Series Events (open to all graduate students – dinners highlighting a global culture & cuisine)
    • Graduate students get one free admission to any regular season home athletics event by showing valid ID at the ticket window on gameday. This include tickets to men's and women's soccer, women's volleyball and women's basketball on campus, as well as basketball games at Bannerwood Park in Bellevue and men's basketball games at KeyArena. In addition, students can purchase companion tickets for others in their party at the deeply discounted rate of $4 per ticket. It's a great entertainment option. Sports schedules can be found on our website.
    • Free organic fruit and vegetable harvest in designated garden areas
    • Tender Loving Care (Free! Sick Child Day Care)