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St. Mary’s University is an innovative teaching and research university that provides affordable, accredited and highly valued degrees in the Liberal Arts, Sciences and Education.

Located on a historic site in Calgary, Alberta, our students are inspired to combine academics with a passionate commitment to ethics, social justice and respect for diversity of opinion and belief. St. Mary’s has 875 full and part-time students, 80 full and part-time faculty, and an average class size of 25.

St. Mary’s University is accredited to offer four three-year Bachelor of Arts degrees with concentrations in General Studies, English, History, or Psychology. As well as five four-year degrees: a Bachelor of Arts with a major in English, a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Psychology , a Bachelor of Arts with a major in Liberal Studies , a Bachelor of Arts with a major in History as well as a Bachelor of Science with a major in Biology. And see our after-degree Bachelor of Education (Elementary) Program.

Our Vision
St. Mary’s University will be a leader in post-secondary education, open to all, and focused on developing the whole person: mind, body and spirit. Founded on the Catholic intellectual tradition, St. Mary’s will prepare its students to live with integrity, compassion and confidence.

St. Mary’s University News

1804, 2019

Easter – University Closure

By |April 18th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

St. Mary’s University will be closed for Easter beginning Friday, April 19 and will re-open at regular hours on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. From everyone at St. Mary’s University we wish you and your family [...]

1704, 2019

The Historical and Spiritual Importance of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris

By |April 17th, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Historical and Spiritual Importance of the Cathedral of Notre-Dame in Paris Dr. Peter Baltutis Associate Professor, St. Mary’s University April 16, 2019 Like most people, I was shocked when I first heard the news [...]

1604, 2019

Lighting stars shine bright at annual awards banquet

By |April 16th, 2019|Categories: Athletics, Cross Country, Men's Basketball, Uncategorized, Women’s Basketball|

Lighting stars shine bright at annual awards banquet It was a night of celebration for all of the student athletes on the St. Mary’s University Lightning athletics teams at the annual awards banquet on Thursday [...]

1604, 2019

Steak & Sausage Sale!

By |April 16th, 2019|Categories: Athletics|

Case of 24 steak 5 oz AAA Top Sirloin Steaks – Alberta Beef $95 Choice of Sausage: Spicy Italian - Case (36 links) $76 Tray (18 links) $38 Mild Italian - Case (36 links) $76 [...]

904, 2019

The Mauro Gallery: A Year in Review

By |April 9th, 2019|Categories: The Mauro Gallery, The Mauro Gallery|

The Mauro Gallery: A Year in Review It has been a busy year for the Mauro Gallery within the Historic Water Tower on the St. Mary’s Campus. The dynamic space, made possible by a generous [...]

St. Mary’s University Events

Spring into Summer: Plants to Know

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - May 14 @ 6:00 pm

Indigenous Voices: Napi’s World

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Grad Expo 2019

May 7 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

May 2019 Open House

May 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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