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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 & Events

2310, 2017

2017 Hitmen Teddy Bear Toss

By |October 23rd, 2017|Categories: Events, News, News and Events, Uncategorized|0 Comments

We want to support our Calgary Hitmen students by inviting St. Mary’s University’s students, staff, faculty and community to the Teddy Bear Toss on December 10th! Fans are encouraged to bring teddy bears to the [...]

1910, 2017

FCJ Centre Advertisements for StMU – November 2017

By |October 19th, 2017|Categories: FJC Centre, News|0 Comments

FCJ Centre Advertisements for STMU – November 2017 Thursday, November 2, 7:00pm-8:00pm CHRISTIAN MEDITATION DROP-IN https://gallery.mailchimp.com/cb2b745b6a43f84e489e31918/files/88671f2e-93fe-4cc2-81c6-3f3a417a2665/FCJ_Christian_Meditation_Drop_In.pdf with Engeline Piet Suggested Offering $20.00 Contact: FCJ Centre (403) 228-4215   Fri, Nov 3 - Sun, November 5, [...]

1910, 2017

Lightning Watch – Donovan Miller

By |October 19th, 2017|Categories: Athletics, Basketball, News, News and Events|0 Comments

Between attending class, working multiple jobs and dual sport participation with the St. Mary’s Lightning men’s basketball team and men’s cross-country team, it is safe to say that Donovan Miller has a pretty full schedule.

1810, 2017
  • Excellence Award

Excellence Award from DDRC

By |October 18th, 2017|Categories: Humanities, News, News and Events|0 Comments

Another Accolade for St. Mary’s University’s Humanities 101 Program Innovative program wins Excellence Award at DDRC Inclusion Awards St. Mary’s University’s groundbreaking Humanities 101 program secured another accolade after winning the Developmental Disabilities Resource Centre [...]

1010, 2017

Lightning Recap – Sept 25th to Oct 1st.

By |October 10th, 2017|Categories: Athletics, Basketball, Cross Country, News, News and Events, Women’s Basketball|0 Comments

Lightning Recap - Sept 25th to Oct 1st. This past week saw all of our St. Mary’s University Lightning teams suit up for action in what proved to be quite a busy week for all [...]

310, 2017

Run for the Cure

By |October 3rd, 2017|Categories: Events, News, News and Events|0 Comments

St. Mary’s Community unites to support CIBC Run for the Cure A brisk fall morning provided the perfect backdrop for a rather monumental occasion as members of the StMU Lightning CIBC Run for [...]