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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

1709, 2019

Making a difference together – President’s Volunteer Team Orientation

By |September 17th, 2019|Categories: Events, Giving, News, News and Events, President's Volunteer Team|

Over one hundred students turned out to pledge their names and commitment to the President’s Volunteer Team at the orientation held on Monday, September 16th. The initiative, which launched two years ago, serves as a [...]

1609, 2019

Valentine Cup a hit as Student team captures trophy!

By |September 16th, 2019|Categories: Athletics, Events, Giving, News, News and Events|

The annual Valentine Cup ball hockey game returned to St. Mary’s University after a year’s hiatus with a thrilling game that saw the student team overpower the St. Mary’s staff and faculty team by a [...]

1209, 2019

PVT Orientation Lunch 2019

By |September 12th, 2019|Categories: Events, Giving, President's Volunteer Team|

President’s Volunteer Team (PVT) Orientation Lunch Attention All Volunteers Come join the President for lunch and learn more about the volunteer initiatives we have for the coming year! Monday, September 16, 2019 Room: C104 11:30 [...]

409, 2019
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Survival 101 – Fresh in the Fall

By |September 4th, 2019|Categories: News, News and Events|

While my own advice might not be as professional as the Academic Advising departments, being a student looking to soon come around that final lap on my degree has afforded me with some experience to [...]

St. Mary’s University Events

Discovery Yoga

September 19 @ 8:45 am - 9:45 am

Discovery Yoga

September 26 @ 8:45 am - 9:45 am

Fall Retreat

September 27 @ 6:00 pm - September 29 @ 6:00 pm

Sacred Arts – Walk & Talk

September 28 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Counsellor Update Breakfast – Fall 2019

October 1 @ 8:45 am - 11:00 am

View the Event Calendar