Student Emergency Bursary Fund

This new fund will provide emergency support for students impacted by the current crisis.


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

Located on a historic site in Calgary, Alberta, StMU inspires students 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 six 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, Bachelor of Arts with a major in Social Justice & Catholic Studies as well as a Bachelor of Science with a major in Biology. 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

2310, 2020
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Student Friday message #9 Building your Resilience Toolkit, December Exams, and Next Term

By |October 23rd, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, News, News and Events|

Hello all! I hope you are keeping warm with this snowfall. The good news is: the ski hills will be opening next weekend! Today’s message has important information about December exams, a glimpse ahead to [...]

2310, 2020
  • Fall 2020 Open House Virtual Recording

Open House Fall 2020 – Virtual Recording

By |October 23rd, 2020|Categories: Academics, Events, News and Events|

Weren't able to attend Open House, but want to learn more about our programs? Watch the recording now to see what you missed!! St. Mary’s University in South Calgary is an [...]

2010, 2020
  • Calgary Alliance

Calgary Alliance for the Common Good Newsletter October 2020

By |October 20th, 2020|Categories: Calgary Alliance for the Common Good, Campus Ministry, Community, Newsletters, Uncategorized|

Upcoming Events Fall Assembly: Thurs. October 29 at 7pm. The Calgary Alliance represents 35,000 Calgarians who are working together to build a stronger Calgary. Show up at our Fall Assembly to hear Mayor Nenshi speak, [...]

1010, 2020
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Some Tips for Stress Friday Student Message #8

By |October 10th, 2020|Categories: Academics, COVID-19, News, News and Events|

Caring for You – Some Tips for Stress COVID protocols while on campus As the numbers of COVID start to climb across the province, we want to keep each other safe. Please remember to wear [...]

310, 2020
  • Gerry Turcotte Article

Fr. McGivney left extraordinary legacy

By |October 3rd, 2020|Categories: Gerry Turcotte Articles|

Fr. McGivney left extraordinary legacy by Dr. Gerry Turcotte, President, St. Mary’s University Dictionaries offer two definitions for the word beatify. The first is “to make supremely happy.” The second is “a declaration of blessedness” [...]

St. Mary’s University Events

Lean Portfolio Management 5.0

November 4 @ 8:00 am - November 6 @ 5:00 pm

YYC- CodeBound Virtual Info Session

November 5 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

YYC- Coding 101 Virtual Workshop

November 7 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Remote Agile Fundamentals (ICP)

November 19 @ 7:00 am - November 20 @ 4:00 pm

Remote Leading SAFe 5.0

November 19 @ 7:00 am - November 20 @ 4:00 pm

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Information regarding COVID-19

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