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 1025 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

2707, 2021
  • Libby Toliver

Czech you Later! St. Mary’s University student Libby Toliver awarded the “Summer School in Czech Republic” Scholarship

By |July 27th, 2021|Categories: Academics, Student Success|

One St. Mary’s student will be taking an unexpected vacation to Europe this summer after the long-standing restrictions on international travel have begun to lift. Back in March 2021, Libby Toliver applied for a full [...]

2307, 2021
  • St. Mary's University StMU Star

Friday Message 23 July 2021 – Enter the Draw for Free Tuition, Fall Course Updates, Getting Ready for Fall Term, and FAQs

By |July 23rd, 2021|Categories: Academics, COVID-19, News, News and Events|

Friday Message 23 July 2021 Enter the Draw for Free Tuition, Fall Course Updates, Getting Ready for Fall Term, and FAQs What are these students up to on campus? Read on to discover! [...]

607, 2021
  • Dr. Karim Dharamsi, Dean of Arts and Sciences

Dr. Karim Dharamsi – Dean of Arts and Sciences

By |July 6th, 2021|Categories: Academics, Community, News, News and Events|

Dr. Karim Dharamsi, Dean of Arts and Sciences St. Mary’s University is extremely pleased to announce the appointment of Karim Dharamsi, Ph.D., as the St. Mary’s University Dean of Arts and Sciences. Dr. [...]

2806, 2021
  • Sarah Papke Alumni

Congratulations to StMU alumna Sarah Papke

By |June 28th, 2021|Categories: Academics, Student Success|

Edwin Parr Teacher Awards Congratulations CCSD nominees, and Zone 5 winner Sarah Papke Congratulations to the CCSD Edwin Parr Teacher Award nominees (Jillian Colluney—Notre Dame, Morgan Lamontanga—St. Marguerite, Celia Niksic—St Marguerite and Maryse Pellerin—St. Cecilia), [...]

2506, 2021
  • StMU Career Opportunity

9 Month Term Certain, Assistant Professor of English (Full Time)

By |June 25th, 2021|Categories: StMU Career Opportunities|

All applicants must submit a cover letter, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier, sample of a chapter or article, and the names and contact information of three references directly via email to careers@stmu.ca in word or pdf [...]

St. Mary’s University Events

Remote Scrum Master 5.0

Remote Scrum Master 5.0

August 16 - August 21

October 2021 Open House

October 2021 Open House

October 2 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

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