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Student Emergency Bursary Fund

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

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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

203, 2021
  • Kate Gillis

St. Mary’s grad earns Indigenous award – Catholic Register

By |March 2nd, 2021|Categories: Academics, News, News and Events|

Mere months removed her June 2020 convocation at Calgary’s St. Mary’s University, Kate Gillis’ days are full of Zoom call collaboration and deep-dive independent research. Such is the life of an academic in 2021. The [...]

2702, 2021
  • StMU Career Opportunity

Facilities Coordinator (Full Time)

By |February 27th, 2021|Categories: StMU Career Opportunities|

The Facilities Coordinator will assist the Director of Facilities to ensure a safe, functional, comfortable and hazard free environment for faculty, staff, students and all St. Mary’s University community members. This position assists in ensuring [...]

2602, 2021
  • St. Mary's University StMU Star

Friday Message 26 Feb 2021 – No Language is Neutral, Updated Sp/Su Delivery

By |February 26th, 2021|Categories: Academics, COVID-19, News, News and Events|

Black History Month – featuring Albertan poet Bertrand Bickersteth A few years ago, a talented instructor by the name of Bertrand Bickersteth shared his passion for poetry with the class of Humanities 101, [...]

2602, 2021

“When Principles and Politics Collide: Border Walking in a Post Trump World” An Interactive Community Conversation with Dr. Michael MacLeod.

By |February 26th, 2021|Categories: News, News and Events|

“When Principles and Politics Collide: Border Walking in a Post Trump World” An Interactive Community Conversation with Dr. Michael MacLeod. The latest Border Walkers podcast episode with St. Mary's Dr. Michael MacLeod is now posted!! [...]

2302, 2021
  • Michelle Scott

St. Mary’s University programs target racism

By |February 23rd, 2021|Categories: Academics, Community, FNMI, Indigenous Initiatives, News, News and Events|

St. Mary’s University is focused on fighting racism. It starts with transforming education at the liberal arts university, which, like all post-secondary institutions, faces the challenge of rooting out systematic racism from the legacy of [...]

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