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

2304, 2018

St. Mary’s Water Tower transforms into Mauro Art Gallery

By |April 23rd, 2018|Categories: News, News and Events|

1304, 2018

An amazing year for President’s Volunteer Team

By |April 13th, 2018|Categories: News, News and Events, President's Volunteer Team, Social Justice|

It has been an amazing first year of existence for the St. Mary’s University President’s Volunteer Team, an initiative borne of the idea that as a community united, St. Mary’s students, faculty and staff can [...]

1204, 2018

In Memoriam of Brittney Rayson-Stevenson

By |April 12th, 2018|Categories: In Memoriam, News|

Brittney Rayson-Stevenson, an alumna of St. Mary’s University and a current student, passed away unexpectedly after a short illness. After graduating in 2016 with her BA with a Concentration in General Studies (with a focus [...]

1204, 2018

The Mauro Gallery at St. Mary’s University opens its historic doors

By |April 12th, 2018|Categories: Events, News, News and Events|

On Monday, April 9th 2018 St. Mary’s University opened the doors to a unique new space on campus, The Mauro Gallery, within the historic Water Tower on the St. Mary’s campus. This amazing [...]

1104, 2018

Jersey Day for Humboldt Broncos

By |April 11th, 2018|Categories: Events, News, News and Events|

On Thursday, April 12th, 2018 the St. Mary’s University community is encouraged to trade in your usual weekday attire and don a hockey jersey of your choice to honour those affected in the Humboldt Broncos [...]

Grad Expo 2018

May 8 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

May 2018 Open House

May 9 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Convocation 2018

May 11 @ 2:00 pm

View the Event Calendar