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

103, 2019

Discussion and Book Signing with Mary Jo Leddy

By |March 1st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Join acclaimed author and human rights advocate Mary Jo Leddy as she discusses her new book, Why Are We Here? A Meditation on Canada. A book signing will follow the talk; copies of the book [...]

1102, 2019

Spiritual Wellness: The gift of a companion in our search for meaning

By |February 11th, 2019|Categories: Events, News, News and Events|

Spiritual Wellness: The gift of a companion in our search for meaning A conversation with Dr. Charles Pottie-Pate, sj By Dr. Lance Dixon, Director of Campus Ministry Fr. Charles, you have visited our campus quite [...]

102, 2019

NCHA Survey

By |February 1st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

What is NCHA? The National College Health Assessment (NCHA) is a national research survey organized by the American College Health Association to assist college health service providers, health educators, counsellors, and administrators in collecting data [...]

102, 2019

Make Some Noise

By |February 1st, 2019|Categories: Athletics, Events, News, News and Events, Uncategorized|

St. Mary’s University Community unites to Make Some Noise for Mental Health CALGARY – Members of the St. Mary’s University community marched around campus on Thursday, January 31 in a mobile pep rally in support [...]

102, 2019

Introducing St. Mary’s Safe App

By |February 1st, 2019|Categories: Uncategorized|

Introducing St. Mary's Safe App St. Mary’s University is pleased to announce the release a dynamic new safety application called St. Mary’s Safe that will allow students, staff, faculty, and other StMU community members to [...]

St. Mary’s University Events

Am I Gifted?

March 24 @ 4:00 pm

Writing Centre Labs

March 25 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Exchanging Ideas: Universities Connected

March 25 @ 1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Drama Performance – Cocktails at Pam’s

March 30 @ 2:30 pm - 7:00 pm

Am I Called?

March 31 @ 4:00 pm

Women’s Lightning ID Camp

April 5 @ 5:45 pm - April 6 @ 7:00 pm

Drama Collective 2019

April 5 @ 7:00 pm

Men’s Lightning ID Camp

April 5 @ 7:45 pm - April 6 @ 9:45 pm

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