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 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 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. 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

505, 2020
  • Giving Tuesday Now

#GivingTuesdayNow is here!

By |May 5th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Giving, News, News and Events|

#GivingTuesdayNow is here! Today is the day to come together and support St. Mary's University students who have been financially impacted through the COVID-19 pandemic. In April, the Student Emergency Bursary Fund was established to [...]

405, 2020

StMU Lightning 2019-20 Awards

By |May 4th, 2020|Categories: Athletics, Cross Country, Events, Fitness Centre, Indoor Track, Men's Basketball, News, News and Events, Women’s Basketball|

With the 2019-20 athletic season coming to a close St. Mary’s University Lightning are excited to recognize the individual athletes and their amazing accomplishments this past season. The 19-20 season was one of the best [...]

2804, 2020
  • MIkayla Pritchard

The Spirit of St. Mary’s Shines Bright

By |April 28th, 2020|Categories: Academics, COVID-19, News, News and Events, Student Testimonials|

March 2020 will be a month that everyone throughout the world will remember due to the lasting implications from the COVID-19 pandemic. It has been a difficult time as everyone immediately transitioned into a ‘new [...]

2704, 2020
  • Calgary Alliance for the Common Good

Calgary Alliance for the Common Good – How to Provide Basic Mental Health Support

By |April 27th, 2020|Categories: Campus Ministry, Uncategorized|

How to Provide Basic Mental Health Support How can we provide basic mental health support during COVID19? When should we refer people to people to professional help? How can we care for ourselves? In response [...]

St. Mary’s University Events

Live-online Agile Fundamentals (ICP)

June 18 @ 7:00 am - June 19 @ 4:00 pm

Live-online Leading SAFe 5.0

June 18 @ 7:00 am - June 19 @ 4:00 pm

SAFe for Architects 5.0

June 24 @ 7:00 am - June 26 @ 4:00 pm

Live-online SAFe Product Owner/Product Manager 5.0

June 25 @ 7:00 am - June 26 @ 4:00 pm

Live-online SAFe Scrum Master 5.0

June 25 @ 7:00 am - June 26 @ 4:00 pm

SAFe DevOps 5.0

September 24 @ 7:00 am - September 25 @ 4:00 pm

October 2020 Open House

October 17 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Feb 2021 Open House

February 6, 2021 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

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Information regarding COVID-19

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