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

1106, 2021
  • 2021 Order Of Excellence

St. Mary’s University Order of Excellence Recipient: Verna Wright

By |June 11th, 2021|Categories: Academics, Community, Events, News, News and Events, StMU Graduation 2021 Celebration|

This highly prestigious award honours a St. Mary’s University community members who has contributed in an impactful manner to the University over a period of time. The award is open to anyone who is part [...]

906, 2021

Puppy Pals @ Home: An examination of dog-led and parent-led read at home supports

By |June 9th, 2021|Categories: Academics, Research at StMU|

Participate in our Research Project! Thank you for your interest in our research study! We aim to examine how our adult-led and dog-led reading supports in the home may help your child’s literacy, and you [...]

706, 2021
  • StMU Career Opportunity

Education Math Methodology Instructor – Sessional

By |June 7th, 2021|Categories: News, StMU Career Opportunities|

All applicants must submit a letter of application, curriculum vitae, teaching dossier, and the names and contact information of three references...

406, 2021
  • St. Mary's University StMU Star

Friday Message – June 4, 2021

By |June 4th, 2021|Categories: Academics, COVID-19, News, News and Events|

Friday Message June 4, 2021 wicihitowin – Life Giving Energy, Convocation Details, and Plagiarism Extortion This week has been one of extremes – the tragic uncovering of remains of 215 children at the site of [...]

3105, 2021
  • Half Mast Flag

Every Child Matters

By |May 31st, 2021|Categories: FNMI, Indigenous Initiatives, News, News and Events|

St. Mary’s University has lowered its flag to half mast this week to honour the 215 children whose remains were found at the site of a former residential school in Kamloops, British Columbia on the [...]

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