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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

1406, 2017

St. Mary’s University bids farewell to Dean of Education

By |June 14th, 2017|Categories: Events, News|0 Comments

It was a bitter-sweet moment on Monday, June 5 when faculty, colleagues, students and members of the community bid farewell to St. Mary’s University’s Dean of Education, Linda Dudar, who announced her retirement from the [...]

806, 2017

Indigenous Graduation

By |June 8th, 2017|Categories: Events, FNMI|0 Comments

Under the guidance of St. Mary’s Elder, Case Eagle Speaker and the Indigenous Advisory Council, St. Mary’s University has chosen to hold a separate ceremony honouring Indigenous graduands with their families in a traditional, Indigenous [...]

2605, 2017
  • Tipi Pole Harvesting

From land to lodge: St. Mary’s University harvests poles for very own tipi

By |May 26th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Members of the St. Mary’s University community met with Elder Randy Bottle on May 17 and 18 to brave snow and rain and began the first major steps towards raising a tipi on the St. [...]

2605, 2017

FCJ Centre Advertisements for STMU – June/July/August 2017

By |May 26th, 2017|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Thursday June 1 Christian Meditation Drop In http://www.fcjsisters.ca/PDF/2017/christian_meditation.pdf With: Engeline Piet Place: FCJ Centre, 219 – 19th Avenue S.W. Time: 7:00pm-8pm Cost: Suggested Offering $20.00 Contact: FCJ Centre (403) 228-4215   Saturday June 3 & [...]

2605, 2017

Grad Expo – June 7, 2017

By |May 26th, 2017|Categories: Events|0 Comments

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 | 4:00 – 8:00 PM Fr. Michael J. McGivney Hall St. Mary’s University is welcoming its Graduates and their families to Grad Expo. Come pick up your grad gowns, order flowers, [...]

1205, 2017

St. Mary’s University set to embark on a sacred journey to carry a tipi on campus

By |May 12th, 2017|Categories: Events, FNMI, News, News and Events|0 Comments

Upon arrival at St. Mary’s University, Michelle Scott, Director of Indigenous Initiatives at StMU fell in love with the idea of the institution carrying a tipi but had no idea what the incredible journey would [...]