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

903, 2021
  • St. Mary's University StMU Star

Friday Message 5 March 2021 – Experiencing Imposter Syndrome?

By |March 9th, 2021|Categories: COVID-19, Events, News, News and Events|

How many of you have wondered if you belong at university or in your workplace? Most of us have at some point in our schooling and careers, and the feeling is not unusual. Impostor syndrome [...]

903, 2021
  • StMU Volunteer Opportunity

Summer Camp Volunteers – Science Explorers and French Immersion

By |March 9th, 2021|Categories: Academics, Community, News, President's Volunteer Team|

St. Mary’s is looking for fun, outgoing, and responsible students from our BA and BSc programs to fill two (2) Science and two (2) French Immersion Camp Volunteer positions. Our Summer Camp Volunteers are an [...]

403, 2021

“See and Hear” Canadian Reflections on the Ethical Imagination of The Saint John’s Bible.

By |March 4th, 2021|Categories: Campus Ministry, Community|

St. Mary’s University is pleased to present to you “See and Hear” Canadian Reflections on the Ethical Imagination of The Saint John’s Bible We currently are not able to bring The Saint John’s Bible into [...]

203, 2021
  • Kate Gillis

St. Mary’s grad earns Indigenous award – Catholic Register

By |March 2nd, 2021|Categories: Academics, News, News and Events|

Mere months removed her June 2020 convocation at Calgary’s St. Mary’s University, Kate Gillis’ days are full of Zoom call collaboration and deep-dive independent research. Such is the life of an academic in 2021. The [...]

2702, 2021
  • StMU Career Opportunity

Facilities Coordinator (Full Time)

By |February 27th, 2021|Categories: StMU Career Opportunities|

The Facilities Coordinator will assist the Director of Facilities to ensure a safe, functional, comfortable and hazard free environment for faculty, staff, students and all St. Mary’s University community members. This position assists in ensuring [...]

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