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

CUSC Survey – Impacting the Student Experience

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

CUSC has investigated student experiences and satisfaction since 1994 to gain a better understanding of the Canadian undergraduate student population. The purpose of the survey is to measure student characteristics, experiences, perceptions and satisfaction targeting [...]

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 [...]

St. Mary’s University Events

Spring into Summer: Plants to Know

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - May 14 @ 6:00 pm

Indigenous Voices: Napi’s World

April 23 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Grad Expo 2019

May 7 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

May 2019 Open House

May 15 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

View the Event Calendar