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

403, 2020

Lightnings’ 8-player roster shines

By |March 4th, 2020|Categories: Athletics, Women’s Basketball|

With only eight players on the roster for the second half of the Alberta Colleges Athletic Conference (ACAC) women's basketball 2019-2020 regular season, no one on the St. Mary's University Lightning should be complaining about [...]

2102, 2020

St. Mary’s University partnership to offer software development training and agile certification

By |February 21st, 2020|Categories: News, News and Events|

CALGARY–St. Mary’s University is partnering with San Antonio based Appddiction Studio’s Calgary office to offer agile training and certification courses and bootcamps to the Calgary community. The bootcamps will be offered under Appddiction’s training arm [...]

1902, 2020

Revised Reading Week Hours

By |February 19th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

For the remainder of reading week, hours of operation will be as follows: Admin Building: Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. Fitness Centre: Wednesday: 7 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Thursday: 10 a.m. - [...]

1802, 2020
  • Gerry Turcotte Article

Always room for prayer in life’s overflowing jar

By |February 18th, 2020|Categories: Gerry Turcotte Articles|

Always room for prayer in life’s overflowing jar by Dr. Gerry Turcotte, President, St. Mary’s University A good friend of mine, a fellow scotch aficionado, sent me a story which is an adaptation of a [...]

St. Mary’s University Events

SAFe Product Owner/Product Manager 5.0

April 16 @ 8:00 am - April 17 @ 5:00 pm

Ripe with Possibility: Exhibition is open

April 16 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Ripe with Possibility: Exhibition is open

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm

Ripe with Possibility: Exhibition is open

April 23 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Certified Agile Full Stack Software Developer Bootcamp

May 4 @ 8:00 am - September 18 @ 5:00 pm

May 2020 Open House

May 13 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Leading SAFe 5.0

May 14 @ 8:00 am - May 15 @ 5:00 pm

Lean Portfolio Management 5.0

May 20 @ 8:00 am - May 22 @ 5:00 pm

Agile Testing (ICP-TST)

May 28 @ 8:00 am - May 29 @ 5:00 pm

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Information regarding COVID-19

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