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 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

1305, 2020
  • St. Mary's University

Calgary post-secondaries considering online course models when it comes to fall semesters

By |May 13th, 2020|Categories: Academics, Community, COVID-19, Leadership, News, News and Events|

Red Deer College students are among the first in Alberta to learn their courses will be delivered online this fall as the province’s post-secondary institutions assess when a return to campuses might be possible under [...]

605, 2020
  • Linda Olsen and Daughter Kristina at President's Dinner

The Highest Honour

By |May 6th, 2020|Categories: Community, News, News and Events|

St. Mary’s University to present Linda Olsen with Honourary Fellowship Linda Olsen (right) with Daughter Kristina, a recent St. Mary's graduate, at the StMU President's Dinner. St. Mary’s University will bestow local Calgary [...]

505, 2020
  • Giving Tuesday Now

#GivingTuesdayNow is here!

By |May 5th, 2020|Categories: COVID-19, Giving, News, News and Events|

#GivingTuesdayNow is here! Today is the day to come together and support St. Mary's University students who have been financially impacted through the COVID-19 pandemic. In April, the Student Emergency Bursary Fund was established to [...]

405, 2020

StMU Lightning 2019-20 Awards

By |May 4th, 2020|Categories: Athletics, Cross Country, Events, Fitness Centre, Indoor Track, Men's Basketball, News, News and Events, Women’s Basketball|

With the 2019-20 athletic season coming to a close St. Mary’s University Lightning are excited to recognize the individual athletes and their amazing accomplishments this past season. The 19-20 season was one of the best [...]

St. Mary’s University Events

StMU Graduation 2020 Celebration

June 22 @ 8:30 am - July 31 @ 12:30 pm

Live-online Agile Fundamentals (ICP)

July 16 @ 7:00 am - July 17 @ 4:00 pm

Live-online Leading SAFe 5.0

July 16 @ 7:00 am - July 17 @ 4:00 pm

YYC- CodeBound Virtual Info Session

July 16 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

FREE Intro to JavaScript Virtual Workshop

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

YYC- CodeBound Virtual Info Session

July 23 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Live-online SAFe Product Owner/Product Manager 5.0

July 30 @ 7:00 am - July 31 @ 4:00 pm

YYC- CodeBound Virtual Info Session

July 30 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

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Information regarding COVID-19

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