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

2704, 2020
  • Calgary Alliance

Calgary Alliance for the Common Good – How to Provide Basic Mental Health Support

By |April 27th, 2020|Categories: Campus Ministry, Uncategorized|

How to Provide Basic Mental Health Support How can we provide basic mental health support during COVID19? When should we refer people to people to professional help? How can we care for ourselves? In response [...]

2704, 2020
  • Empty your lockers

Remember to empty your lockers!

By |April 27th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

Remember to empty your lockers! All lockers must be emptied by end of day April 30th. Please email s.nash@stmu.ca to schedule a time to access your locker.

2704, 2020
  • StMU Blue Shield

April 27 UPDATE: Spring/Summer Course Information

By |April 27th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

In order to minimize the spread of COVID-19, all Spring/Summer courses will be delivered remotely. St. Mary’s University has made the change to protect the safety of our community, as we are making every effort [...]

2204, 2020
  • Gerry Turcotte Article

The vital art of dance

By |April 22nd, 2020|Categories: Gerry Turcotte Articles|

The vital art of dance by Dr. Gerry Turcotte, President, St. Mary’s University In June we celebrate St. Vitus’ Day, a time that honours an unusual saint whose influence was seen throughout Europe generally and [...]

2004, 2020

STMU 2020 Indoor Track Team Season Recap

By |April 20th, 2020|Categories: Athletics, Cross Country, Indoor Track|

Short but Sweet – Abbreviated Indoor Track Season sees Lightning rise to challenge It was a unique season for the St. Mary’s Lightning Indoor track team in 2020, one that presented new challenges but saw [...]

St. Mary’s University Events

Live-online SAFe Product Owner/Product Manager 5.0

August 13 @ 7:00 am - August 14 @ 4:00 pm

Live-online SAFe Scrum Master 5.0

August 13 @ 7:00 am - August 14 @ 4:00 pm

FREE Intro to JavaScript Virtual Workshop

August 15 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Live-online Agile Fundamentals (ICP)

August 20 @ 7:00 am - August 21 @ 4:00 pm

YYC- Coding 101 Virtual Workshop

August 29 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Certified Agile Full Stack Software Developer Bootcamp

September 1 @ 8:00 am - October 31 @ 5:00 pm

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Information regarding COVID-19

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