St. Mary University

Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Type: University

Location Type: Urban

Founded: 1986   Total Students: 0+


The original St. Mary’s College Act received Royal Assent on September 18, 1986. On June 16, 2004, St. Mary’s College officially became St. Mary’s University College and was authorized to grant its own Bachelor of Arts (BA) degrees. St. Mary’s University (StMU) is an innovative teaching and research university that provides affordable, accredited and highly valued degrees in the LIBERAL AaRTS, SCIENCES AND EDUCATION. Located on a historic site in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, 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.

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. Through the PURSUIT OF KNOWLEDGE and SERVICE TO THE COMMUNITY, we prepare our students to become lifelong learners, engaged citizens and compassionate members of society. A CENTRE OF KNOWLEDGE with a library that holds extensive collections in many key areas and a Centre for Learning, Access and student Success dedicated to helping students become successful learners. An engaging GATHERING PLACE where all are invited to join in campus events such as Speakers Series, Eucharistic celebrations, social justice campaigns, drama and choral performances and a variety of festivals and academic symposiums.

St. Mary’s University offers eight Bachelor of Arts degrees, a Bachelor of Science degree, a Bachelor of Education after degree and transferable university courses in 35 academic disciplines. St. Mary’s is accredited to offer four three-year Bachelor of Arts degrees with concentrations in General StudiesEnglishHistory, 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.

Programs Offered in St. Mary University

  • 3-Year Bachelor's Degree
  • 4-Year Bachelor's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Campus Detail

    Main Campus Address

    14500 Bannister Road SE, Calgary, AB T2X 1Z4, Canada

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