Welcome to St. Mary's University
Quick Links and Events
Intra-University Tricentennial Lectures and Celebration
5th Annual StMU 5K for the Neighborhood
Co-Mission Week (through Oct. 26)
Hispanic-Serviing Institutions: Education with Purpose for Latinx Success
Community Reading Experience
Selections from the Great American Songbook (Art Exhibit Opening Reception)More events
Find your Program
St. Mary’s offers more than 75 undergraduate, graduate and law programs. Use the program search tool to find the right program for you.
Get to know St. Mary's
- St. Mary’s is home to more than 2,300 undergraduate students and 1,300 graduate students.
- Founded in 1852 by Marianist brothers, St. Mary’s is the oldest Catholic university in the Southwest.
- With a student-to-faculty ratio of 11:1, students learn directly from faculty who mentor, inspire and learn alongside them.
Join our Community
St. Mary’s University is guided by our Marianist heritage and this set of principles and beliefs infuses everything we do. Through dialogue and learning from each other, all are welcome at St. Mary’s to learn more about themselves, their strengths and how to use their particular gifts to give back and leave the world changed.
Experience St. Mary's
The best way to determine if St. Mary’s is the best fit for you is to simply visit campus. The Office of Admission connects prospective students with the faculty, students and staff that make St. Mary’s such a wonderful place to learn. Take a moment to visit St. Mary’s to meet one-on-one with an admission officer, professor or program director, take a campus tour and meet with current students.
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"I'm proud that the values taught to me by the Marianist brothers are as much a part of a St. Mary's education today as they were when I was in school." - Bill GreeheyAbout the Defining Moment