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St. Mary's Academics

St. Mary's is the University for Academic Excellence. Learn more about our schools, unique curriculum, research and online learning opportunities.

Our Unique Curriculum

In the spirit of our Marianist heritage, St. Mary's University strives to educate the whole person - mind, body and spirit. Our Core Curriculum fosters the pursuit of truth and truthful action; unity and integration of knowledge, including the harmony between faith and reason; the preparation of students for a world of adaptation of change, and more.

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Louis J. Blume Library

Named after the Rev. Louis J. Blume (1913-1977) who was twice president of the University, provides an extensive collection of print and electronic books, journals, and databases, and other multimedia formats, as well as dedicated and knowledgeable librarians and staff.

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Graduate Study at St. Mary's

We offer master's degrees, doctoral degrees (Ph.D.s), and a variety of graduate certificates. Students are equipped with an advanced academic degree, which is becoming increasingly essential in both the public and private sectors. Here, esteemed faculty work closely with a select number of students to help cultivate their intellectual growth and professional preparedness.

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Online Learning

St. Mary’s University is known for its tradition of academic excellence - a tradition that goes back more than 160 years. Our experience in traditional learning gives St. Mary’s the solid foundation needed to provide excellence in online learning as well.

St. Mary’s University graduate-level online learning provides a flexible opportunity for individuals interested in academically rigorous and rewarding courses. Our programs integrate top-notch academics and the University’s mission of cultivating ethical leaders committed to the common good.

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St. Mary’s University promotes transformational learning through its support of research, and creative and scholarly activities for faculty and students at the graduate and undergraduate levels. Research enhances critical thinking skills and provides hands-on experience for students entering the job market or advanced degree programs.

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Academic Calendar

  • Mar 27
    St. Mary's University San Antonio, TX EventScheduled 8:00 AM: Summer and Fall 2017 Priority Registration for currently enrolled undergraduate students begins Monday, March 27 and continues through May 5.Your classification determines the day your registration begins. Your classification is determined by the total number of hours earned as of today and not what you will have earned at the end of Spring 2017.Continue checking your St. Mary's email throughout your enrollment at St. Mary's. Don't miss out on important information.
  • Apr 7
    St. Mary's University San Antonio, TX EventScheduled All day event: Friday, April 7, is the last day to drop a course for Spring 2017.
  • Apr 13
    St. Mary's University San Antonio, TX EventScheduled All day event - St. Mary's University: On Thursday, April 13, day classes will meet. No evening classes will be held. View the complete Easter Holiday Schedule.
  • Apr 13
    St. Mary's University San Antonio, TX EventScheduled All day event - St. Mary's University: In observance of the Lenten and Easter holiday, St. Mary's University classes will follow the schedule listed below.Thursday, April 13Holy ThursdayNo undergraduate or graduate evening classes will be held. Day classes will meet.Friday, April 14Good FridayUniversity offices will be closed. Classes will not be held.Friday April 14-Monday, April 17Easter Break. No day classes will be held. Evening classes will meet as scheduled.For questions, contact the Office of the Registrar at 210-436-3701 or +Add below and select 'Download iCal' to add this event to your Outlook calendar.
  • Apr 14
    St. Mary's University San Antonio, TX EventScheduled All day event - St. Mary's University: St. Mary's University offices will be closed and no classes will be held in observance of Good Friday and the Easter Holiday. University offices will reopen on Monday, April 17.

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