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About Saint Mary’s University

The vision, mission and core values of Saint Mary’s University lay the foundation for the direction and culture of our university.


Saint Mary’s, building on its strong tradition of accessibility and community engagement, will be the University of choice for aspiring citizens of the world.


The mission of Saint Mary’s University:

Offer undergraduate, graduate and continuing education programs.
Engage in research and disseminate its results.
Serve the community from the local to the international level.
Core values

In achieving its mission, the Saint Mary’s community is guided by core values of:

Academic integrity
The pursuit of knowledge
Responsiveness to community needs
Openness to change
Concerns for a just and civil society
Commitment to environmental sustainability
Fiscal responsibility
We recognize the importance of the contribution and growth of each individual in the University’s success.