St. Mary's University

Street Address:
14500 Bannister Road S.E.
Mailing Address:
Admissions
City:
Calgary
Province:
Alberta
Postal Code:
T2X 1Z4
Phone:
(403) 531-9130
Fax:
(403) 531-9136
Toll Free:
Not Available
Email:
info@stmu.ca
Website:
http://www.stmu.ca/

Please Note: This page is maintained by the institution, and was last updated on 2018-11-02.

Description

St. Mary's University in South Calgary offers degree studies in Arts, Education, Science and Business in a welcoming setting open to all. With a student population of approximately 1000 and an average class size of 25, St. Mary's offers students a unique and dynamic learning environment.

This Institution:

 Does not offer online programming.

 Is not actively recruiting home educated students.

 Is endorsed by Education Unlimited as Home-Education Friendly.

Endorsement Criteria

Home Education Admission Policy/Process/Procedure

Please Note: Directives are intended for students who lack Alberta Programs of Study Accreditation and serve only as guidelines when seeking or preparing for admission equivalents (alternatives) to Alberta 30 level requirements.
Specific admission requirements vary with programs.

St. Mary’s University recognizes that individuals who have followed a non-traditional education path still possess the capabilities and competencies required to succeed in a post-secondary institution. Home educated applicants will be assessed on a case-by-case basis. To be considered for admission, applicants must: •apply online at apply.stmu.ca • provide a written recommendation from an individual other than a parent, such as a home education coordinator, teaching professional or counsellor, commenting on the applicant’s academic readiness for a university-level program of studies Home educated applicants will also be required to submit their Academic Portfolio for the Registrar to review. Portfolios should include: a) Introduction. Provide basic information about your homeschool approach or the type of curriculum used. Include any transcripts you may have. b) Test Scores. Submit official results from at least one of the following standard tests: English 30-1 with a 65% or better, GED with a minimum score of 525, SAT reasoning test scores of 925. Applicants to the Bachelor of Science must submit scores of 65% or higher for Biology 30, Chemistry 30, and Math 30-1. c) Literature List. Include a list of books read during high school years. Include the title, author, and the year the book was read. d) Writing Samples. Include writing samples from grades 9 through 12. Include written reports for history, english, science, etc. e) Recognition. Include both the award title and a single page outlining the details of the award, including what it took to achieve the award or recognition. Also include letters of recommendations, if applicable. f) Extracurricular. Include activities where talents, leadership, and skills shine. Whether the focus is art, dance, drama, music, sport, or other activities. g) Work Experience. Any jobs held, apprentice work completed in a specialized field, or internships during the high school years should be recorded in this section. h) Volunteerism. Include any community involvement and volunteer service.

Announcements

Open House Events Saturday, November 3, 2018 - 10 am to 2 pm Saturday, February 9, 2019 - 10 am to 2 pm Wednesday, May 15, 2019 - 6 pm to 8 pm

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