About Saint Mary's

Quick facts

Students

Full-time and part-time students

71211

Degrees, diplomas and certificates awarded annually

1,576 1

Scholarships and bursaries available

$6.3 million

Average introductory class size

40 2

Graduate students

9% 2

International students

30% 2

Countries represented by students

118 2

 Alumni

Alumni

49,839 3

Alumni in Nova Scotia

21,189 3

International alumni

3,385 3

 Faculty & Staff

Full-time and part-time faculty

558 4

Full-time and part-time staff

481 4

 Course registration by faculty

Commerce

41.6% 2

Arts

29.8% 2

Science

28.6% 2

 Research

Externally sponsored research in the last five years

$45 million2

Research publications in the last five years

1,000

 Funding sources

Student fees

54.6% 2

Nova Scotia Government grants

29% 2

Sales and services

13.8% 2

Other

2.6% 2

 Economic impact

University expenses

$125.5 million annually2

Funds available for student scholarships, fellowships and bursaries

$6.3 million 2

Funds spent on student employment

$4.2 million

Sources:

1 Registrar’s Office
2 Financial Report
3 Alumni Office
4 Human Resources