About Saint Mary's

Quick Facts

Students

Full-time and part-time students

7,465

Degrees, diplomas and certificates awarded annually

1,657

Scholarships and bursaries available

$5.5 million

Average introductory class size

48

Graduate students

10%

International students

29%

Countries represented by students

106

 Alumni

Alumni

42,360

Alumni in Nova Scotia

19,000

International alumni

2,630

Faculty and staff

Full-time and part-time faculty

501

Full-time and part-time staff

484

 Course registration by faculty

Commerce

46.5%

Arts

35.5%

Science

18%

 Research

Externally sponsored research in the last five years

$45 million

Research publications in the last five years

1,000

 Funding sources

Student fees

54%

Nova Scotia Government grants

30%

Sales and services

16%

 Economic impact

University expenses

$125.5 million annually

Funds available for student scholarships, fellowships and bursaries

$5.5 million

Funds spent on student employment

$4.2 million

Atlantic Common University Data Set (2014)

Find out how Saint Mary’s compares to other participating universities using common statistical data.