Merry Christmas 2020

St. Mary’s University will be closed during the holiday season beginning on Wednesday, December 23 at 12pm and will reopen Monday, January 4, 2021 at 8:30 am.

Classes for all Arts & Science and Education programs will be delayed one week and will now begin on January 11th, 2021.

The last day to register for all courses has now also been adjusted, with the deadline moving from January 13th to January 18th.

We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year!

Important Information regarding donations for the 2020 calendar year:

Offices will be closed December 23, 2020 at 12:00 pm and will reopen January 4, 2021.

  • If you wish to make a donation for the 2020 calendar year and would like to use our online giving form, please visit:
  • If you would like to make a donation over the phone, please contact the Manager, Donor Relations & Stewardship, Heather Hadden, at 403-256-1896 or by email at
  • If you would like to mail a donation, please note that it must be clearly postmarked on or before December 31, 2020 to receive a 2020 tax receipt.
  • If you wish to make a donation in person, please arrange a time to meet with our Manager of Donor Relations & Stewardship, Heather Hadden, by calling her at 403-256-1896 or by email at She will be happy to accommodate your request.
  • If you wish to make a gift of securities for the 2020 fiscal year, please note that the donation must be received by December 26, 2020, i.e., three business days prior to December 31, 2020. For information and contact information regarding gifts of securities, please visit:

If you have any other questions regarding donations to St. Mary’s University, please contact Thérèse Takacs directly at 587-577-8550 or by email at

Thank you for your continued support of St. Mary’s University. We hope that you have a wonderful holiday season, and a happy and safe New Year.