Saint Mary's University
Nova Scotia (Halifax)
Maclean's Magazine Ranking:
#4 (Primarily Undergraduate Universities 2022)
Where is Saint Mary's and what's it like?
Located in beautiful Halifax, Nova Scotia. the city has been called the Hippest Little City in North America and is currently one of Trip Advisor’s Top Global Destinations on the Rise. Halifax is safe, friendly, student-centred and walkable. It’s a perfect destination for the university student lifestyle mixing culture, fun, and natural beauty while easy and low-cost to get around. SMU is home to 7,000 students from over 100 countries; one of the most internationally exciting campuses in Canada.
An historic campus founded in 1802, Saint Mary’s is the third oldest seat of higher education in Canada. Ranked #1 by Maclean’s magazine for its student awards, SMU has a rich offering of scholarships to international students. Saint Mary’s is known for its tight-knit campus community, small class sizes and opportunities for experiential learning.
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