Campus Services

Husky Patrol

Drive home safe in our free shuttle service to and from campus in the Halifax area.

Gorsebrook Lounge

Come grab a bit to eat in our beautiful campus pub while enjoying our regular evening events & activities.


Full time students are given access to all Halifax Transit Services in the HRM.

Info Desk

We will answer any questions about campus services & sign you up for our Husky Patrol Service.

Equity Centre

We are dedicated to facilitate an inclusive culture at SMU. Come chat with our equity officer today!

Health Plan

We provide full health and dental coverage for all students. Stop by our health plan office!
  • October 15, 2014

    Blog: Why I Ran For President

    Welcome to my first post as SMUSA president! I know a few other student unions in the province already have blogs, but it is actually a brand new concept for SMUSA. To be honest, I wasn’t sure what the content of my first post should include so I decided to take some advice from SMUSA’s governance consultant and debate moderator, Paula Minnikin. The following [...]

  • August 26, 2014

    StudentsNS launches Independent Democratic Governance Review

    Dear Students, Nova Scotia student unions are pleased to announce the launch of an independent review of their Democratic Governance. The review will be completed by consultant Michael Hughes, with oversight from an advisory committee comprised principally of former student union leaders. SMUSA will be a big part of the process and given the unique governance structure SMUSA owns, we look forward to the [...]

Our Mission

The Association strives to maximize the positive university experience for its students and provide assistance in overcoming any challenges they may face.

As “Students working for Students”, the Association makes an ongoing commitment to maintain open communication with its members while providing valued services, dedicated representation, and effective advocacy.

Our Vision

‘Saint Mary’s University Students’ Association shall ensure the highest quality of life for each and every student at Saint Mary’s University.’

Get Involved

Your university is not only an institution of learning; it is a place that can be full of fun, memories, and personal development opportunities. It is your responsibility to give back to our campus community. Support the causes that inspire you, and encourage the initiatives that help foster your learning. -Gorba Bhandari, President