From our beginning in 1873, Mount Saint Vincent University has been committed to nurturing socially responsible global citizens, at home and abroad.
A small, supportive community with a big-city experience
The Mount is located just minutes from downtown Halifax, Nova Scotia and is recognized for its small class sizes and personalized approach to learning. A diverse mix of 4,000 women and men from across Canada and more than 50 countries take advantage of the Mount’s programs and unique sense of community through on-campus classes and distance learning opportunities
The safety and well-being of our students, staff, faculty and visitors is our first priority. For information on our emergency notification system, protocols, and policy against sexual assault.
University is a life-changing experience. Make the most of your Mount journey by accessing a variety of services here to support your academic and personal goals.
We’ll be here if you need us
Whether you’re a first-year or transfer student, or a soon-to-be graduate, university life is a balancing act. We know you that at any given time, you are juggling many responsibilities. That’s why we have a team of dedicated professionals who are ready to help when you need it.
From academic advising, financial aid, physical and mental well-being, to career planning, our services are free-of-charge and available to all Mount students.