Mount Saint Vincent University (The Mount)

Established in 1873, Mount Saint Vincent University (MSVU) is set on a beautiful treed campus overlooking the waters of the Bedford Basin and is just minutes from downtown Halifax.

A diverse mix of women and men from across Canada and more than 50 other countries take advantage of MSVU’s programs and unique sense of community. With an average first-year class size of 23 students, the university offers a personalized approach to learning which means rich opportunities. A leader in online education, it offers an impressive variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs online.

MSVU offers certificates and diplomas as well as bachelor’s degrees in arts and science, education and professional studies programs in such areas as applied human nutrition, business administration, tourism and hospitality management, child and youth studies, and public relations. Home to the longest-standing accredited cooperative education program in the Atlantic region, every program has an internship, co-op or practicum opportunity attached.

Programs & courses:

  • Human Nutrition.
  • Statistics.
  • Biology.
  • Chemistry.
  • Computer Science.
  • Tourism & Hospitality.


Mount Saint Vincent University (The Mount)
166 Bedford Highway
Halifax, NS B3M 2J6
Phone: 1 902-457-6788