Students
enrolled

920

Average
Class size

18

Faculty/student
interaction

#2 in Canada

Degree
programs

27

Student
population

920

Countries
represented

33

Denominations
represented

50

Students in
leadership

1 in 12

Students Receiving
Scholarship

80%

average
scholarship

$1,200

annual increase
in dollars

21%

awarded
annually

$1 Mil.

Practicing Hospitality

In this blog series, President Gordon T. Smith explores the topic of Practicing Hospitality. Dr. Smith offers insights and personal reflections on the dynamics of offering hospitality as Christians, and the importance of this spiritual practice in today’s diverse world. This series is published bi-monthly, on the 1st and 15th.

Read the latest post below

When we think of the practice of hospitality—and specifically the call of the church to be hospitable, both towards one another and towards the world—it is imperative that we locate this call and what this means for us within the Gospel. By this I mean the following: that few things so embody the Gospel, in...

higher learning meets higher purpose

Ambrose is a Christian university in Calgary, Alberta, that offers programs in Arts and Science, Business, Education, Ministry and Seminary, that are rigorous, relevant and accredited for today's most demanding careers.

At Ambrose University, you'll graduate with more than a degree and a funny shaped hat. You'll leave with a sense of belonging, a higher purpose and a better shaped view of the world -- one that only comes from a deep appreciation of God's purposes.

Small class sizes promise one-on-one interaction with our faculty who bring a Christian context to all aspects of learning to help you develop skills to lead, communicate and overcome objections in the world.

Ambrose University: 
Where higher learning meets higher purpose.

Programs

  • Convocation Chapel 2021

    The annual Convocation Chapel was blessed with a bright fall day as the Ambrose community gathered in celebration of the new academic year.

  • Annual Ambrose Research Conference Awards Three Winners

    Each year Ambrose hosts the Ambrose Research Conference - a gathering that aims to spotlight student, faculty, staff and alumni research and scholarly activity through a series of conference presentations and poster exhibits.

  • New Faculty Appointment: Rev. Dr. Barnabas Wang

    The Faculty of Theology is pleased to announce that Rev. Dr. Barnabas Wang has accepted the position of Chair of Theological Studies in Chinese.

  • Fall 2021 Return to Campus

    As we approach Alberta’s Stage 3 reopening, we are excited to welcome students back to campus! While we prepare for our campus to be fully open in the fall, we know that some may have concerns about restrictions being fully lifted and how that will translate to being on campus.

"Smaller classes create opportunity for a more thorough understanding of class material, while they also promote deep friendships and community."

Bronwyn Schuman
Bachelor of Music, Bachelor of Arts in English
Class of 2018

"Keeping myself engaged in theological learning has helped to keep my pastoral work informed and personally engaging."

Jeremy Duncan
MA (Biblical/Theological Studies)
Class of 2019