Students

Welcome to Purposely

What is Purposely?

Purposely is an online career platform that can help you build 15 different career and employment related skills – on your timetable, and at your pace. You can choose where to start, how much you want to do, and when you want to do it. 

Here are the modules you will find in the eLearning Series:
Finding Your PurposePersonal Brand
Critical Career Soft SkillsEmployer Expectations
Personal Assessment and GoalsNetworking
Communication EtiquetteInternships
Writing Your SummaryVolunteering
Cover LetterJob Search Strategies
ResumeInterviewing
Online PresenceCertification Final

You can stop and pick up where you left off with a simple click. And when you want one-on-one coaching on any career and employment topic, Career Services is here for you.

  • Book an appointment to follow up on what you've learned or to work through a module with one of our career coaches.

How to sign up

  1. Visit elearning.thecareerplatform.com/mru and click on the Login button
  2. Click on the link, Sign up for Career Platform Account
  3. Enter your @mtroyal.ca email address as your username and create your account

Once you login, click on the eLearning Series to get started – and if you ever need help, just contact us.

If you're a graduate of a credit program and don't have an @mtroyal.ca email address, you can still get an account – just call or email Career Services and provide:
  • Your first and last name as registered at MRU
  • Your student ID number
  • Your program and the year you graduated
If you don't know your student ID number, we can retrieve your ID number if you present government-issued photo identification in person to the Career Services department located at A200 Kerby Hall. If you can't visit us in person, please contact the Office of the Registrar at 403.440.3435 or studentrecords@mtroyal.ca.

Career Services
A200 Kerby Hall
studentjobs@mtroyal.ca