Mount Royal University  wishes to help connect alumni to each other and celebrate their future potential and past achievements through various programs and events.

We are constantly updating this page with new upcoming events so check back often.

Upcoming campus and alumni events


Public Relations 50th Anniversary

Friday, September 20, 2019


This fall marks 50 years since Mount Royal welcomed its first class of Public Relations students. Join us for the first Public Relations Program Reunion as we celebrate Innovation, Evolution and Excellence - 50 Years of Public Relations Education at Mount Royal University.

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Calgary Pride Parade
Sunday, September 1, 2019


Join Mount Royal University and fellow alumni for a celebration of diversity and inclusion at this year's Calgary Pride Parade! 

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Past campus and alumni events

Women In Sport Brunch
Saturday, June 2, 2018


Celebrate female athletes who continuously strive for success with drive, determination and intensity.  Reconnect with female alumni from our Cougars' varsity teams and MRU's sports-related programs, while enjoying brunch and mimosas at The Glencoe Club.

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Cougar Classic Golf Tournament
Thursday, August 23, 2018


End your summer with lunch, golf and cocktails at the Cougar Classic Golf Tournament. Show your support for the MRU Cougars at the annual fundraising event for the MRU Cougar student-athletes scholarship at the Silver Springs Golf & Country Club.  

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The Art + Science of Wine
Wednesday, April 25, 2018

Art of Science and Wine

Learn some fun facts about wine from five Mount Royal faculty members as they share their research and experiential learning on all things wine. Stop by The Commons Calgary and join in on a wine-tasting experience with a wine expert. 

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Grad Send Off Exhibit
Wednesday, March 21, 2018


You're going to be a member of the Alumni Association soon, so we're hosting a few events to prepare you for life after graduation.

Learn about the exclusive benefits you get as an MRU alumni at the Grad Send Off Exhibit. We'll have many prizes and giveaways on Main Street from 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m., and you don't want to miss out.

No registration needed, just stop by with your student ID!

How to Adult 2018
Thursday, March 22, 2018



Adulting is hard - but we want to help! Bring a classmate, enjoy some dinner and get tips on how to manage your finances and stand out in the work place. Join us at the Lincoln Park Room to get started on the next stage of life.

Grab your free ticket!

Cougar Night Alumni Reception
Wednesday, March 28, 2018



Reconnect with past teammates and celebrate the continued success of our student athletes at the annual Cougars Awards Night! Join us for the complimentary alumni reception and enjoy a drink and some light snacks at the Bella Concert Hall.

Cougar alumni: register now!

Author Talks: The Next Sentence Is It
Thursday, April 5, 2018



Deepen your appreciation for arts and culture. Join us at the cSPACE King Edward Studio Theatre to hear readings and discussion from Mount Royal alumni and professors who have made their mark in the literary world.

Register now for this free event


Past events

A Royal Night featuring the Alumni Achievement Awards
Wednesday, Oct. 5, 2016
Bella Concert Hall, Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts
Mount Royal University

Mount Royal University alumni Thanksgiving football in Toronto: Stamps vs Argos
Monday, Oct. 10, 2016
BMO Field,170 Princes’ Boulevard, Toronto

Mount Royal University Cougar Classic
Annual fundraising golf tournament in support of our student-athletes
Monday, Aug. 22, 2016
Silver Springs Golf Club

Pop-Up Poetry Event Downtown Calgary
Tuesday, Aug. 9, 2016
Stephen Avenue Mall, 128 8 Ave SW

Spring 2016 Convocation #MRUAlumni4Life #MRUGrad
Thursday, June 2, and Friday, June 3, 2016

Use LinkedIn for Career Success
Monday, May 2, 2016
Roderick Mah Centre for Continuous Learning, Mount Royal University
Seminar with Q&A: 5:30 p.m., Room EC1135
Photo sessions with Lifetouch Photography: 7 p.m., Room EC1130

W: An Evening of Resistance, Resilience and Recovery at MRU
Project brought to you by Bissett School of Business students
Wednesday, March 30, 2016
Bella Concert Hall, Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts, Mount Royal University

2016 Career and Recruitment Fair
Alumni are invited to join students at the Career and Recruitment Fair. Approximately 80 employers will be on campus.
Wednesday, March 9, 2016
Main Street, main building, Mount Royal University

Crowchild Classic
Get your former classmates together or bring the whole family to cheer on the Cougars.
January 21, 2016
Scotiabank Saddledome
Fall 2015 Convocation #MRUAlumni4Life #MRUGrad
Friday, Nov. 6. 2015