Brand New Fall 2021 students, you will receive an email at the beginning of March outlining your next steps to preparing for your first year of university. We are looking forward to welcoming you to Mount Royal!

Getting started

Your Academic Advisor has carefully prepared the information that you need to choose your courses for the Fall and Winter semesters. Please check your program advising guide for this information as it will help you choose the right courses.

Your guide includes information about:

  • Your degree overview
  • First-year courses
  • General Education
  • Registering for courses
  • Tracking your degree
  • Your advisor
First-Year Program Advising Guides 

Meeting with an academic advisor

An advisor can help plan your academic progress, but it’s up to you as a student to come prepared to make the most out of your appointment. Learn more about how to prepare for a meeting with your advisor. link out to student responsibilities

Academic advisors are available to schedule phone or online advising appointments. Please check your department advising site for more information about booking your appointment, or email your advisor directly for information about the best way to schedule an appointment. Find your advisor.

Attend New Student Orientation

Orientation is a series of virtual workshops starting in May to get you comfortable with your first year at Mount Royal. We will be providing a range of social, academic, and technical support over the course of the summer. Registration is now open for New Student Orientation

Next steps

Begin to access key resources to ensure a smooth transition into your studies

  • Check out our Welcome Guide - You will find topics regarding registration processes, financial resources, campus life, academic language and the many services available to you as a student.  
  • Access & Inclusion Services - If you had an IPP in high school or if you experience disability-related barriers, connect with Accessibility Services and submit a Public Request Form
  • Student Awards - For Student Loan or RESP inquiries please contact and for scholarship questions contact
  • Check your email regularly - It is essential that you set up your Mount Royal email address and that you check it regularly. This is where you will receive important information you need as you prepare for your Fall 2021 semester.