Ceremony Details

Ceremony Details

Ceremony Location

Parking Lot 2 at Mount Royal University 

4825 Mount Royal Gate SW

Calgary, Alberta

Ceremony Dates

Monday, June 7 - Faculty of Business and Communication Studies
9 a.m. Department of General Management and Human Resources ONLY
Bachelor of Business Administration - General Management and Human Resources 
Post-Bachelor's Certificate - Human Resources
1 p.m. Department of Accounting and Finance ONLY
Bachelor of Business Administration - Accounting and Finance 
Post-Bachelor's Certificate - Advanced Accounting
4:30 p.m. Department of Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Social Innovation, Department of International Business, Supply Chain Management and Aviation, and the School of Communications
Bachelor of Business Administration - International Business, Marketing, and Supply Chain Management 
Bachelor of Communication
Post-Bachelor's Certificate - Marketing
Aviation Diploma 


Tuesday, June 8 - Faculty of Health, Community and Education
10 a.m. All programs except the School of Nursing and Midwifery 
Bachelor of Child Studies
Bachelor of Education
Bachelor of Health and Physical Education
Social Work Diploma
Post-Bachelor's Certificate - Athletic Therapy
2 p.m. School of Nursing and Midwifery 
Bachelor of Midwifery
Bachelor of Nursing
Post-Diploma Certificate - Advanced Studies in Critical Care Nursing


Wednesday, June 9 - Faculty of Arts
10 a.m. Department of Sociology and Anthropology and Department of Psychology ONLY
Bachelor of Arts - Anthropology, Psychology and Sociology majors ONLY
2 p.m. Department of Economics, Justice and Policy Studies, Department of English and Languages, Department of Humanities, Department of Interior Design
Bachelor of Arts - Criminal Justice
Bachelor of Arts - English, History, Policy Studies, Spanish
Bachelor of Interior Design


Thursday, June 10 - Faculty of Continuing Education and Extension, and Faculty of Science and Technology
10 a.m. 
Bachelor of Computer Information Systems
Bachelor of Science
Funeral Service Diploma
Massage Therapy Diploma
Personal Fitness Diploma
Embalmer Certificate
Funeral Director Certificate


Students can arrive and begin parking in lot 2 (or overflow in lot 1) up to one hour before the ceremony begins. Spaces will be allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. All vehicles must be in place 15 minutes before the ceremony begins. 


There will be individuals directing traffic flow into the campus off Richardson Way on the northwest side of campus. Upon arrival, a parking attendant will direct you to a parking stall in lot 2 (or overflow in lot 1), where the ceremony will take place. 

Motorhomes and oversized vehicles are not permitted to ensure all guests can view the screens. Limousines are also not permitted because they will not fit into parking spaces. 

Once you are parked, please turn your engine off. Do not exit your vehicle during the ceremony unless it is to use the washroom. 

COVID-19 MeasuresFor everyone’s health and safety, students and guests cannot gather informally outside of vehicles before, after or during the convocation ceremony. Instead, please stay in your vehicle unless you need to use the washroom. If washroom access is required, please go directly to and from the facilities from your car, practise physical distancing and wear a mask when in indoor public spaces. 

If you are experiencing COVID symptoms, please stay home.

WashroomsWashrooms are located on the Cougars concourse through the Recreation Entrance. You must wear a mask and use hand sanitizer to enter the University. 



There is a $50 fee to attend convocation. 

Information for guests

  • Tickets are not required to attend Convocation; however, due to the capacity of our venue, guest attendance will be limited to one vehicle per graduand.
  • The parking lots will open one hour prior to the start of each ceremony.
  • Ceremonies are approximately two hours in duration. Small children may find it difficult to sit through the entire ceremony.
  • As a courtesy to others, we ask that guests remain in their vehicles until the conclusion of the ceremony.

Note: Guests who require special consideration or assistance are asked to call the Office of University Advancement at 403.440.7090. Ushers will be on location to direct students and guests to their assigned parking spot.