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Graduation and Convocation — Spring 2022 Convocation

Mount Royal University will be holding in-person Spring 2022 Convocation ceremonies on June 1, 2 and 3, 2022.

Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Faculty of Continuing Education and Extension and Faculty of Health, Community and Education

10 a.m. Ceremony: Faculty of Continuing Education and Extension and Department of Education and Department Health and Physical Education ONLY
  • Bachelor of Health and Physical Education
  • Bachelor of Education
  • Funeral Service Diploma
  • Massage Therapy Diploma
  • Personal Fitness Trainer Diploma 
  • Athletic Therapy Post-Bachelor's Certificate 
  • Embalmer Certificate
  • Funeral Director Certificate
  • Employment Preparation Certificate


2 p.m. Ceremony: Department of Child Studies and Social Work and School of Nursing and Midwifery ONLY
  • Bachelor of Child Studies
  • Bachelor of Midwifery
  • Bachelor of Nursing
  • Social Work Diploma
  • Advanced Critical Care Nursing Post-Diploma Certificate

Thursday, June 2, 2022

Faculty of Arts and Faculty of Science and Technology

10 a.m. Ceremony: Bachelor of Arts (EXCEPT Criminal Justice and Policy Studies)

  • Bachelor of Arts — Anthropology, English, History, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish


2 p.m. Ceremony: Department of Economics, Justice and Policy Studies, Department of Interior Design and Faculty of Science and Technology

  • Bachelor of Arts — Criminal Justice
  • Bachelor of Arts — Policy Studies
  • Bachelor of Computer Information Systems
  • Bachelor of Interior Design
  • Bachelor of Science — All Majors

Friday, June 3, 2022

Faculty of Business and Communication Studies

10 a.m. Ceremony: Department of Accounting and Finance, Department of Entrepreneurship, Marketing and Social Innovation and Department of International Business and Supply Chain Management

  • Bachelor of Business Administration — Accounting, Finance, International Business, Marketing and Supply Chain Management majors ONLY
  • Business Administration Post-Bachelor's Certificate — Advanced Accounting and Marketing majors ONLY


2 p.m. Ceremony: Department of General Management, Human Resources and Aviation, and School of Communication Studies

  • Bachelor of Business Administration — General Management and Human Resources majors ONLY
  • Bachelor of Communication — All majors
  • Aviation Diploma
  • Business Administration Post-Bachelor's Certificate — Human Resources ONLY

Indigenous Student Graduation

A celebration of Indigenous students’ graduation will also be held. More information is mru.ca/IndigenousGrad.

Indigenous graduates have the option and are encouraged to wear traditional regalia to the ceremony in place of or in addition to the cap and gown. 


Welcome, Alumni! After graduation, you are automatically given free, lifetime membership to the MRU Alumni Association and its exclusive perks and benefits. Make sure to visit mru.ca/NewGrads to learn more about your alumni membership.

Purchase your degree frame May 2-31, 2022 and save

MRU Alumni Relations & the Cougars Campus Store are offering 10% off on all degree frame purchases made from May 2-31. Frame your degree or certificate with pride and show off all that you have accomplished in an official Mount Royal University degree frame.

Use code: MRUALUM2022 between May 2-31 to access this special pricing
Supplies of some frame styles are limited, so purchase early. 
  • This code is valid for online or in-store purchases
  • All frame purchases made online must be picked up in-person at the Cougars Campus Store during regular business hours. Orders will not be shipped.
  • Frames sales will also be available on-campus on the concourse during convocation week from June 1-3, with regular pricing resuming after May 31.  
A portion of proceeds from all frames sales supports programming and services for MRU alumni.


Grad Portraits

All appointments for the April 19-26, 2022 graduation portrait sittings are now full. Additional drop-in appointments will be available each day of convocation from June 1 - 3, 2022, between 8:30 am - 4:30 pm.

If you are unable to attend any of these days, you can book a sitting at the Lifetouch Calgary location. Please call (403) 255-5440 or go to the Lifetouch Calgary website to book online.


Be sure to check out our frequently asked questions section.