New Student Orientation

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New Student Orientation 

You are embarking on an incredible new chapter and we can’t wait to welcome you virtually and when we are able, to our beautiful campus! 

Our online New Student Orientation is designed to support first-year credit students in degree and diploma programs. Content is available now and new sessions are provided weekly to keep you up to date and connected.

Orientation is a critical program to support your social and academic transition into Mount Royal. The academic expectations and responsibilities in a university setting are different from high school, and Orientation can help make your university experience more successful. 

We are here to support you in your transition to university life, and are incorporating some fun, social online activities where you can connect with other new students and most importantly realize you are not alone! Our fantastic student leaders are also very excited to meet you and make your transition as smooth as possible.  

The $25 fee for New Student Orientation includes access to timely information to support your transition and important deadlines. We also are providing: 

Social Activities  

  • Cooking classes
  • Fitness classes
  • International Student Sessions
  • Mentorship information opportunities 
  • Virtual Meet Ups with student leaders and other students in your program 
  • Discussion board used to chat with other students
Service Information 
  • Student Awards and Financial Aid
  • Residence
  • Accessibility services details 
  • Wellness and student counselling 
  • Student Learning Services
  • Career Services Sessions
  • Parent Orientation
Academic Supports 
  • Mini Lecture Series about interesting topics hosted by MRU professors
  • Academic Advising Sessions
  • Program Orientations and information

And more!

Registration is now open for all programs.