New Student Orientation

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  • Road map for students of whats to come during their transition to university.


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Prepare for your university journey with our online orientation course designed to equip you with the important information you need before classes start. Explore academic expectations, academic program information, campus life essentials, your rights and responsibilities, and immerse yourself in our vibrant campus culture to ensure a smooth transition into university life.


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First-Year Mentorship Program

The First-Year Mentorship Program is for first-year students looking for support transitioning through their first year of university. Mentees will be matched with an upper-year student mentor (usually from their program) who will support and guide them through their journey at MRU.




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Pre-Arrival Workshops & Webinars

Join our online workshops or webinar series designed exclusively for first-year university students, where you'll gain essential skills and insights to thrive in your academic journey. From time management to wellness strategies, each session offers practical guidance and support tailored to your transition to university life. 


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Parent & Supporter Orientation

Mount Royal offers an in-person Parent and Supporter Orientation designed to provide valuable insights and support for parents and supporters of first-year university students. Join us to learn about campus resources, academic expectations, and strategies to best support your student's transition to university life. We recommend registering even if you aren't able to make the event to receive the follow-up information. 


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New Student Campus Tours

Learn more about what our campus has to offer! This guided tour will allow you to find your classes, discover unique spaces, get your ONECard, textbooks, and anything else you might need on campus before your first day of classes. Mark your calendar for August 23 or 24! 



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Orientation Days  

This full-day high-energy event will introduce you to spaces and services on campus, give you opportunities to connect with fellow new students as well as meet faculty and staff from your program. You will be led through campus by our student Orientation Leaders who are excited to welcome and inspire you for what's to come at Mount Royal. 
Location: Mount Royal Campus 
Date: Sept. 3 or 4, 2024 (program dependent)
Time: 8:45 a.m. - 4 p.m. 
Food: Lunch will be provided


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