How to apply for admission

Visit our Apply Now page and click on Apply Alberta.

Apply early!

Fall Semester: Early admission is open from Oct. 1 to Feb 1.

Winter Semester: Early admission is open from Oct. 1 - Nov. 1

To ensure you understand the admission process and requirements, review Commonly asked admission questions, general admission requirements, program specific admission requirements and your program of choice.

You are strongly encouraged to have your application for admission and all supporting documents at Mount Royal by February 1 to be considered for Early Admission. For programs with a February 1 application deadline, the application for admission and all supporting documents (required for admission assessment) must be received by this date. Many programs remain open for applications beyond this date. Check Program Offerings for an up to date list of open and closed programs.

View the English Language Proficiency (ELP) requirement if your first language (learned and understood) is not English to ensure you can demonstrate adequate knowledge in the areas of reading, writing, listening and speaking in the English language to be successful at Mount Royal. A change has recently been approved for the ELP requirements so note the following requirements depending on the semester you are applying for.

Visit our Residence page for information on housing options and to apply to live on campus.

Application opens on Oct. 1 and is ongoing.

Accommodation for student residence is guaranteed for those who apply and pay their residence deposit by June 15 for the Fall Semester.

To be eligible for scholarships and bursaries, you must apply for Early Admission from Oct 1 - Feb. 1. You will need your Mount Royal student ID number to apply for awards. Your ID will be sent to you by email once you apply for admission. Apply for scholarships and bursaries from Oct. 1 to March 1.

Admission decisions will begin to be made in November or December and will continue on an ongoing basis into July and August.

You can log into your mr4u account to check your admission status online. Login information will be emailed to you once you apply.

You will receive an official letter in the mail from Mount Royal with our admission decision.

If you are admitted to Mount Royal, you may receive a conditional offer of admission or a final offer of admission.

Conditional offer of admission: You have one or more items (conditions) outstanding. These items will be noted on your conditional admission letter and may include specific admission requirements or outstanding final, official documents. You will receive final admission if these conditions are met by the deadline.

Final offer of admission: You have met all admission requirements and conditions and you are fully admitted.