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Important notices 

Masks are mandatory

Wear a mask or face covering at all times when others are present (in private and public spaces), unless alone in a room where a door can be closed.  This applies to students, employees, contractors and visitors.

Wear a mask or face covering outdoors if you cannot maintain a 2-metre distance from others.  Please bring your own mask. Review how to safely don a mask.

Employees who have concerns about the safety of wearing a mask during a particular activity should contact Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) for advice at Employees who require a medical exemption should contact

Students who require a medical exemption should contact

Thank you for your continuous cooperation in keeping our campus and Residence community safe.

Residence open for winter and Short-term Accommodations

In the light of the announcement that MRU will continue to be delivering winter courses primarily online, we want to assure you that residence will be open for those who need and want to live on campus. We will be following all Alberta Health Services and provincial directives with everyone's safety in mind.

Our cancellation process remains unchanged. Please review our Cancellation Information if you are thinking of cancelling your application.

We are also offering Short-term Accommodations for MRU students that need to be on campus or in Calgary for a short period of time.

COVID-19 Guest Policy

In accordance with the provincial guidelines, Residents are not to have any guests within their residence units. This means that ANY guests, both non residents and current residents are not to be invited over to your unit.

Please read our full Policy

COVID-19 updates

For future updates regarding COVID-19, please refer to this page.

Food Services

The Table at MRU will be closed as of Wednesday, April 14 for the spring and summer months. Please visit in July for reopening details and information on fall dining plans. Select vendors remain open in Wyckham House.



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