Book an appointment

Who can book an appointment?

Current students and graduates of full-time and part-time credit programs, including Personal Fitness Trainer, Massage Therapy and the Funeral Services program can book appointments to get professional coaching on multiple career and job search topics.

  • First-year students: Clarify your career path and begin building job search material, using resources, and finding contacts that will help guide your career early on.
  • Students in mid-program: Put your knowledge into practice by connecting with opportunities, associations and professionals in your field of interest. Get work-related experience before you graduate.
  • Soon-to-be graduates and graduates: Implement an effective career and job search plan and get that competitive edge to ensure you succeed in your career.

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What topics/areas can I get assistance with?

You can receive coaching and information on a variety of career and job search topics including:

  • Explore your skills, interests and abilities to identify career paths
  • Discover occupations that fit your certificate, diploma or degree
  • Learn effective job search strategies
  • Prepare for success at job interviews
  • Create marketing material: resumes, cover letters and portfolios
  • And other career or employment topics

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How do I book an appointment?


  • Career Services
  • Email:
  • A Career Development Coordinator will phone you at your scheduled meeting time

To book an appointment you will be required to provide:

  • First name and surname
  • MRU student ID number
  • Program registered in and/or graduated from
  • Year of graduation (if applicable)
  • Telephone number

We ask that you e-mail a copy of your resume prior to the appointment as this helps the coordinator prepare for your meeting. Email your resume to

Career Services can retrieve your ID number if you present government-issued photo identification in person to the Career Services department located in A200 Kerby Hall. We can no longer provide student ID numbers via email. If you cannot visit us in person, please contact the Office of the Registrar at 403.440.3435 or

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Can I book more than one appointment?

Yes. Students can book more than one appointment with a Career Development Coordinator. If the amount of appointments exceeds three in any given semester, the Coordinator and student will review progress and discuss further assistance. For additional coaching, or at a student's request, referrals are also made to a variety of community services that offer more extensive career development and job search assistance.

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Career Services FOIP Notification Statement - The personal information that you provide to Mount Royal University is collected under the authority of the Post-Secondary Learning Act and Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy (FOIP) Act - section 33(c). The information will be used for the purposes of administering Career Services activities including, but not limited to, communicating with students regarding events, facilitating Work Experience opportunities, managing job postings and collaborating with Industry Partners to encourage their ongoing participation and support concerning various activities within Career Services. Additionally, MRU also collects personal information for the purposes of carrying out its business and operations with students and alumni, including but not limited to statistical research, funding, planning and marketing purposes. For more information (about Alumni Relations), please click here.

Questions regarding the collection of personal information can be directed to: Operations Coordinator - Career Services, Mount Royal University - A200, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW - Calgary, AB - T3E 6K6 - 403.440.6307 -