Student Information

Student Information

Visit for the latest information on COVID-19 measures at Mount Royal University. Check out Welcome to campus for what to expect as in-person professional development returns to campus in Spring 2022.

Your MRU account

  1. Activating and logging into MyMRU
    When logging into MyMRU for the first time, you must activate your MyMRU account. Ensure that you have your student ID number, which is provided on your course confirmation form and then follow the instructions in the link above to obtain a username and password.
  2. Forgot your MRU ID number?
    If you have been employed at MRU, applied for program admission or attended a course or summer camp (non-credit, credit, The Conservatory or International Education), you have an MRU ID number. If you have forgotten your MRU ID number, select Look Up Student ID.

    If you are not able to retrieve your MRU student ID by this method, contact the Continuing Education Registration office at 403.440.3833 or for help retrieving your login information upon confirmation of your personal details.

    Forgot your PIN?
    If you have forgotten the PIN that was issued when you logged in to the online registration system, click on Forgot PIN? A reminder will be sent to the e-mail address that you provided when you registered.

    If you no longer have access to the e-mail address that you originally provided or are unsure of the address, contact Continuing Education Registration at 403.440.3833 or to verify your personal information.

  3. Access your MyMRU email account
    Students are required to use their Mount Royal University student email account for course correspondence with instructors and staff. Go to the homepage and click on the email link at the top right hand corner, directly below the site banner. Enter your username and password.

BlackboardMount Royal uses the Blackboard Learning Management System for online courses and some classroom courses.
See Blackboard System requirements.

Please note your Blackboard course site will be available on or before the course start date. Refer to your Confirmation of Registration for specific dates and course information.

Online course tutorial

Want tips on navigating the Blackboard Learning Management System to prepare for your online course? Register for a free online course tutorial.

Important: Refer to your Confirmation of Registration for course specific information.

Online courses: Log in to Blackboard to access your course information, online curriculum, required readings, and assignments. Use your MRU username and password to access the Blackboard course site.

Classroom courses: Your classroom course may use Blackboard to distribute course information, course materials, required readings, and assignments. Printed copies of course materials will not be provided. Refer to your Confirmation of Registration for more information. Use your MRU username and password to access the Blackboard course site.

Note: Please print a copy of the course materials to bring to the first class OR bring a laptop/electronic device to class to access the course materials online through Blackboard.

If you have additional questions, please contact us.

Student learning supportInformation on supports available to students, such as Student Learning Services, Access and Inclusion Services, Student Counselling and Campus Equity & Meaningful Inclusion.

Access and Inclusion Services
If you require learning accommodations, please contact Access and Inclusion Services immediately and complete the Public Request Form. Due to the volume of requests, you are encouraged to complete the form well in advance of your course start date.

Technical support

Contact the Information Service Desk or IT Service Desk: t. 403.440.6000, e. or on their website.

Wireless access

Funding opportunities

Canada-Alberta Job Grant
The Canada-Alberta Job Grant (CAJG) covers 2/3 of eligible training costs for employers — up to $10,000 per employee per year. Employers can access up to $300,000 per fiscal year. If hiring and training an unemployed Albertan, up to 100% of training costs could be covered, up to $15,000 per trainee. Find out more on how your training at Mount Royal can benefit from the CAJG.

Windmill Microlending
Windmill Microloans is a registered charity that offers microloans to help skilled immigrants and refugees continue their careers in Canada. Affordable loans of up to $15,000 can be used to pay for Canadian licensing or training. Windmill offers newcomer-friendly repayment terms as well as coaching and a mentorship program. Find out more about how Windmill Microloans can support your career success.

Other resources