Are you an international student registered for MRU classes in the Fall 2024 and Winter 2025 semester?

Sign up for our webinar series. Join one or all webinars throughout the year to get ready for classes, remain up to date on immigration matters, and learn Mount Royal University services. 

 

1) Study Permit Application Information Session 

Join our Study Permit Application Webinar to get guidance on applying for your first study permit and writing a strong study plan. Ask questions, meet MRU's international education staff, and connect with other international students. Don't miss out!


Date/time:


March 7, 2024, 9 – 11 a.m. MST
March 20, 2024, 2 – 4 p.m. MST
April 23, 2024, 9 – 11 a.m. MST
May 22, 2024, 2 – 4 p.m. MST
June 6, 2024, 9 – 11 a.m. MST

 

2) Living in Calgary - On and Off Campus

 During this information session, you'll get a comprehensive overview of your housing options, both on and off campus. Our representatives from Residence Services will provide insights on the advantages of living on campus, including community, costs, and other perks. You'll also gain valuable information on commuting and living off campus.


Date/time: 

 

 May 8, 2024, 1 – 3 p.m. MST
June 5, 2024, 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. MST

 

 

3) Healthcare and Wellness in Calgary 

 We invite you to join our upcoming information session on health care coverage and wellness, where you'll have the opportunity to learn from experts in the field. Our esteemed speakers include representatives from: - Alberta Health Services, who will provide insights on the Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan and how to access health care services in Calgary - MRU Wellness Services, who will offer valuable information on the wellness resources available to you as an MRU student -SAMRU benefits, who will explain the extended health and dental coverage offered through the Students' Association of Mount Royal University.

 

Date/time:

 

 

 July 4, 2024, 2 – 4 p.m. MST
August 8, 2024, 2 – 4 p.m. MST

 

4) Renting 101 

 Join our webinar for MRU students, offering a review of renting in Calgary. We will cover everything from understanding key rental terms to navigating roommate concerns and resolving disputes! Whether starting, living in, or ending a tenancy, equip yourself with the knowledge and resources necessary for a successful rental experience in Calgary. Brought to you by Service Alberta and Red Tape Reduction.

 

Date/time:

 June 20, 2024, 9 - 10 a.m. MST


 

5) Getting Ready for Classes 

 Learn how to plan out your first semester, prepare for each class, make the most of in-class time, and solidify your learning after class. Understand the importance of building strong relationships with your professors, and find out where to get help with your assignments.

Date/time:

 August 22, 2024, 10 - 11:15 am MST

 

6) Academic Culture in Canada

 What behaviours are expected in MRU classrooms? What is the grading system and what does it mean to be in "good academic standing?" What are academic integrity and academic misconduct? In this 75-minute webinar, you'll get answers to these questions and more!

 

Date/time:

 August 28, 2024, 2 - 3:15 pm MST