EAL/ESL Full Time Program

International Students - Application Information


  • You must be at least 18 years old, or
  • If you are under 18 years of age and have finished high school, you must have a legal custodian in Calgary. Contact Citizenship and Immigration Canada for details. We will not process your application until we have received the proper custodian documents and original high school transcripts.
  • Apply before the deadline to allow time to apply for a study permit, passport and make travel plans.
  • Read the Refund and Transfer to Another Term policy.
  • Term Dates Application Deadline
    Spring 2020 April 1 - June 25, 2020 March 25, 2020
    Fall 2020 September 3 - December 9, 2020 August 15, 2020
    Winter 2020 January 6 - April 12, 2021 Dec. 15, 2021
  • You must be registered in a minimum of two terms of the full-time English Language program
  • Choose the option for Conditional Admission and complete the information required on the full-time English Language program application form
  • Include the $100 non-refundable application fee for Open Studies
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  • Mount Royal student residences are fully equipped apartments and townhouses, and are just a short walk to class. You may apply online for residence after receiving your letter of acceptance into the English Language program, and have an MRU student ID number.
  • If you wish to live in a homestay, Canada Homestay Network is one of your options. CHN_logo
  • You may also choose to arrange your own accommodation. Check out the other options and resources available.
  • Airport Transfer: There are always authorized taxis waiting outside of the arrivals area of the Calgary international airport with someone there to assist you. The cost for a taxi from the airport to MRU is approximately $60. There are also many other transportation options to choose from.
  • Pay your fees.
  • After you pay your fees, we will mail you an official letter of acceptance.
  • Use your letter(s) of acceptance to apply for your Study Permit. (See the Government of Canada website for information on how to apply.)
  • Contact us to arrange your placement test (one week before class starts)
The Student Information Guide contains answers to the most frequently asked questions.


Who can I contact?

E-mail: mrulanguages@mtroyal.ca
Phone: 403.440-5100
Location: We Have Moved! Our new location is G208, Lincoln Park Campus, 4825 Mount Royal Gate SW