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Mount Royal University

Mount Royal University

Mount Royal University is dedicated to the success of its students. Located in Calgary, Mount Royal is an undergraduate university offering baccalaureate degrees, diploma and certificate programs to more than 14,000 undergraduate students. Students have chosen Mount Royal for more than a century because of its focus on personalized teaching and on learning informed by scholarship. Bachelor's degrees are available in arts, business administration, child studies, communications, computer information systems, criminal justice, education, health and physical education, interior design, midwifery, nursing and science.

Mount Royal students enjoy small class sizes, access to academic and student support services, and modern recreation and housing facilities. In addition, graduating undergraduate students receive help with finding meaningful employment.

The Faculty of Continuing Education and Extension and the Mount Royal University Conservatory provide personal and professional development opportunities. 


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Admissions and Recruitment Office
4825 Mount Royal Gate SW
Calgary, Alberta, T1A3Y6, Canada

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Application Date

First Day Applications Accepted

October 1

Last Day Applications Accepted

Applications accepted up to August 31 or until program is full.



The following programs have an application date of February 1:

  • Bachelor of Interior Design
  • Bachelor of Education
  • Bachelor of Midwifery
  • Bachelor of Nursing
Standard Admission Requirements
  1. Degree Programs - Five appropriate Grade 12 subjects with a minimum average of 65% (some programs require a higher average), and no grade below 50%, as well as program-specific requirements. Admission is competitive therefore the average required to gain admission varies by program. Some degree programs have additional screening criteria.
  2. Special Admission - mature applicants (21 years of age or older) and those who have completed at least 8 transferable post-secondary subjects are required to present the specific courses required by the program. Admission is competitive, therefore the average required to gain admission varies by program.
  3. Diploma and Certificate Programs - Applicants must have completed five appropriate Grade 12 subjects with an overall minimum average of 60% and no grade below 50%. Admission to Mount Royal programs is competitive, therefore the average required to gain admission varies by program. Some diploma programs have additional screening criteria.
  4. Continuing Education programs - register through Continuing Education Registration. No application required for most programs.


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