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SAMRU on Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion

We’re only three days into the semester and we’ve heard from a number of students who are questioning, contrary to the University’s marketing slogan, whether they really belong here at MRU. We say, unequivocally, that you do belong. As students ourselves, we …

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Discounted bus tickets available now

UPDATE (November 5, 2020): MRU has deferred the U-Pass for the winter semester due to continued online course delivery. Discounted bus tickets* now available through the Winter 2021 semester. In partnership with Mount Royal University, SAMRU is pleased to continue offering discounted …

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Fall U-Pass cancellation statement

Fellow students: The U-Pass has been temporarily deferred until the Winter semester due to Covid-19 and Mount Royal’s transition to online course delivery. As such, students will not be charged any fees for the U-Pass this fall. The university consulted with your …

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Changes to MRU’s grading scheme for Winter 2020

SAMRU Representatives bring forward student concerns at General Faculties Council By Nathan Lawley, VP Academic On March 25, an emergency virtual meeting of MRU’s General Faculties Council was held. At this meeting, I seconded a motion to adjust the University’s grading scheme for …

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Students hurt by provincial budget cuts

March 2, 2020 — Last Thursday afternoon the Government of Alberta announced its budget for the coming year. Below is the information we know right now, recognizing that we will learn further details specific to Mount Royal in coming weeks. For the …