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Celebrating Alumni

The Mount Royal Alumni Association has celebrated alumni achievement and impact since 1984. Throughout the decades, several alumni awards programs have recognized more than 90 alum and marked Mount Royal’s evolution from college to university.

This year, the MRU Alumni Association is launching the Outstanding Alumni Awards, to celebrate and recognize alum who exemplify Mount Royal’s vision and values in their profession and community.



Outstanding Alumni Award Nominees

This year’s nominees are systems thinkers, advocates, leaders, storytellers and
compassionate caretakers, making a significant impact on their communities and beyond.

The award recipients will be announced in Fall 2023. 

























Outstanding Alumni Awards Value Categories

The Outstanding Alumni Awards recognizes Mount Royal alumni who exemplify the vision and values of Mount Royal in their professional work and/or community activities. Mount Royal University is a unique place and a community that celebrates authenticity, boldness, belonging, inquisitiveness, and transformation. 

The Mount Royal Alumni Association bestows the Outstanding Alumni Awards annually on alumni who continue to represent the vision and values of their alma mater; opening minds and changing lives.







The Process

Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding the Outstanding Alumni Awards, please
contact the Office of Alumni Relations at

This awards and recognition program was co-created with alumni volunteers. A special thanks to: 

Shifrah Gadamsetti; Karen Gallagher-Burt; Eric Bennett; Molli Bennett; Dylan Harris; Andrea van Vugt; Mark Sollis
Alumni Programs Specialist: Johanna Clark
MRU Alumni Council