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GOAL: $250,000










This year on Tuesday, Nov. 30, Mount Royal University will host its first ever Giving Day. This 24-hour campaign is a way to celebrate philanthropy on campus and highlight the impact of our generous donor community. Join us to hear stories from students, faculty and alumni as they share their Mount Royal experiences. We know there are a million reasons to give to MRU students ... what's yours?


Giving Day Featured Projects

Click on one of the projects listed below to learn more and donate.

Help us build on the excitement of MRU Giving Day by building up the the 50/50 raffle pot! One lucky winner will win half of the money raised in this raffle, while the other half will go directly to supporting MRU Students and programs.

The Raffle is now closed



Want to get involved? Demonstrate your MRU pride and spread the word about Giving Day by becoming an Ambassador!

MRU Giving Day Ambassador Toolkit



There are a million reasons to give to MRU students... what's yours? 


Donate to MRU Giving Day



Giving Day Challenges

First online donation received closest to 8am MST November 30.

Give Now!

Prize: MRU Gift Basket




Post a picture of an item you've purchased in November at one of our Alumni owned businesses and you could win!

Prize: MRU Alumni owned Gift Basket




The online donation received by 5:00pm MST November 30 from the furthest point from MRU campus will win $1,000 for the program or area of their choice. Give Now!

Prize: $1,000 to the area of the winner's choice




Get your cameras and phones out! Show us the next generation of MRU grads by posting a picture of your baby or child (nieces, nephews, grandkids, or friends are welcome!) wearing MRU gear or colours, using #MRUGivingDay.

Prize: Gift Certificate to a MRU Alumni owned business




If we have 400 unique donors by 7:59am on December 1, we will unlock an anonymous donation to our scholarship program. 

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The Last online gift received closest to 7:59am MST on December 1.

Give Now!

Prize: MRU Gift Basket




We challenged each Cougars team to reach 25 gifts and surpass their previous year's gift total.  Give Now!

Prize: $1,000 to the area of your choice




Post a photo of your pet with some MRU blue. Use #MRUGivingDay and call out the school, program, or cause you support. The winner will be selected and posted on the MRU Giving Day website.

Prize: Pet Gift Basket..........................................




Do you have a project you are interested in Championing this Giving Day? If your project gains the most traction and you have the most single project donors, you will win this "Follow the Leader" challenge! Give Now!

Prize: Gift Certificate to an MRU Alum owned business






The gift received closest to 19:10 MST wins!

Give Now!

Prize: MRU Gift Basket




Did you graduate between 2011 and 2021? This challenge is for you! A random draw of all recent grad donors. Give Now!

Prize: MRU Gift Basket




Giving Day is all about our students, here's a chance to blow off some steam while supporting your fellow students. Join us in the old library space for some jumbo sized games and treats - just tap to give and play! link will win this competition.

Prize: Gift Certificate to an MRU 




Our employee donors are always ready to support our students. A random draw from all of our employee donors will be held!

Give Now!A random draw from all of our employee donors will be held!will be held! A random draw from all of our employee Prize: MRU Gift Basket MRU Gift Basket MRU Gift Basket