Portraits & Photos

Portrait & Photo Information

Congratulations Mount Royal University graduates! All your hard work has paid off and it’s time to capture the moment. Lifetouch Photography is honoured to be MRU’s primary graduation photographer and we look forward to bringing you memories to last a lifetime.

Booking an appointment

Lifetouch Photography is Mount Royal University's official grad portrait provider. Please sign up for an appointment online or call 403.255.5440. Grad portrait sittings are also available at Mount Royal on Convocation day on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Portrait sitting

Here are the details regarding your graduation portrait sitting:

  • There will be a $30 sitting fee
  • Please arrive five minutes early to fill out paperwork
  • Appointments take approximately 15 minutes
  • You will have six to eight different photos taken of you
  • Proofs and order forms will arrive at your home address three to four weeks after your appointment
  • Orders may be placed online, by phone or by mail

Attire suggestions

Please wear either a scoop or v-neck top for under your graduation gown, or a dress shirt and tie. Also, bring an outfit to represent yourself in a professional business portrait.

Ceremony photos

  • Compliments of the MRU Alumni Association, Lifetouch will be taking a picture of each graduate shaking hands with the president on stage.
  • Ordering information will be provided to graduates, along with a memento gift, after they cross the stage. Photos will be available online approximately one week following the ceremony.
  • Photographs and video taken at Convocation may be used for promotional purposes.

 Click here for information on how to prepare for your grad portrait session.