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Get a taste of the TRU experience through the eyes of our current students. Follow their journey on our @trufuturestudents Instagram and explore their blog posts for exclusive tips, tricks and insights on life in Kamloops.
Which Residence is Right for You?Wednesday, January 24 2024
At some point in your college search, you may have thought to yourself “Where am I going to live?”. Well it turns out, you’re not alone. Being new to...
A Student’s Experience Completing Co-opWednesday, January 17 2024
What is Co-op? Co-op also known as cooperative education at Thompson Rivers University is a way to integrate applied knowledge into your degree known as work terms. Work terms...
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Information and resources
Walking alongside you is our Services for Indigenous Students team, supporting your transition to university life with mentoring, life skills coaching, counselling and other services.Learn More
TRU's International Student Advisors (ISAs) provide guidance and support to international students both before your arrival in Canada and during your program. Please feel free to contact one of our ISAs directly. You can write to us in English or in another language you share with one of the ISAs.Learn More
Here, you’ll enjoy a quiet and affordable lifestyle, with all the amenities of a larger centre, and with four seasons of spectacular outdoor adventures in your own beautiful backyard.Learn More
Reach your potential. Complete your degree. Change careers. Change your life. TRU supports students wherever they are and Open Learning provides flexible online and distance learning for everyone.Learn More
High school and community educators
You play a key role in guiding students through the university admissions process. We look forward to working with you to help your students decide if the Thompson Rivers University is right for them.Learn More
Mature students are an important and valuable part of TRU’s student body. The life experience and hands-on skills that these students bring into the classroom are additional learning opportunities for other students, as well as faculty.Learn More
Beyond the classroom
Co-op, Career Services and Experiential Learning
Enhance your education with career-related work experience — in the classroom or in the community. Connect your education to the career you want.Learn More
Experience life, culture and make new connections while studying abroad. Learn more by attending an info session which are held throughout the academic year.Learn More
Take part in award winning athletics programs and compete nationally. Kamloops is the tournament capital of Canada with the Tournament Capital Centre right here on campus.Learn More