Apply to a Program
To get started, sign up for an EducationPlannerBC account:
Submitting an online application requires a credit card to pay the application fee.
Once you begin an online application, you can save it and return as often as you like prior to your final submission.
Alternately, you can print an application form. A completed form can be delivered to Enrolment Services; however, this may result in processing delays.
Canadian citizen or permanent resident: $31.64
International applicants: $100.00
*Application fees are non-refundable
TRU begins accepting applications for most programs on October 1.
Unless noted below as a program-specific deadline, deadlines to apply for admission are as follows. Not all programs have winter and summer intakes. Applicants who apply by these deadlines, and submit all required documentation, will receive an admission decision prior to the start of registration. Some programs will continue to accept applications beyond these deadlines where space is available.
|Fall (September)||May 1|
|Winter (January)||September 1|
|Summer (May)||January 1|
Program-specific application deadlines
|Bachelor of Education, Elementary||Admissions open until all seats are filled.||Fall (September) intake only|
|Bachelor of Science in Nursing||January 31|
|Respiratory Therapy Diploma||February 28 (extended for domestic students)|
|Veterinary Technology Diploma||February 1|
|Juris Doctor (Law)||February 10|
|Bachelor of Education (Secondary)
Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)
|Bachelor of Social Work||Admissions open until all seats are filled.|
|Trades Foundation and Apprenticeship Programs||Intake dates vary. Applications are accepted year-round.|
|Graduate programs||Intake dates and application deadlines vary. See Graduate Studies for details.|
Application deadlines that fall on a weekend or a statutory holiday will be extended to the next working day.