What will the fall semester look like?

Our 2020 fall semester will be unlike any other. We’re expecting the unexpected, and planning how to make an unusual year a great year.

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Future students

We are still accepting program applications for the fall semester.

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Current students

Registration for the fall semester is now open.

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Online information sessions

The following webinars are being offered for future and returning students:

Indigenous Student Education Facebook Live

August 20, 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Learn more about the supports available for Indigenous students. And learn how to access those supports.

TRU Orientation: Mature & Transfer Student Orientation

September 3, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This orientation provides new-to-TRU students with information about the services and resources available for support.

TRU Orientation: Welcome Ceremony

September 8, 10:00 am - 11:00 am

Join us for the LIVE new-to-TRU formal welcome to the University. This jam-packed hour will be full of information about the academic year.

TRU Orientation: Graduate Student Orientation

September 8, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Meet graduate student mentors, faculty and staff from your program, and learn about campus support resources available.

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It’s good to be here.

At Thompson Rivers University, student success is our priority. We empower our students to reach their goals with on-campus and online learning options, individualized student services, hands-on learning opportunities, and a diverse, inclusive environment.

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How to find us

A hub for travel, Kamloops is 3.5 hours from Vancouver, and a day’s drive from Calgary, Prince George, Victoria or Seattle.

From the Newsroom

TRU records unprecedented research grant success

The federal government has invested $500,000 in research projects that explore Secwepemctsín language, the history of unbelief in Canada, and BC’s opioid epidemic.

TRU heads collaborative research into wildfires

The Province of BC has invested $5 million for the establishment of the BC Research Chair in Predictive Services, Emergency Management and Fire Science, to be based at TRU.


TRU introduces First-Year Student Resiliency Fund

Thompson Rivers University has created new bursaries and awards for first-year students embarking on their studies amid the global pandemic.

More from the TRU Newsroom

Thompson Rivers University campuses are on the traditional lands of the Tk'emlúps te Secwépemc (Kamloops campus) and the T’exelc (Williams Lake campus) within Secwépemc'ulucw, the traditional and unceded territory of the Secwépemc people. Our region also extends into the territories of the Stat’imc, Nlaka’pamux, Nuxalk, Tsilhqot'in, Dakelh and Métis peoples.

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