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Online TRU events

The following events are being held for the TRU community:

Celebrate the Wells Gray Education and Research Centre Opening

November 24, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

TRU is nearing the completion of a longstanding project—a neweducation and research centre near Wells Gray Provincial Park.? We?will mark the opening with a virtual event on Tuesday, November 24 from 1 – 2 p.m.?featuring?a panel discussion on the importance of this place from the perspectives of students, faculty and Indigenous peoples. It will...

Virtual Career Drop-in Sessions

November 4, 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Our career ambassadors are available to assist you with any questions you have about resumés, interviews or job preparation.

Virtual Therapy Dog Thursdays

November 26, 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Meet up with your favourite TRU pups online. Stay for five minutes, or the full 30.

TRU employee lunch and learn: Overcoming Burnout

December 2, 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Overwhelmed by the pressures of everyday work and home life? Learn some strategies to bring your life back into balance.

Virtual Therapy Dog Thursdays

December 3, 11:00 am - 11:30 am

Meet up with your favourite TRU pups online. Stay for five minutes, or the full 30.

TRU Job Fair 2021- “Wired for Career Success”

March 2, 10:00 am - 11:30 am

Find out which employers have committed to attending the 20thannual Job Fair.

More upcoming events

Winter semester is almost here!

Registration remains open for the winter semester beginning in January. We encourage you to complete your registration as soon as possible to get into the courses you need.

Need some assistance? Contact Enrolment Services by phone at 250-852-7000 or by email at You can also stop by and see us on campus in the Old Main building once you have completed the required COVID-19 safety training.

With your safety our top concern, only a few courses will be offered on campus this winter with strict safety precautions in place. Most courses will be delivered virtually so you can study from the safety — and comfort — of your own home.

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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

A remarkable year for TRU research

The Annual Report on Research is an online collection that highlights the groundbreaking research projects that have taken place at TRU in 2019-2020.

Children’s books send a message of hope and empathy

Thompson Rivers University (TRU) English Professor George Johnson released his first children’s picture book "How Hope Became an Activist" in October through UK publisher Dixi Books.

Student supports step up during pandemic

TRU faculty and staff pulled out all stops to ensure students were still supported, whether their needs were academic, financial, emotional or cultural.

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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