Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

General Studies

Benefits

General Studies programs offer a multidisciplinary approach to education, allowing you to study a plethora of subjects: arts, science, social sciences and humanities. Follow your passion and create your own program by choosing from a wide range of courses that will fulfill your program requirements.

ProgramLevel
Certificate in General Studies College
Diploma in General Studies College
Bachelor of General Studies University

Before Registering or Applying

First, read about distance education and course delivery formats. Look at the program descriptions, which state the admission requirements (if any) and residency requirements. Be sure to familiarize yourself with the course descriptions, too.


Financial Assistance

You can apply for financial assistance if you meet specific place of residence requirements. See Student Awards & Financial Support.


Prior Learning Assessment and Recognition (PLAR)

If you have applied for or been admitted to an OL General Studies program, you may be eligible for credit based on an assessment of your prior learning. PLAR allows you to earn academic credits for knowledge, training and skills gained through work and life experience.


Contact

Email Student Services if you have any questions about our General Studies programs and courses.