Thompson Rivers University

Faculty of Law

Faculty of Law

Welcome to the Faculty of Law at Thompson Rivers University

Thompson Rivers University Faculty of Law offers a dynamic legal education located in the stunning natural beauty of British Columbia's Thompson Valley. Our three-year JD Program offers students a well-established curriculum taught by an outstanding group of legal academics with the benefit of state-of-the-art facilities in an award winning new law building that includes bright and modern classrooms and student study spaces.  It also houses a brand new state of the art law library. Students have the opportunity to participate in a wide variety of initiatives, including our innovative clinical education, competitive mooting, a national law journal, and student-run groups and activities. Thompson Rivers University Law is committed to student success and provides students with every opportunity to succeed as future legal professionals.

Studying law at Thompson Rivers University is an exciting opportunity to blaze a trail at one of Canada’s newest law schools. Our students are integrally involved in the process of building this new seat of legal learning and are uniquely positioned to influence the nature and values of a pioneering institution. Our graduates have achieved success in a wide variety of legal fields.

The Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin, P.C., Chief Justice of Canada celebrates the opening of the Faculty of Law at Thompson Rivers University with Jay Michi (TRU JD 2014).