Nursing Student Support

Nursing advising

We're here to help nursing students in BScN,MN and MN-NP programs. Drop in or make an appointment for help with:

  • Course selection
  • Course permissions
  • Campus referrals
  • Study abroad

Contact nursing advising

Be sure to include your student ID in your email or voicemail.

Frequently asked questions

When do I need to meet with a nursing advisor?

You should come meet with us at the beginning of your program, some time within your first year. You are welcome to come see us any time after that with further questions.

Why do I need to meet with a nursing advisor?

We will assist you with program planning and will provide referrals when necessary. We want to keep you on track for graduation.

When do I need to apply for graduation and how do I do that?

You must apply before March 31 of your graduating year. This is done through your myTRU account in the Academic Records section.

Student support

Program plan and structure

Transfer credits


Health and wellness

TRU's School of Nursing is committed to supporting our students’ health and wellness. As a TRU nursing student, you have access to the many services and support programs.

In addition, support for all TRU students is listed in Current Students.

Here 2 Talk gives BC post-secondary students free access to confidential counselling and 24/7 mental health support. Their app provides a platform to access resources or to start a private chat/call with a trained counsellor.

Distance learning

All courses in the following programs are offered online as well:

  • Health Care Assistant
  • Interprofessional Mental Health Practise
  • Interprofessional Substance Use Practise
  • Return to Registered Nurse Practise
  • Seniors Living Management

Learn more at Open Learning. The majority of elective courses for the BScN and MN program are also available online, and more courses are being added.

Contact us

Advising and student inquiries or
Dean's office
Practice placement
Open Learning