Thompson Rivers University

The Office of the President and Vice-Chancellor

Strategic Priorities

Read the final Strategic Priorities document that will shape TRU for the next five years.

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About the President

Dr. Alan Shaver was appointed TRU’s 3rd President and Vice-Chancellor in September 2010.

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President's Reports

A summary of campus news, events, and achievements by the TRU community.

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Celebrating outstanding achievements by TRU faculty, staff, students and alumni.

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The President and Vice-Chancellor is the chief executive officer, responsible to the Board of Governors and to the Senate for the supervision of Thompson Rivers University’s administrative and academic work. Staff and advisors support the President, including Vice-Presidents Academic and Provost, Finance and Administration, Advancement, Open Learning, and the Deans of the Faculties who are responsible for various academic and non-academic services of the University.