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Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Where is TRU?

TRU is based in Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada

Kamloops is a modern city of 100,000 people (including 14,000 students). The safe, friendly environment of our city, combined with our spectacular natural setting, help to make Kamloops an ideal destination for international students. Kamloops is a 3.5-hour drive or 45-minute flight from Vancouver. 

Kamloops Campus

Located in the heart of Kamloops and overlooking the North and South Thompson Rivers, the TRU campus features plenty of green space, a botanical garden, and an impressive mix of historic and modern facilities.

TRU Quad 2013

A vibrant community of over 14,000 students from across Canada and around the world complete undergraduate and graduate degrees in addition to diplomas, apprenticeships, professional certificates, continuing studies, and ESL.

Please see the TRU website for more on Kamloops and our campus, or launch our virtual tour now. 


Williams Lake Campus

Williams Lake is a beautiful city located in the central interior of British Columbia. It is the largest urban centre between Kamloops and Prince George.

  • Area population of 36,000
  • Very affordable cost of living
  • Small class sizes with dedicated faculty
  • Close-knit campus community with student services
  • Diverse multicultural environment
  • Safe and friendly city

Please consult the Williams Lake campus website for more information.

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