Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Access Card Benefits

Don't miss out on the best deals exclusive for TRU Alumni!

TRU Alumni are:

Individuals who have successfully completed at least 18 credits or who have been awarded a credential such as a Certificate, Diploma, or Degree at one or more of the following: Cariboo College, University College of the Cariboo, and/or Thompson Rivers University.

Alumni Access Cards are not granted to current TRU students or previous students who have not been awarded a credential (i.e. Degree, Diploma, or Certificate) within the year previous to applying to receive a card.

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Alumni Access Card Benefits
LocationSavingsTerms and Conditions
Accomodations and travel
Accent Inns Preferred Rates. Call toll free at 1.800.663.0298 and quote TRU Alumni to access Preferred Rates.
Budget Car & Truck Rental 10% discount on all car and truck rentals. Applicable in any Budget location in BC and Vancouver Island excluding those in the city of Vancouver or Victoria. Show your access card in store to have discount applied.
Standard car rental Terms and Conditions apply. Does not apply to storage.
Delicious Mountain Chalets 10% off the accomodation price of any chalet holiday listed on Applies to you and your group. To qualify, contact from an e-mail ending in or attach a snapshot of your TRU Alumni Access Card.
The Plaza Hotel Preferred Rates, complimentary full buffet, access to the YMCA Fitness Facility and Pool, 10% discount at Aina Organic Spa, Free international calls. Coming soon! Free local hotel shuttle service Services only available while registered guest. Must show TRU Alumni Access Card at check-in to receive discounts. Call toll free 1-877-877-5292 Ext. 103 or local 250-377-8075 ext. 103 to book.
Hotel Zed Preferred Rates. Call toll free at 1.800.663.0298 and quote TRU Alumni to access Preferred Rates.
My Ireland Tour

10% Discount on the 2018 "Castle and Backroads" tour and the 2018 "Six-day Iconic Escorted Group Tour of Ireland"

Applies to you and your group. Please contact with a TRU E-mail address or attach a snapshot of your TRU Alumni Access Card.
South Thompson Inn & Conference Centre Kamloops 10% off best available rate. Subject to room availability and not valid on long weekends.  
Sparkling Hill 40% off the 'Standard Rate' at Sparkling Hill. Book online with promo code: TRUAF or call 1.877.275.1556 and quote: TRUAF/PERKS. Terms and Conditions.
TRU Residence and Conference Centre

Accommodation Discount: Two bedroom suite $89.95 - Four bedroom suite $169.95

Meeting space discount: full day rental $100.00 (Multi media Room & 9th Floor Boardroom only

Must show alumni card at check-in to receive discount.
Optiks Optometry 15% off eye exams and/or contact lense fitting fees.  
TD Insurance Affiinity Partner. Preferred Rates on Home and Auto Insurance for TRU Alumni. Click here for details.
Retail and Merchandise
Kamloops Florist 10% off on product and service. In store purchases only
Kamloops Petland

50% off Betta fish with purchase of starter kit.

10% off any one dog or cat treat with purchase of dog or cat food.

In Store Purchases Only.
TRU Bookstore 10% off TRU crested giftware and clothing. Excludes: frames, textbooks, sale items, certain giftware, graduation rings. Alumni must show their Alumni Access Card to receive discount.
Frick and Frack Tap House

15% off regular price food items and non-alcoholic beverages.

Discount not applicable to specialty priced foods (i.e. Wednesday Wings, Appy Hour Appies etc.)
Sports and Entertainment
Balanced Kinesiology 15% off monthly fee online training. Must commit to three months online training.
BC Wildlife Park $2 off any regular admission rate Effective January 1st, 2018 - December 31, 2018
BIG Little Science Centre $2 off entry per family. Must show alumni card at time of ticket purchase to claim discount. Can be applied to individual entry.
Bruker Marina & Beach Club 10% discount on all rental items at marina. 10% off fishing and wake board charters and lessons. 4th boat rental no charge. Must pay gas and damage deposit. Must be same card holder.
Kamloops Hot Yoga 10% off regular priced memberships. Cannot be applied to drop-ins, IntroPass, or monthly specials.
Kamloops Symphony TRU Alumni receive tickets for $36.00 Use coupon TRUALUM on the Kamloops Live Box Office site. Does not apply to Chamber Music at the Rex concerts.
Niagara Vintage Wine Tours $10 off per person on groups of two or more.

Contact Natalie at or toll free 1-866-628-5428 and quote "TRU10".

Terms and conditions apply.

Planet Woman Ladies Fitness 50% off Enrollment. 50% off tanning lotions (Valleyview Location only) Must show card to receive discounts.
Western Canada Theatre

Buy one WCT Single Ticket; Get One 50% off.

Both tickets must be for same performance Second ticket must be of equal value or less to first. Tickets may be booked, based on seat availability, by presenting the TRU Alumni Access Card to the Kamloops Live! Box Office at 1025 Lorne Street, 250-374-5483
TRU Wolfpack Athletics 50% off game day admission for soccer, basketball or volleyball games. Regular season only. 

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Ensure you have your TRU Alumni Access Card with you when accessing discounts.