Alumni Benefits Program

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.

Apply for an Alumni Access Card


The TRU Alumni Access/ Alumni Benefits program is undergoing major changes. Discounts currently offered are listed below.
Check back in January 2022 for a new look and more exciting new offers.
Last updated: November 25, 2021

Alumni Access Card Benefits

LocationSavingsTerms and Conditions

Accomodations and Travel

Delicious Mountain Ski Chalets (Les Allues, France)

10% off the accomodation price of any ski chalet holidays in Meribel listed on to external site 

Applies to you and your group.  To qualify contact the resort by email with a photo of your Alumni Benefits Card. Email: Website: to external site

My Ireland Tour

10% discount off escorted group tour The Castle and Backroads 2022; 10% discount off escorted group tour Six-day Iconic Scenes of Ireland 2022; 5% discount off all other 2022 escorted group tours. 

Applies to you and your group. Contact from a TRU email or attach a snapshot of TRU Alumni Benefits card.

Sparkling Hill Resort and Spa (Vernon, BC)

40% discount from the ‘Standard Rate’ as advertised online.

 10% off regularly priced year-round packages. 

Reservations must be booked between January 1 and December 30, 2021. Discount only applicable to Standard Rate, not applicable to rany other rates or promotions that may be offered. Offer not applicable to Penthouse Suites. 

Packages offer is applicable to the following packages to book a reservation to stay between January 1st and December 30th, 2021:

  • 2-night Introductory Health & Wellness Package

  • 2-night Couples Escape Package

  • 2-night Girls’ Getaway Package

  • 5-night Whole Body Wellness Package

  • 7-night Renew Yourself Cleanse Package

  • 7-night Stay Young and Healthy Wellness Package

  • 7-night Healthy Lifestyle Wellness Package

Packages can only be booked through our reservations department by emailing or by phone call 1-877-275-1556. This offer is not applicable to Penthouse Suites.

Book online links to external sitewith promo code: TRUAF or call 1.877.275.1556 and quote: TRUAF/PERKS. Terms and conditions apply.


South Thompson Inn & Conference Centre (Kamloops, BC)   

10% off best available rate.   

Blackout dates apply. Not valid on long weekends.
Call 250-573-3777 or email

Sun Peaks Grand Hotel (Sun Peaks, BC)   

10-15% off the best available rate. 

Booking Link Here: TRU Alumni Hotel Discount at the Sun Peaks Grand Hotellinks to external site
All room reservations must be booked online using the booking link. The discounts will NOT be available by calling the hotel. All room reservations must be made at least 7 days prior to arrival. Some black out periods apply (over Christmas and New Year, Family Day long weekend, spring break, etc). Weekends in the winter also require a 2-night minimum stay. 

Professional Development

TRU Continuing Studies - Management Skills for Supervisors (Kamloops, BC)

Exclusive 5% discount for TRU alumni on a three-part Management Skills for Supervisors program: over 70 hours of training that is integrated and structured involving a high level of participation. Click here for course description, dates and fees.links to external site

To register and receive the discount, contact Susan Ross, Community Coordinator for Continuing Studies, at or 778-220-3488.

TRU Continuing Studies - Project Management (Kamloops, BC)

Exclusive 5% discount for TRU alumni on Project Management courses: a variety of 2-5 day introductory to advanced courses and exam preparation for the Project Management Professional (PMP) designation. Click here for course description, dates and fees.links to external site

To register and receive the discount, contact Susan Ross, Community Coordinator for Continuing Studies, at or 778-220-3488.

Retail and Merchandise

Bobs Footwear and Apparel (Williams Lake, BC)

10% off

Must present TRU Alumni Benefits card at the time of purchase.

TRU Bookstore (Kamloops, BC)

10% off TRU crested giftware and clothing with promo code TRUALUM10.

20% off TRU 50th Anniversary merchandise with promo code TRU50ALUM.

Does not include other retail items.

One coupon code per transaction. Must enter Alumni Access card ID number at checkout. 





Bell Mobility Canada   

Affinity Partner. Switch to Canada’s best national network* and get big deals on phones and plans for you and your family. 

Visit to external site or call 1 833-237-0603 to learn more. Follow TRU Alumni social media pages for special limited-time offers.

TD Insurance

Affinity Partner. As a trusted partner, the TD Insurance Meloche Monnex Program is dedicated to helping Thompson Rivers University alumni get access to preferred insurance rates on home, condo and tenant coverage.

For more information or to get a quote visit to external site or call 1-866-293-9730


Daya Counselling and Consulting  

20% off counselling and consulting services. 

This offer is for new clients only and refers to individual, couples, and family counselling services. Consulting services include anti-racism training and facilitation for schools, organizations, and corporations. This offer does not apply to family law reports and services. 


Sports and Entertainment

Big Little Science Centre (Kamloops, BC)   

$2.00 off admission.

Must present TRU Alumni Benefits card.

Broadway Across Canada

Special rates on performances all across Canada: Calgary, Edmonton, Montreal, Ottawa, Regina, Vancouver.

Click here to be redirected to the discounted tickets page.links to external site

Edmonton Oilers (Edmonton, AB)   

Discounted rates for single tickets on select home games. 

Click here for the exclusive ticket link.links to external site 

Calgary Flames
(Calgary, AB)      

Discounted rates for single tickets on select home games. 

Sign up for the Student Rush list to be notified of limited last-minute deals at great prices.    

Ticket Link.links to external site

Student Rush sign up. links to external site

Planet Woman Ladies Fitness (Kamloops, BC)

$0 Enrollment. No joining fees.

Must bring TRU Alumni Benefits card to receive discount.

Twin Anchors Houseboat Vacations (Sicamous, BC) 

10% off houseboat rentals

Applies at time of booking. New bookings only. Not valid over long weekends. 

Not valid in conjunction with other discounts. 

Restrictions apply. Call 1-800-663-4026 for details.

TRU WolfPack   

50% off TRU WolfPack single-game home game tickets and all-access season passes.

For more information and to book visit gowolfpack.calinks to external site.

TRU Libraries
Alumni can borrow physical books from the TRU Libraries with their Alumni Access benefits card. You will need to first activate your card by visiting a TRU Library help desk. Alumni also have access to digital resources, listed at

Apply for an Alumni Access Card

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

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