The world needs Arts

The skills you will learn in the classroom, in the field and in the community at home or abroad as a TRU Arts student are critical to success in the workplace, and in life.

Faculty of Arts

Faculty of Arts Student Town Hall - November 25, 2020 12:00-1:00pm

Join us for a Town Hall meeting with the Dean of Arts to discuss student successes and challenges this term and answer questions from students.

Winter semester is almost here!

Registration remains open for the winter semester beginning in January. We encourage you to complete your registration as soon as possible to get into the courses you need.

Need some assistance? Contact Enrolment Services by phone at 250-852-7000 or by email at You can also stop by and see us on campus in the Old Main building once you have completed the required COVID-19 safety training.

With your safety our top concern, only a few courses will be offered on campus this winter with strict safety precautions in place. Most courses will be delivered virtually so you can study from the safety — and comfort — of your own home.

DEAN'S CORNER » More from the Dean

Get the skills employers are looking for

TRU’s BC Student Outcomes survey results show about 90 per cent of Arts graduates said their education developed the necessary skills for the workplace, skills like communication, critical analysis, problem-solving, self-learning, and working with groups.

Why Arts?

Success stories

Read about the great things TRU Arts students have achieved.

Skylar Nakazawa
Steve Shortt
Jessica Wallace
Corey Cooper
Jessica Bowen
James Semaschuk

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Science students who took Arts electives

And are glad they did »

High school students

Get the jump on your university studies with TRU Start.

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