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

Fall 2020 course delivery

All Faculty of Arts courses are being delivered in an alternative virtual format, with the exception of visual and performing arts courses. » Learn More


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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


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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Which Arts major are you?

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