Business and Economics

Advising and Support

We offer academic advising and support services for prospective and current students.

COVID-19 notice

In alignment with the decision by TRU to suspend all face-to-face on-campus classes, the advising office is providing alternatives to the way we offer student services. These options are in place until further notice.

To receive assistance with any academic questions or concerns, please contact our advisors through email. Advisors are actively answering incoming inquiries during normal operational hours.

For the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding COVID-19 at TRU, please visit TRU COVID-19 Response.

Get connected to the undergraduate program advising team virtually!

We can help answer your questions related to your SOBE program.

» Monday to Thursday, 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (PST)

If you are using a mobile device, you will need to download Microsoft Teams from the App Store or Google Play.

There may be a wait time of 15-30 minutes. We appreciate your patience.

Meet the advising team

First and second year BBA students

Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Other inquiries

Undergraduate Advising Form

Location: Soon to be announced new campus location.

Office hours

Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Undergraduate advising appointments

Monday - Thursday: 9:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

We are closed to appointments and calls on Fridays.

Undergraduate programs advising

  • Bachelor of Business Administration - third- and fourth-year students
  • Post-baccalaureate diplomas
  • Certificates, diplomas
Rien Okawa Supervisor, Program Advising   250-371-5684
Elaine Corea Program Advisor   250-371-5867
Natasha Langevin Program Advisor   250-852-7296
Breanna Tate Program Advisor   250-371-5694
Claire Irvine Advising Assistant   250-828-5060

Graduate programs advising

  • Graduate Diploma in Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Environmental Economics and Management
  • Master of Science in Environmental Economics and Management

General program inquiries

Prospective students:
Current students:
Toll-free: 1-877-663-4087

Heidi Milovick Director IB2034 250-852-7297
Monica Macaulay Coordinator   778-471-8391
Tomi Owoyemi Coordinator   250-828-5373
Denise King Coordinator   250-828-5278
Shelley Lee Program Assistant   250-852-7635

Open Learning program advising

  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Real Estate Management
  • Bachelor of Public Administration
  • Post-baccalaureate Certificates, Diplomas
  • Certificates, Diplomas
Tony Kuczma OL Program Advisor OL440C 250-852-6830
TBA OL program Advisor OL337C 250-852-6442

Co-operative education advising

Bachelor of Business Adminsitration, Co-operation Education Option

Jamie Noakes Business Co-op Coordinator OM1712B 250-377-6115