Business and Economics

Advising and Support

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

COVID-19 notice

Our advising offices are providing both face-to-face and virtual student services for Fall 2021 semester.  

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 Friday, 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.

Location: OM 1120

Other inquiries

Undergraduate Advising Form 

Location: OLARA 140


Office hours

Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Undergraduate advising appointments

Monday - Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.


Undergraduate programs advising

  • Bachelor of Business Administration - third- and fourth-year students
  • Post-baccalaureate diplomas
  • Certificates, diplomas
Rien Okawa Supervisor, Program Advising  ARA 105 250-371-5684
Corbin Marcotte Program Advisor  ARA 109 250-828-5237
Elisabeth Janus Program Advisor  ARA 107 250-371-5694
Rony Busviah Program Advisor - Term  ARA 104 250-828-5148
Lydia Rungen Program Advisor - Term  ARA 102  
  Program Advisor - Term  ARA 110  
Claire Irvine Advising Assistant  ARA 140 250-828-5060
Brianna Owens Advising Assistant - Term  ARA 140  

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 Administration, Co-operation Education Option

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