Thompson Rivers University
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Orientation for new students

TRU orientation helps new students meet their unique needs, learn more about our great campus and meet new people. Start your year off right — attend orientation!


TRU Orientation

Comprehensive orientation for all new-to-TRU students. Meet peers, faculty and staff, explore campus supports and resources, learn about the expectations of your academic program, win prizes and have a fun-filled day.
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International Orientation

Provides new-to-TRU international students with the chance to settle in well before the academic term begins. International orientation will support you academically, provide social and cultural activities that build your university community, and take you off-campus to explore Kamloops.
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Parent and Family Orientation

Join us for an afternoon where faculty, staff and administrators share information and resources to help you support your student on their new journey.
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Graduate Student Orientation

All first-year graduate students are invited to be a part of TRU Orientation day. Specific parts of orientation will be designed with your needs as a graduate student in mind.
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On-Campus Housing

TRU on-campus housing has many activities taking during the weeks leading up to the start of semester — check them out!
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TRU Students' Union

For more information on TRUSU events and activities the first week of the semester and beyond check out their website.
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Volunteer for TRU Orientation

Volunteering helps you develop skills and knowledge, meet other students, staff and faculty, gain great resumé experience and create a fun environment for new students.
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