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Events for Future Students

Creative non-fiction contest for future TRU students

2500 words could get students these words: first year tuition free

Students are about to take a leap by entering university and this year's creative writing non-fiction contest theme is about uncertainty and opportunity. Contestants must submit a self-written creative non-fiction essay of a minimum of 1,500 to a maximum of 2,500 words on the broad topic of "a time they have taken a risk." The deadline to apply is December 15, 2017 at 11:55 pm. Contest details and submission form.

Trades & Technology Thursdays

Every month, TRU hosts Trades and Tech Thursdays to give prospective students of all ages a chance to explore their options in careers that are in high demand. Details and upcoming dates.

Campus Tours

We offer tours by request Monday to Friday, between 9 a.m. and 3 p.m., excluding statutory holidays.

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Upcoming Dates & Dealines

December 15 - Applications for Fall 2018 Entrance Awards open
January 18 - Trades & Tech Thursday - Kamloops
January 31 - BSc Nursing application deadline - Kamloops
February 1 - Respiratory Therapy application deadline
February 15 - Animal Health Technology application deadline
February 15 - Trades & Tech Thursday - Kamloops
March 1 - Engineering Transfer application deadline
March 1 - Entrance Awards application deadline
March 24 - Spring Open House - Kamloops
March 31 - BSc Nursing (year 1 & 2) application deadline - Williams Lake
March 31 - Practical Nursing application deadline - Williams Lake
March 31 - Guaranteed Housing Deadline - Kamloops