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Thompson Rivers University

Academic Supports

Discover how we can help you achieve academic success:

Faculty of Student Development

Academic Advising

TRU offers students access to a variety of advising teams happy to assist you with your educational planning.

Indigenous Student Development


Cplul’kw’ten is a friendly and inviting Indigenous centre that provides information on all aspects of university life and doubles as space to socialize, study or just take a break from your day. It is truly a home away from home.

TRU's International Student Advisors (ISAs) provide personal counseling for international students both before your arrival in Canada and during your program.

Faculty of Student Development

Assessment Centre

We're open year-round to facilitate appropriate placement in courses and programs, to coordinate or invigilate exams for other educational institutions and outside agencies, and to administer entry assessments for admission to TRU programs.

Faculty of Student Development

Tests and Exams

Book a test or final exam with Accessibility Services.

The Thompson Rivers University Library advances inquiry, discovery and engagement by providing the TRU Community with quality resources, services and technologies to support teaching, learning and research.

Faculty of Student Development

The Writing Centre

Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, the Writing Centre can assist you by providing feedback on your writing.

Bob Gaglardi School of Business and Economics

Bob Gaglardi School of Business and Economics Help Centre

Our staff of skilled academic advisors can help you with program and course selection; determining a career path after graduation; or information on special program options such as service learning, cooperative education, or completing an honours degree.

English for Academic Purposes

Language Learning Centre

The ESL Department's Language Learning Centre, located in OM2517, offers support, workshops, events and the English Conversation Club meets there. It is also a welcoming space for students on campus to feel connected and supported.

School of Education

Graduate Programs in Education Success Centre

The Graduate Programs in Education Success Centre provides one-on-one support for students taking both campus and Open Learning courses and also offers a series of workshops and events each semester. It is located in AE305 and appointments are booked through Moodle.

Faculty of Student Development

Student Success Courses

We offer five one-credit elective student success courses that provide a strong foundation for university achievement.

Faculty of Student Development

Accessibility Services

We provide academic accommodations and services to all eligible TRU students, both on campus and Open Learning.

Faculty of Science

Science Help Centre

The Science Help Centre is a free service for students that is staffed by science faculty and upper-level students.

Faculty of Student Development

Supplemental Learning

Supplemental Learning (SL) is academic support linked to challenging introductory courses.

Faculty of Student Development

PACE: The Pack Academic Edge

PACE sets out to give student athletes the opportunity to connect with one another, PACE leaders and institutional resources in a supportive academic setting.


Study Spaces

Book your group study room in the library.

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