Orientation and Transitions

Orientation and Transitions offers a multitude of educational experiences for new-to-TRU students, providing insights on all aspects of university life. The goal is to support students with academic, personal, and social success. The team plans TRU Orientation, email communications to new-to-TRU students with just-in-time information, and social functions.

Location: OM 1241
Hours: Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Phone: 250-371-5942
orientation@tru.ca (for orientation inquiries)
studentlife@tru.ca (for transitions inquiries)

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