Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Program Admission

To earn a TRU credential in an Open Learning program, you must apply for admission.

Apply online

  1. Find the Open Learning program that best suits your career and academic goals. Ensure you meet the program's admission requirements before applying.
  2. Apply online. International applicants must apply by mail or fax below.
  3. Select the current Open Learning term.
  4. Submitting an online application requires a credit card to pay the application fee.
  5. Once you begin an online application, you can save it and return as often as you like prior to your final submission. Your application will remain active for one year.

Apply by mail or fax

  1. Complete the application form
  2. Mail the form and payment to:
    Thompson Rivers University
    Enrolment Services
    805 TRU Way
    Kamloops, BC
    V2C OC8
    Canada

  3. Or fax the form to 1-250-371-5960 and pay your fees online using myTRU.
Transcripts

Where applicable, arrange to have your official transcript(s) mailed to the address above from the issuing institution(s). Transfer credit and/or prior learning assessment and recognition may help you reach your educational goals sooner.

Program plan

Once all documents and fees have been received, your application is considered complete. A program advisor will assess your documents and create a program plan for you. The program plan outlines the transfer credit that has been awarded and how it has been applied to your program. It will also provide you with a summary of how many credits are required and what courses you need to take in order to earn your TRU credential in an Open Learning program.

Financial Assistance

Financial assistance may be available whether you are studying part-time or full-time. See Student Awards and Financial Support for more information.