Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Final Exams

The final assessment for an OL course is either an invigilated written final exam or a final project, whichever one is specified in the course description.

Final exams are held in:

  1. OL exam centres throughout BC
  2. Canadian Invigilator Network (CIN) centres throughout Canada
  3. Other supervised locations approved by OL

Apply to write a final exam

See the OL exams schedule for exam session dates and application deadlines. Choose a session prior to your course completion date and apply before the exam application deadline:

  • If you reside in Canada, apply through your myTRU Student account:
    • Log in to myTRU Student
    • Under Open Learning Services, click Exam applications
    • When the list opens, click Add an Exam Request
    • Choose the exam application that applies to your situation
  • If you reside more than 100 kilometres from one of our approved centres:
    • Download and print the Statement of Presiding Supervisor application
    • Fill out Part A, and find a supervisor to fill out Part B. Your supervisor must be someone who is employed in a learning institution, fluent in written and spoken English and not related to you.
    • Set up a date to write the exam within our exam session dates and before the application deadline.
  • If you intend to write your exam outside Canada, please contact the OL Exams department.
  • If you need accommodations, register with Accessibility Services at least four weeks before the exam application deadline. Then submit the Statement of Presiding Supervisor application, making sure to check the "Special Accommodations" box.

Before you apply for or write your final exam, read the examination regulations and policies. If you have questions, contact the OL Exams department.

OL exams schedule

Exam Session Application Deadline
Jan. 8–14 Dec. 10, 2018
Feb. 5–11 Jan. 14, 2019
March 5–11 Feb. 11, 2019
April 9–15 March 18, 2019
May 7–13 April 15, 2019
June 4–10 May 13, 2019
July 2–8 June 10, 2019
Aug. 6–12 July 15, 2019
Sept. 3–9 Aug. 12, 2019
Oct. 1–7 Sep 9, 2019
Oct. 29–Nov. 4 Oct. 7, 2019
Dec. 3–9 Nov. 12, 2019
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