Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Final Exams

OL Exams

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

Final exams are held in:

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

Apply to write your exam

See the OL exam sessions schedule for dates and application deadlines. Choose a session that is prior to your course completion date and apply prior to the exam application deadline by submitting one of the following forms:

  • If you live in Canada, please submit an exam application through your myTRU account:
    • Log in to myTRU
    • Click Open Learning Student Tab
    • Click Exam Applications link on the right, toward the bottom
    • Click Add an Exam Request
    • Follow the prompt depending on your location
  • If you live more than 100km 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, who is fluent in written and spoken English and who is not related to you.
    • You must set up the date to write the exam within our exam session dates and before the application deadline.
  • Students intending to write their examination outside of Canada are required to contact TRU-OL Examinations.
  • 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 off the "Special Accommodations" box.

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

OL exam schedule

2018
Exam SessionApplication Deadline
Jan 10–15 Dec 11, 2018
Feb 1–5 Jan 8, 2018
Mar 7–12 Feb 13, 2018
Apr 4–9 Mar 12, 2018
May 9–14 Apr 16, 2018
Jun 6–11 May 14, 2018
Jul 4–9 Jun 11, 2018
Aug 8–13 Jul 16, 2018
Sept 5–10 Aug 13, 2018
Oct 10–15 Sept 17, 2018
Nov 1–5 Oct 9, 2018
Dec 5–10 Nov 13, 2018
2019
Exam SessionApplication Deadline
Jan 8–14 Dec 10, 2018
Feb 5–11 Jan 14, 2019
Mar 5–11 Feb 11, 2019
Apr 9–15 Mar 18, 2019
May 7–13 Apr 15, 2019
Jun 4–10 May 13, 2019
Jul 2–8 Jun 10, 2019
Aug 6–12 Jul 15, 2019
Sept 3–9 Aug 12, 2019
Oct 1–7 Sep 9, 2019
Oct–Nov 29–4 Oct 7, 2019
Dec 3–9 Nov 12, 2019