Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Student Success Stories

Our students are truly inspiring. By sharing their stories of success in education and in life, we celebrate our part in helping them find their TRU.

Matt Putra used his BComm degree as a springboard to a new career and got a head start on his accounting designation.

Chad Griffiths, a graduate of Open Learning's General Studies program, talks about returning to TRU to pursue his MBA online with an eye to future opportunities.

Share Your Story

Have a story to share? We love hearing about how our students have met their goals through flexible education options, and we hope you’ll consider sharing your journey with us. (We won’t publish your story without your permission.)

Please email with the following details.

Your Name
Program/Course Taken

What was your motivation to attend Open Learning and pursue distance studies?

What did you accomplish through your studies that makes you proud?

What challenges, if any, did you overcome to pursue your education?

May we contact you for more information regarding your story?