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Department of University and Employment Preparation
Courses are designed for adult learners and delivered in small, student-centred classes through teaching methods that accommodate students' life experience and learning styles.
Courses are offered at the Kamloops, Williams Lake and other regional campuses.
Complete a course to meet requirements for a TRU program. We offer courses in:
- First Nations Studies
- Student Success
This diploma is equivalent to Adult Dogwoood.
Specific training and employment information for students with cognitive disabilities. Programs include:
- Kitchen Assistant
- Retail Worker
- Career Exploration
The University Prep Centre and High School Homework Help
Due to COVID-19, all University Prep Centre services are now available online through Moodle accounts.
Students can access the University Prep Centre (Old Main 2551) during daytime hours as a quiet place to work and study, with Instructors and Teaching Assistants available to help.
The P.A.U.L. Initiative offers tutoring support for high school students in grades 8 to 12. Live online sessions for tutoring in mathematics, sciences, and English are held weekly on Tuesdays from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm; click here to join. Or, to make an appointment, contact Jane Horton at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The P.A.U.L. Initiative is named in honour of Paul Jubinville, one of our first volunteer tutors, who passed away of cancer during the first semester of this service.