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Thompson Rivers University

Undergraduate Admissions

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Submitting an online application requires a credit card to pay the application fee.

Once you begin an online application, you can save it and return as often as you like prior to your final submission.

Alternately, you can print an application form. A completed form can be delivered to Enrolment Services; however, this may result in processing delays.

Application Fee

Canadian citizen or permanent resident: $32.27

International applicants: $100.00

*Application fees are non-refundable

Application Deadlines

TRU begins accepting applications for most programs on October 1.

Unless noted below as a program-specific deadline, deadlines to apply for admission are as follows. Not all programs have winter and summer intakes. Applicants who apply by these deadlines, and submit all required documentation, will receive an admission decision prior to the start of registration. Some programs will continue to accept applications beyond these deadlines where space is available.

Intake Application deadline
Fall (September) May 1
Winter (January) September 1
Summer (May) January 1
Program-specific application deadlines
Program Application Deadline
Bachelor of Education, Elementary January 15 Fall (September) intake only
Bachelor of Science in Nursing January 31
Respiratory Therapy Diploma February 1
Veterinary Technology Diploma February 1
Juris Doctor (Law) February 10
Bachelor of Education (Secondary) Extended until all seats are filled
Bachelor of Social Work February 28
Trades Foundation and Apprenticeship Programs Intake dates vary. Applications are accepted year-round.
Graduate programs Intake dates and application deadlines vary. See Graduate Studies for details.

Application deadlines that fall on a weekend or a statutory holiday will be extended to the next working day.

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TRU Law Admissions

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