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You play a key role in guiding students through the university admissions process. We look forward to working with you to help your students decide if the Thompson Rivers University is right for them.

TRU Fall 2021 Educator Update

Upcoming Events for Educators

TRU Virtual Counsellor Conference
Wednesday, October 27, 2021 from 9:30-11:30 a.m.

Register for the Virtual Educators Conference

School counsellors, educators and career professionals are invited to join us virtually for an annual professional development morning focusing on TRU programs, services and important updates for the coming year.

TRU Mix, Mingle and Jingle holiday update and network gathering for high school educators.
December 10, 2021 at the Kamloops Campus

Events for Future Students

Fall 2022 Future Student Timeline





  • Explore your TRU program options
  • October 1 – Applications open for Fall 2022
    • tru.ca/apply (program deadlines vary)
    • Application Fee $31.02
    • Submit:
      • Interim & final high school transcripts
      • Post-secondary transcripts (if applicable)
      • Supporting documents (if applicable)
        Need help? Visit tru.ca/transcript
  • Offer of admission
    • Accept your seat offer
  • Pay your tuition deposit
    • $300 for non-competitive programs
    • $500 for limited and competitive admissions programs
  • March 1 – Entrance Scholarship applications due
  • March 1 – Deadline for guaranteed first year housing*
    • tru.ca/housing
      *Apply directly out of high school and secure a guaranteed space in North Tower or McGill Residence.
  • May – Timetable your courses
    • Create your conflict-free fall and winter course plan
    • Reach out to Academic Advising for selection assistance
  • Mid-June – Register in your fall and winter semester courses
  • September 3 – Fall semester tuition due
  • September 7 – TRU Orientation 2022

Print the TRU Future Student Timeline

Meet TRU's Future Students Team

  • Lex Lex Edwards
    Qelmúcw Student Recruiter-Advisor

    Indigenous, SD58, SD74 & Territories

  • Courtney Courtney Charlton
    Student Recruiter-Advisor

    Vancouver Island & Sunshine Coast

  • Meghan Meghan Hayre
    Student Recruiter-Advisor

    SD27, Fraser Valley, Lower Mainland & Greater and Metro Vancouver, Sea to Sky

  • Suzette Suzette Prince
    Qelmúcw Student Recruiter-Advisor

    Indigenous, SD58, SD74 & Territories

  • Alina Alina Sopizhuk
    Student Recruiter-Advisor

    Okanagan & Kootenays

  • Margo Margo Beitel
    Student Recruiter-Advisor

    Northern BC & Out of Province

  • Lachlan Lachlan Todd
    Digital Recruitment Coordinator

  • Kyri Kyri Alves
    Manager, Future Students

Who Can Help You?

Future Students Office
  • Program exploration
  • Application process and status
  • General TRU questions
  • Campus vists
  • School visits and events

Old Main 1468
9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Monday to Friday


Academic Advising
  • Contact after you have accepted your offer
  • Develop and maintain academic plan
  • Academic policies and regulations

Contact Advising

How to Apply
Career Talks
Virtual Presentation

Regional Contacts

Indigenous Student Inquiries and Supports

Lex and Suzette

SD 73 (Thompson Okanagan)

Barriere Secondary
Clearwater Secondary
NorKam Senior Secondary
Sa-Hali Secondary
Sun Peaks Secondary Academy

Chase Secondary
Kamloops Christian School
Kamloops Open Online Learning - @KOOL
Logan Lake Secondary
Twin Rivers Education Centre
Valleyview Secondary
Westsyde Secondary

Kamloops School of the Arts
South Kamloops Secondary
St. Ann's Secondary

SD 74 (Gold Trail)

Lex and Suzette

David Stoddart School
Desert Sands Community School
Gold Trail Distributed Learning
Lillooet Secondary School
Sk'il Mountain Community School

SD 27 (Cariboo, Chilcotin)

GROW (Graduation Routes Other Ways) and Skyline
Peter Skene Ogden Secondary
Lake City Secondary

SD 22 (Vernon)

Charles Bloom Secondary
Clarence Fulton Secondary
Kalamalka Secondary
Vernon Christian School
Vernon Secondary
WL Seaton Secondary

SD 58 (Nicola-Similkameen)

Lex and Suzette

Merritt Secondary
Princeton Secondary
SCIDES (South Central Interior Distance Education School)

SD 83 (North Okangan Shuswap)

AL Fortune Secondary
Pleasant Valley Secondary

Eagle River Secondary
Salmon Arm Secondary

Okanagan (including Central Okanagan, Okanagan Similkameen, Okanagan Skaha, Boundary)


Kootenay (including Southeast, Rocky Mountain, Kootenay and Arrow Lakes, Revelstoke, Kootenay-Columbia)

Northern BC

Lower Mainland (including Fraser Valley, Sea to Sky, Greater and Metro Vancouver)

Vancouver Island and Sunshine Coast

Out of Province (excluding territories)


Lex and Suzette

Counsellor Mailing List

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