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Thompson Rivers University 50th Anniversary
Thompson Rivers University 50th Anniversary

North Tower

North Tower

Home to over 570 students, our modern, 11-storey tower has some of the best views in the city. Each private bedroom includes a desk, chair, double XL bed, TV and overhead lighting. Floors are co-ed, but individual units are either all female or all male. Choose either a two- or four-bedroom suite.

North Tower ammenities

  • High-speed internet (wireless)
  • Cable TV
  • Heat, hot water and electricity included
  • Resident advisor support and planned social activities
  • 24-hour front desk reception
  • Security card access
  • Secure bike storage
  • Common lounges on most floors and larger kitchen areas on first, second, fifth and tenth floors
  • Lobby, patio with large BBQ, and large common area on first floor
  • 24-hour fitness area
  • Storage and laundry facilities

North Tower

North Tower 2-Bedroom Residence

Board Room

Lounge

Games Room

Two-bedroom suite

Bedroom
  • Double XL bed
  • Desk and work area with chair
  • Cable television
  • Wireless internet
  • Dresser
  • Closet space with rack
Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Full-size refrigerator
  • Kitchen table and chairs
  • Preparation area complete with sink and storage area
Bathroom
  • Stand-up shower
  • Toilet
  • Sink

Four-bedroom suite

Bedroom
  • Double XL bed
  • Desk and work area with chair
  • Cable television
  • Wireless internet
  • Dresser
  • Closet space with rack
Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Two full-size refrigerators
  • Chest freezer
  • Kitchen table and chairs
  • Preparation area complete with sink and storage area
Bathrooms
  • Stand-up shower
  • Toilet
  • Sink

Two-bedroom deluxe suite

  • Double XL bed
  • Larger room with 11th-floor view
  • Desk and work area with chair
  • Cable television
  • Wireless internet
  • Dresser
  • Closet space with rack
Kitchenette
  • Microwave
  • Full-size refrigerator
  • Kitchen table and chairs
  • Preparation area complete with sink and storage area
Bathroom
  • Stand-up shower
  • Toilet
  • Sink

private bedroom

two bedroom

four bedroom

bathroom

Multipurpose room

Our multipurpose room comes with chairs, tables, projector screen and surround-sound system. Conveniently located next to one of our common kitchens, this is a great room for potluck events, late night study sessions, celebrating a friend's birthday or any of the events organized by the RAs and Residents’ Council teams.

Patio and barbecue

With an eight-foot barbecue open year-round, you can enjoy the evening with friends on our patio and take in the spectacular view of the Thompson Rivers from September through to April.

Studio

A perfect space for yoga, dancing or meditation. The studio has a view of the Thompson Rivers and the city of Kamloops.

Cardio room

Located on the 10th floor and overlooking the breathtaking Thompson Rivers, the cardio room is equipped with the essentials to ensure a complete and satisfying cardio workout.

TV lounge

Our comfortable lounges come complete with a large-screen television, leather couches, chairs and tables, with views overlooking the city. Perfect for get-togethers with friends, movie nights or board-game nights, these rooms can be found throughout the building.

Study lounge

Located in a quiet environment, each lounge has wireless internet access and is perfect for group or individual study sessions.

Common kitchens

There are four common kitchens located throughout the building to use at your leisure. Each kitchen is open 24 hours a day and is equipped with two stoves, double sink, counter space, tables and chairs, and vending machines.

Laundry room

Our laundry room is available to residents 24 hours a day. With energy-saving, front-loading washers and dryers, all residents have to do is load up their card right in the laundry room — no more fumbling around for change.






Academic year (September 5, 2020 - April 25, 2021)

In order to apply for housing a non-refundable $100 application fee is required.

All rates include a $50 mandatory residence life activity fee which is non-refundable.

Two-bedroom suite
OptionAmountDue date
1 $7,950 June 15
2 $5,670 June 15
$2,430 Nov. 15
Four-bedroom suite
OptionAmountDue date
1 $7,950 June 15
2 $5,670 June 15
$2,430 Nov. 15
Two-bedroom deluxe suite
OptionAmountDue date
1 $8,750 June 15
2 $6,230 June 15
$2,670 Nov. 15
One-bedroom suite
OptionAmountDue date
1 $8,900 June 15
2 $6,335 June 15
$2,715 Nov. 15
Academic year cancellation policy
DateCancellation Fee
Before June 15 Full refund of residence fees
June 15 – Aug. 1 $500 cancellation fee
Aug. 1 – move-in day $1,000 cancellation fee
After move-in day – Dec. 1 $1,500 cancellation fee + cost of days stayed
After Dec. 1 $2,500 cancellation fee + cost of days stayed

Winter semester (Jan. 3, 2021 - April 25, 2021)

In order to apply for housing a non-refundable $100 application fee is required.

All rates include a $25 mandatory residence life activity fee which is non-refunable.

Two-bedroom suite
OptionAmountDue date
1 $3,975 Nov. 15
Four-bedroom suite
OptionAmountDue date
1 $3,975 Nov. 15
Two-bedroom deluxe suite
OptionAmountDue date
1 $4,375 Nov. 15
One-bedroom suite
OptionAmountDue date
1 $4,450 Nov. 15
Winter semester cancellation policy
DateCancellation Fee
Before Nov. 15 Full refund of residence fees
Nov. 15 – Dec. 1 $500 cancellation fee
Dec. 1 – Dec. 15 $1,500 cancellation fee
Dec. 15 - move-in day $2,500 cancellation fee
After move-in day $2,500 cancellation fee + cost of days stayed

Summer semester (May 3, 2020 - Aug. 8, 2020)

In order to apply for housing a non-refundable $100 application fee is required.

Two-bedroom suite
OptionAmountDue date
1 $2,800 April 15
2 $700 April 15
$700 May 15
$700 June 15
$700 July 15
One-bedroom suite
OptionAmountDue date
1 $3,500 April 15
2 $875 April 15
$875 May 15
$875 June 15
$875 July 15
Summer semester cancellation policy
DateCancellation Fee
Before April 1 Full refund of residence fees
April 1 – April 30 $500 cancellation fee
Aug. 30 – move-in day $1,000 cancellation fee
After move-in day $2,000 cancellation fee + cost of days stayed

Payment methods

MethodDetailsHow
Bill payee We offer an online banking option for the following financial institutions:
• BMO
• CIBC
• HSBC
• RBC
• Scotia Bank
• TD
• Desjardin
• National Bank
• PC Financial
To add the Residence as a bill payee search for “TRU Residence” and select the payee titled “TRU – RESIDENCE AND CONFERENCE CENTRE”. Please ensure to add your six-digit account number.

Please do not use the payee listed as “TRU - MCGILL RESIDENCE” or “THOMPSON RIVERS UNIVERSITY”.

To identify your payment, you will be prompted to type in your Account Number which is located on the home page of your My Housing Portal. You can also find this number in the top right hand corner of your invoice.

Please note: This payment may not be reflected on your Residence account instantly, and may take more than five business days.
Online Interac Online Interac is available for the following financial institutions and can be paid through the My Housing Portal:
• Scotia Bank
• Toronto Dominion (TD)
• Royal Bank of Canada (RBC)
• Bank of Montreal (BMO)
• First Nations Bank of Canada
Please log in to your Residence Portal and click the “ACCOUNTS” tab. You will be directed to our online payment page.

Please note: Daily banking limits will apply. If you have Visa Debit or Debit MasterCard you will not be able to make an online Interac payment.
Money order, certified cheque, or bank draft Please make your money order, certified cheque or bank draft out to “CLC – TRU”

Send via courier to the address below:
Attn: Residence Manager
1025 University Drive
Kamloops, BC
V2C 0E1
Obtain from your financial institution.
International payment Pay through NorthStar in your native currency and it will be transferred to Residence in Canadian dollars. International students can click on the link below to pay in your native currency: NorthStar Payment 

Please note: This payment may not be reflected on your Residence account instantly, and may take more than five business days.
Cash or debit, or credit in person Please visit the Residence to make your payment. TRU Housing: North Tower
1025 University Drive
Kamloops, BC
V2C 0E1
Credit card Pay NorthStar and it will be transferred to Residence. NorthStar Payment

Please note: This payment may not be reflected on your Residence account instantly, and may take more than five business days.

Payments must be made directly to the Residence via one of the above listed options and cannot be paid to the institution. Payments made to the institution in error will be applied to any outstanding balances on your account with the institution.

By proceeding with your residence application, you hereby acknowledge that you understand and agree to the termination and cancellation policy.

Contact

1025 University Drive,
Kamloops, BC
V2C 0E1
Phone: 250-852-6296
Fax: 250-852-6265
info@truresidence.ca

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