What to Expect at TRU
You'll meet the world
TRU is a tapestry of cultures. We welcome over 1,750 students from more than 75 countries to campus each year.
You'll travel the world
Opportunities abound for you to travel while you study — there are dozens of countries to choose from.
You'll learn by doing
Larissa Pepper used the co-op program to get first-hand experience in a variety of industries. She went on to enter the work force with experience and a network to help her along the way.
You'll discuss big ideas in small classes
The average class size for lower-level courses is 33. In upper-level courses, it's 29.
You'll do amazing research
Felicia Girouard, a major in international business, used her $4,500 grant to conduct a survey.
Timothy Crowe took part in research looking for bacteria capable of producing new and effective antibiotics.
You'll work with great instructors
Our faculty members get to know you by name, care about your success, and share their passion for learning. Over 400 faculty members teach at TRU, in eight different faculties and schools of study. Their commitment is simple: to help you get the most out of university.
You'll get your game face on
TRU Athletics covers soccer, volleyball, basketball, baseball, rugby, running, curling and swimming. You can count on our mascot Wolfie to lead the cheer.
You'll have incredible classmates
Stephen Syme is big on tiny
Shawna-Rae McLean is changing the world
You'll join a club
There's a hundred to choose from — one for almost every interest
You'll find your path
Whatever place you’re starting from, you can find your path at TRU. We open doors with options like open admission and Open Learning. We expand horizons with our breadth of exceptional programs — from certificates and apprenticeships to bachelor’s and master’s degrees.