Bob Gaglardi School of Business and Economics

Advising and Support

We offer program advising and support services for prospective and current students.


COVID-19 notice

Our advising offices are providing both face-to-face and virtual student services for Fall 2021 semester.  

For the most accurate and up-to-date information regarding COVID-19 at TRU, please visit TRU COVID-19 Response.


Undergraduate programs advising

First and second year BBA students

Office hours: Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Phone: 250-828-5075
Advising@tru.ca
Location: OM 1120

Other undergraduate program students

Third- and fourth-year BBA
Post-baccalaureate diplomas
Certificates, diploma

Phone: 250-828-5060
Location: ARA140, OLARA Building
Office hours: Monday - Friday: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Face-to-face, phone, and virtual appointment options are available.

 Undergraduate Advising Form

 

NamePositionOfficePhone
Rien Okawa Supervisor, Undergraduate Program Advising  ARA 105 250-371-5684
Corbin Marcotte Program Advisor  ARA 109 250-828-5237
Rony Busviah Program Advisor  ARA 104 250-828-5148
Lydia Rungen Program Advisor   ARA 102 250-371-5867
Mullaivananathan Chinnasamy Program Advisor   ARA 110 250-852-7296
Kat Ranta Advising Assistant  ARA 106 250-852-7635
Eric Rankin Advising Assistant  ARA 106 250-828-5373
Ernest Kwok Advising Assistant  ARA 140 778-471-5844

Graduate programs advising

  • Graduate Diploma in Business Administration
  • Master of Business Administration
  • Master of Environmental Economics and Management
  • Master of Science in Environmental Economics and Management

General program inquiries

Prospective students: mba@tru.ca
Current students: sobegraduateadvising@tru.ca
Toll-free: 1-877-663-4087

NamePositionOfficePhone
Heidi Milovick Director IB2034 250-852-7297
Denise King Coordinator ARA112 250-828-5278
Monica Macaulay Coordinator ARA113 778-471-8391
Keisha Morong Coordinator ARA108 250-371-5864
Viet Bach Nguyen Coordinator ARA111 250-371-5652
Kara Bond Advising Assistant ARA106 250-371-5763

Open Learning program advising

  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Bachelor of Real Estate Management
  • Bachelor of Public Administration
  • Post-baccalaureate Certificates, Diplomas
  • Certificates, Diplomas
NamePositionOfficePhoneEmail
Tony Kuczma OL Program Advisor OL440C 250-852-6830 AdvisorA@tru.ca
TBA OL program Advisor OL337C 250-852-6442 AdvisorA@tru.ca

Co-operative education advising

Bachelor of Business Administration, Co-operation Education Option

NamePositionOfficePhoneEmail
Jamie Noakes Business Co-op Coordinator OM1712B 250-377-6115 jnoakes@tru.ca