Students come first

We help you make a real difference in people’s lives by supporting your goal of becoming a health care professional. Regardless of which path you choose, TRU health care programs will provide the foundation for a successful and dynamic career.

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School of Nursing

Nurses are the heart
of health care

They have the abililty to make a difference in someone's life each and every day. In addition to providing care and compassion, nurses also assess, teach, advocate and inspire.

Why nursing?

We are committed to ensuring Indigenous students have a strong foundation for a successful career in health care.
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Students and faculty have the opportunity to stretch their nursing knowledge with programs in Belize, Samoa and Lesotho.
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Our new building

A purpose-built three-storey home to TRU’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Nursing and Health Care Assistant programs will open at the beginning of 2020.


Nursing News

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Camp balances fun and higher priorities

TRU Aboriginal Science and Health Science Camp is also a growth opportunity for the chaperones and instructors, as it is for campers.

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TRU makes textbooks free and available online

Eight faculty members have been approved to create materials that could save a combined 2,200 students upwards of $250,000 a year.

Outstanding graduate students awarded entrance scholarships

Four graduate students have been awarded prestigious federal entrance awards valued at $17,500 each.