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Adult Basic Education

Upgrade tuition-free

Tuition is now free (applicable fees still apply) for students accessing Adult Basic Education (campus or distance) or English as a Second Language. Low-income students can apply for a grant to cover books, a bus pass, and additional university fees.
*BC residents only for distance programs

Is going to university your goal? Adult Basic Education at TRU can help get you there. Students aiming to achieve specific high school course requirements for TRU programs can take Adult Basic Education (U-Prep) courses in English, math, sciences, computing, business, and social sciences to upgrade or complete these requirements.

If you are applying to an Open Admission program (Arts, Business, Science, Fine Arts & Computing Science) you may be able to start your first year while taking U-Prep courses.

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Adult Basic Education (tuition-free) Campus
English as a Second Language (tuition-free) Campus
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Adult Basic Education (tuition-free) Distance
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