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Study Abroad Support Sessions

Have you attended a Study Abroad Information Session? Are you stuck on your application?

Get help from peers who have been in your shoes. If you have one question or 45, bring your lunch and get answers!

  • Each session runs for four hours (one hour during summer sessions)
  • Drop in anytime during the four hours
  • Receive support for ISEP and Bilateral applications
  • Ask "How to" questions
  • Ask about the Pe-Departure and needed steps to go abroad
  • Print a copy of each application form and bring to sessions you will be attending
  • Sessions are casual and support students with filling in the blanks
  • Students can also message us on Facebook @ TRU Study Abroad

All support sessions follow an information session

Fall 2018 Support Sessions

These sessions support the following:

  • Outbound students needing assistance with their Horizons Online application.
  • How to prepare a course equivalency proposal for your program advisor
  • Special Faculty Information Sessions including Arts, Business, Tourism and Science

If you do have more questions over the summer break, we invite you to message our team of Ambassadors thru our TRU Study Abroad Facebook page.

Need help, do not hesitate to check in with our team. We are here to help you!


Facebook Events

Study Abroad oversees a number of events each semester to support new and potential outbound exchange students, promotion to potential high school students and their parents, and assist in recruitment special events with TRU recruiters. To see a full listing of upcoming special events, visit our Facebook Events page.

Photo contests, blog contest, Instagram contests ... video contests. You name it. We want you to win some great prizes. Share your story with us for a chance to win!


Global Competency

TRU Global Competency allows student to earn formal recog nition for their intercultural and international experiences from Study Abroad, to learning a second language, to volunteer work.

Orientation Session

Create your own global experience at TRU!